How much does conveyancing cost?
The cost of conveyancing varies. Typically, conveyancing fees cost between £850 and £1,500 (including VAT). Local searches usually cost a further £250-£350. You might be able to find a cheaper deal for conveyancing by searching online. Since December 2018, solicitors in England and Wales have to publish conveyancing fees on their websites.
Mortgage lender fees typically covers a booking fee, administration fee and valuation fee. Stamp duty
is another cost to think about – and this would cost a home mover £2,500
on a property worth £250,000
. You can calculate how much stamp duty you might have to pay on the government’s website