CHILTERN LEGAL
HOMEABOUT USPRINCIPAL SOLICITORSERVICESTESTIMONIALSCONTACT US

Residential Conveyancing Fees

Legal fees for Sales and Purchases

Property price Fees VAT Total
£0 - £350,000 £750 £150 £900
£350,001 - £550,000 £850 £170 £1,020
£550,001 - £750,000 £950 £190 £1,140
£750,001 -£950,000 £1,100 £220 £1,320
£950,001 - £1,050,000 £1,250 £250 £1,500
£1,050,0001 and over From £1,550 plus VAT


A supplement of £200 plus VAT will be charged on a leasehold sale


A supplement of £1,000 plus VAT will be charged on a leasehold purchase


A supplement of £500 plus VAT on be will be charged on the following:


"Help to Buy", New Build purchases, Freehold purchase with a management company


If the property is unregistered, please add an additional fee of £200 (plus VAT).


Usual Sale Disbursements

Telegraphic Transfer £30*
Case Management £60*
Electronic Identity Verification £5*
Land Registry Documentation £3 per document

*plus VAT

Usual Purchase Disbursements

Telegraphic Transfer £30*
Case Management £60*
Electronic Identity Verification £5*
Searches Pack (to include local, water, environmental and chancel) Cost varies depending on local council - approximately £350 - this will be requested at the start of the transaction
Land Registry Searches £3 per search
Bankruptcy Searches £2 per name
Stamp Duty https://www.tax.service.gov.uk/calculate-stamp-duty-land-tax/#/intro
Land Registry Registration https://www.gov.uk/guidance/hm-land-registry-registration-services-fees

*plus VAT



For re-mortgage transactions the fee is £500 (plus VAT)


For Transfer of Equity transactions, the fee is £500 (plus VAT)


For Transfer of Equity and re-mortgage transactions the fee is £675 (plus VAT)


Voluntary first registration £600 (plus VAT)


Wills Fees

Will Fees VAT Total
Simple Single £230 £40 £270
Simple Joint £350 £70 £420
Wills including a life interest, trust etc - price on application

The fees for Lasting Powers of Attorney are £250 (plus VAT) with an additional £82 Court fee per LPA.

Simple Loan Agreement is £200 (plus VAT).

Simple Declaration of Trust is £250 (plus VAT).

Probate, Company and Commercial property transactions are charged on an hourly basis of £230 (plus VAT) per hour.