Buying, selling and refinancing of property

Regent Law are conveyancing experts and are here to help you with the sale or purchase of your residential property in Whangarei, the greater Northland area or anywhere else in New Zealand. We are also here to help you with loan agreements, Kiwisaver applications and more. Contact us now for a FREE estimate of what your transaction is likely to cost.

/Buying, selling and refinancing of property

See the Business page for commercial property and farm sale and purchase information.

The prices below indicate the average range and base rate you can expect to pay for a standard transaction.  These prices are a guide only, to help you budget for your transaction.  Please contact us any time to discuss your requirements and scope out a more actual fee for your specific circumstances.

All conveyancing matters require a retainer payment at the time of engagement and full payment of fees by or as part of settlement.

*All prices exclude GST and disbursements.

**Terms and conditions apply.

Service Standard Price (from)
Sale without a mortgage $1,500
Sale with discharge of one mortgage $1,800
Purchase without a mortgage $2,000
Purchase with one mortgage $2,500
Refinance $1,700
New mortgage $1,200
Reverse mortgage $2,500
Discharge of mortgage $500
Additional Work Standard Price
Drafting agreement / further terms $500
Conditional agreement $175 per condition
Advice on agreement $500
Advice on Title $150 to $400
Advice on LIM $400
Additional loan/facility agreement $175 per facility
Declaration of identity $400
Deed of nomination $400
Kiwisaver application $400
HomeStart Grant application $500
Guarantee $1,500
Out of town signatories $200 per person
Trustee / company resolutions $400
Withdrawal of caveat / land charge $500
Tax and RLWT considerations POA
Disbursements Fee (includes GST)
Searches – Record of Title, historical search, guaranteed search, and post-registration confirmation $6 each
Searches – instrument(s) registered on the Title $6 each
Registration – discharge of caveat / notice of claim / existing mortgage $90 each
Registration – transfer of land $90 each
Registration – new mortgage $90 each
Personal Property Security Register (PPSR) search $2.30 per vendor
Auckland District Law Society form of agreement $63.25 per form
NameScan PEP check for AML/CFT compliance $2.96 each

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