Buying At Auction

Attwells Auction Team is dedicated to acting for buyers and sellers at Auctions across England and Wales.

If you are looking for your next redevelopment or renovation project, buy to let residential investment, commercial property, land to self-build or a good value property then auctions can be an excellent source of properties.

However, legal due diligence on any purchase is a must.

Our Auction Property Fees

Residential Property Auction Fees - Enquire

 

Freehold Property

Leasehold Property

Summary Review of Auction Pack

£449 plus VAT and disbursements

£499 plus VAT and disbursements

Full Review of Auction Pack

£699 plus VAT and disbursements

£749 plus VAT and disbursements

Fee for facilitating completion (following legal pack review prior to auction) 

from £299 plus VAT and disbursements

from £349 plus VAT and disbursements

Fee for facilitating completion only (without review of legal pack prior to auction)

from £749 plus VAT and disbursements

from £849 plus VAT and disbursements

Commercial Property and Land Auction Fees - Enquire

 

Freehold Property

Leasehold Property

Summary Review of Auction Pack

£549 plus VAT and disbursements

£649 plus VAT and disbursements

Full Review of Auction Pack

£799 plus VAT and disbursements

£899 plus VAT and disbursements

Fee for facilitating completion (following legal pack review prior to auction)

from £399 plus VAT and disbursements

from £499 plus VAT and disbursements

Fee for facilitating completion only (without review of legal pack prior to auction)

from £949 plus VAT and disbursements

from £1,049 plus VAT and disbursements

What is excluded from the service?

  • Legal advice outside the scope of the service described above
  • Dealing with any finance requirements. The work in connection with finance is due in addition and prices are available at our Property Finance Fixed Fee page.
  • Tax advice
  • Planning advice is not included.
  • If leasehold then dealing with landlord’s consent

Disbursements

SDLT will also be due and you can calculate your liability by reference to the following link.  If VAT is payable on the price the SDLT is payable on the price + VAT.

Land Registry Fees are due and will be payable based upon the purchase price and using the following link.

If the buyer is a company taking lending then a Companies House fee will be payable of £23.

In all cases bankruptcy and final searches will be due of £25.

If the premises are leasehold then notice of the transfer of the premises will need to be served on the Landlord whose costs typically range from between £50 and £200. We will confirm he figure once it is known to us.

How long will it take?

24-48 hours from payment of the fixed fee subject to Legal Pack availability. 

Who will do your work?

Your matter will be undertaken by one of our Commercial Property Solicitors: Nick Attwell; Tanya Warnes; Matthew Desborough or Joseph Harrison or our Trainee Solicitors under the supervision of Nick Attwell.

How do I instruct Attwells Solicitors

Instructing us is simple. You can either click on the instruct button below to register your interest or you can call us at your local office. We have offices in Ipswich, Colchester and London. When instructing us please inform us of the office you would like to use.

When will I pay?

You will need to pay the fixed fee on account. The balance of fees and disbursements will be due on completion.

If you are a buyer requiring expert advice at auction call Attwells Auction Team for a quotation on either 0207 722 9898 or 01473 229200 or email us at auctions@attwells.com.

 

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