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What Will it Cost?

What Will it Cost?

The Probate Process

The costs can usually be agreed at between 1% to 1.5% of the value of the estate plus VAT. In addition to that there will also be court fees payable to the probate registry. Currently these average at £155 however there are government proposals for these to be significantly increased in the near future, so please contact us to discuss this further.

Please also contact us to discuss obtaining a more detailed cost estimate as we are more than happy to discuss the likely costs and provide you with an initial us went, entirely free of charge and without any obligation.

All of the Probate work will either be carried out by Mark Cook solicitors, who has over 30 years experience dealing with this type of work or Dale Lever, a solicitor of over three years qualification and experience dealing with this work.

Selling a House

We offer fixed-price conveyancing for both sales and purchases.

The prices shown below are averages to try and help you get an approximate idea of the likely costs of the costs can vary depending on many factors, such as what type of Identity and Anti-Money Laundering searches, which mortgage company you are currently with or maybe using on your purchase and the area of the country in which the property is situated, which will affect what searches need to be done and the price of the property which will affect the fees charged by the land registry and the stamp duty which may be payable.

Please feel free to contact us without obligation by phone 0191 567 7244, email info@cooklaw.co.uk or via our website and we will be happy to give you a personalised accurate cost – whenever we give you a detailed cost estimate, we will always try and ensure that all of the likely fees are included so that you will not be faced with any unexpected or hidden fees.

Freehold

Sale £400.00 plus VAT

Purchase £500.00 plus vat

Leasehold

Sale £500.00 plus vat

Purchase £600.00 plus

Buying a House

Search fees can vary between £120 to £350 depending on what searches you wish to have carried out. Land registry fees vary between £20 for a house purchase up to £80,000 up to £455 for a house purchase over £1,000,000.00 but can be higher if the land is not already registered at the Land Registry of is a sale of part such as a new build .

All of the conveyancing work will either be carried out by Mark Cook solicitors, who has over 30 years experience dealing with this type of work; Dale lever a solicitor of over three years qualification and experience dealing with this work or Graeme Tennant a conveyancing paralegal who holds the law degree and over 10 years experience of dealing with this type of work.

Contact Us Today

If you would like a FREE no obligation discussion with us then please call us on 0191 567 7244 and we’ll be happy to help you.

If you would rather contact us online, you could email us on info@cooklaw.co.uk or complete our Free Online Enquiry and we will be in touch with you shortly.