Conveyancing Costs

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Taunton Solicitors are happy to provide you with a detailed conveyancing estimate for your house sale, house purchase or re-mortgage, via email, telephone or our interactive conveyancing quote.

Simply by way of example, we set out below the likely fees for a straight forward transaction of each type, involving a mortgage, in the Taunton area with a single purchaser (not a first time buyer):

FREEHOLD SALE at £295,000

Legal Charges

625.00

Plus VAT @ 20%

125.00

Land Registry Title Documents

9.00

Bank Transfer Fee (to redeem mortgage, if applicable – inc VAT)

48.00

ID verification fee (£8 plus VAT per person)

9.60

Bank verification check (£15 plus VAT)

18.00

Total

834.60

FREEHOLD PURCHASE at £295,000

Legal Charges

650.00

Plus VAT @ 20%

130.00

Searches

170.00

Land Registry Official Searches

5.00

Bank Transfer Fee (including VAT)

48.00

Fee for Land Transaction Return (including VAT)

66.00

Land Registration Fee

135.00

Stamp Duty Land Tax payable

4750.00

ID verification fee (£8 plus VAT per person)

9.60

Total

5,897.60

RE-MORTGAGE OF FREEHOLD at £295,000

Legal Charges

350.00

Plus VAT @ 20%

70.00

Land Registry Title Documents

6.00

No Search Indemnity Policy

29.00

Land Registration Fee

40.00

Bank Transfer Fee (to redeem mortgage, if applicable – inc VAT)

48.00

ID verification fee (£8 plus VAT per person)

9.60

Bank verification check (£15 plus VAT)

18.00

Total

570.60

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