Property

We offer legal advice and assistance in the sale and purchase of residential and commercial property, including land, garages, shops, and businesses at a very competitive fee.

For our client’s convenience and peace of mind we offer the following facilities:-

  • Extended opening hours
  • Weekend appointments if possible
  • Prompt call before & after every key stage
  • Competitive Fees
  • E-mail and call return as soon as possible
  • Information given in a clear and simple manner, minimising legal jargon
  • Shariah compliant services
  • Our conveyancing work is undertaken by dedicated and experienced solicitors and caseworkers

We are authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority so your transaction is always protected. All conveyancing matters are dealt with by Mr Fida Chaudhary who is a director and solicitor in the firm and has almost 20 years of experience. Caseworkers may assist Mr Chaudhary, however all conveyancing matters are handled by Mr Chaudhary.

We normally work on a fixed fee basis in conveyancing matters. Our fees are dependent on the type of work undertaken and the circumstances of the case. Please see below our fees for more details.

Residential Property

Transaction

Fees plus Disbursements**

Sale of Residential Property

Legal Fee (Sale of Freehold Property)

£700.00* plus VAT

Legal Fee (Sale of Leasehold Property)

£950.00* plus VAT

Legal Fee (Sale of Property through Auction)

£2000.00* plus VAT

To redeem the mortgage/charge

£200.00 plus VAT (per mortgage/charge if applicable)

To deal with the electronic money transfer

£50.00 plus VAT

To deal with postage and packaging

£25.00 plus VAT

Contribution towards our Professional Indemnity Insurance

£100.00

Purchase of Residential Property

Legal Fee (Purchase of Freehold Property)

£950.00* plus VAT

Legal Fee (Purchase of Leasehold Property)

£1,250.00* plus VAT

To deal with Stamp Duty Land Tax

£100.00 plus VAT

To deal with the electronic money transfer

£50.00 plus VAT

To deal with postage and packaging

£25.00 plus VAT

Contribution towards our Professional Indemnity Insurance

£100.00

Transfer of property within the family (without consideration)

£500.00 plus VAT for transfer from one to one person.

£50.00 plus VAT for each additional transferor/transferee.

Commercial property

Transaction

Legal Fee plus Disbursements**

Other Fees

Assignment of a Lease acting for Assignor/Seller

£800.00* plus VAT

To deal with electronic money transfer: £50.00 plus VAT (per transfer)

To deal with postage and packaging: £25.00 plus VAT

Your contribution towards our Professional Indemnity Insurance £100.00

To deal with Stamp Duty Land Tax £100.00 plus VAT.

Assignment of a Lease  acting for Assignee/Buyer

£1,000.00* plus VAT

Grant of New Lease  acting for Tenant

£1,200.00* plus VAT

Grant of New Lease or Assignment of Lease acting for Landlord

£1,500.00* plus VAT

*If the value of the property is more than £500,000 then our fee will be increased by £100.00 per additional £100,000.00  increase in purchase price.

*For all conveyancing transactions (residential and commercial) we will charge an additional £100.00 per additional Vendor/Purchaser/Landlord.

*If we are required to deal with a Rent Deposit Deed, Head Lease, Deed of Covenants we will charge additional £200.00 – £500.00 plus VAT.

*Our fees are based on the assumption that the transaction is standard transaction and falls within our anticipated time to be spent which is as follows: in Residential conveyancing: Freehold sale 2-3 hours, Freehold purchase 3-4 hours, transfer without consideration up to 2 hours, Leasehold sale 3-4 hours and Leasehold purchase 4-5 hours. In commercial transactions: assignment of Lease acting for the Seller 3-4 hours, acting for the Tenant for assignment and grant of new Lease 4-5 hours and acting for the Landlord for grant of new Lease 3-5 hours. Furthermore, we anticipate that there are no unforeseen matters arising including for example (but not limited to) a defect in title which requires remedying prior to completion or the preparation of additional documents ancillary to the main transaction. The transaction is concluded in a timely manner and no unforeseen complications arise. All parties to the transaction are co-operative and there is no unreasonable delay. No indemnity policies are required. The property is registered. We are not required to deal with Notice to Complete. If the work does not fall within the above assumption then any additional work will be charged on hourly rates stated below or in our Client Care Letter.

**Disbursements – Disbursements are costs related to your matter that are payable to third parties. We handle the payment of the disbursements on your behalf to ensure a smoother process. There are certain disbursements which will be set out in the individual lease relating to the Property. Some of the disbursements which we anticipate will apply are set out separately below.
This list is not exhaustive and other disbursements may apply depending on the transaction, however we advise you on the specific fees upon instruction.

If any of the above work is undertaken on an hourly basis that our standard hourly rates are as follows:-

Solicitor Grade

Hourly Rates

A - Solicitors and legal executives with over 8 years’ experience

£450.00

B - Solicitors and legal executives with over 4 years’ experience

£350.00

C- Other solicitors or legal executives and fee earners with 1 to 4 years’ experience

£300.00

D - Trainee solicitors, paralegals and other fee earners

£250.00