Time is Money but Rushed Decisions are Costly.When looking to compare any type of product or service you are usually comparing the same thing, just from different providers. A watermelon is a watermelon, no matter who you buy it from.
But with conveyancing this is not strictly true. So if you see an "average fee" stated on a conveyancer's website, it could be meaningless in relation to your situation. Where you are in the UK, commercial or residential, buyer or seller, property value, etc.
You generally can't compare the average fees between conveyance firms because some could specialise in commercial properties, some could work mainly in the south of the country, some may work mostly with landlords, and so on.
The only way to compare how much you might be looking to pay is to get a real, fixed price from a handful of firms. That means phoning up and discussing your needs with them. Not simply a general online fee calculator that will most likely offer just an estimate, rather than a genuine useable price.
Obviously, reading up on the subject beforehand will allow you to ask the right questions, and (more importantly) identify the firms that sound experienced, friendly, knowledgeable and genuinely trying to offer you a service that covers your needs.
With that in mind, we have prepared some articles. But at some point, you need to pick up the phone: