REALWorld Law


Other costs of disposals

What costs/charges (other than tax) are payable on the sale of real estate and who are these charges payable to?



A service fee is payable to the land registry office. Legal and notarial fees may also be incurred. These additional costs are usually paid by the buyer unless agreed otherwise.

Any costs incurred in connection with the discharge of existing encumbrances are met by the seller.