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    • Housebuy12345
    • By Housebuy12345 17th May 19, 4:52 PM
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    Solicitor fees
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    • 17th May 19, 4:52 PM
    Solicitor fees 17th May 19 at 4:52 PM
    £15000, flat. FTB and also leasehold house.

    Seems a lot?
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    • haras_nosirrah
    • By haras_nosirrah 17th May 19, 5:09 PM
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    • 17th May 19, 5:09 PM
    yes 15k is very steep
    if you mean 1.5k then it is reasonable
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    • By Housebuy12345 17th May 19, 5:14 PM
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    • By amnblog 17th May 19, 5:18 PM
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    • 17th May 19, 5:18 PM
    Leasehold is much more work.
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    • Thrugelmir
    • By Thrugelmir 17th May 19, 5:29 PM
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    • 17th May 19, 5:29 PM
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    What's the value of the flat?
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    • Housebuy12345
    • By Housebuy12345 17th May 19, 5:45 PM
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    • 17th May 19, 5:45 PM
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    • 17th May 19, 5:45 PM
    £190,000.... glad I got the , in the right place
    • davidmcn
    • By davidmcn 17th May 19, 6:16 PM
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    • 17th May 19, 6:16 PM
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    • 17th May 19, 6:16 PM
    When you say "fees" do you mean purely their fee for the legal work, as opposed to VAT and disbursements on top of that?
    • Housebuy12345
    • By Housebuy12345 19th May 19, 3:54 PM
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    • 19th May 19, 3:54 PM
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    • 19th May 19, 3:54 PM
    Hi David, everything included in the one
    Price. I’m a FTB and also I don’t have a government ISA. So fairly straight forward - apart from the leasehold.

    MSF blocked my account as I copied and pasted the quotes which it must have picked up on the spam
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