Howard Green is a firm of solicitors located in Southsea, Hampshire. We are an all-female firm, small but perfectly formed. Our gorgeous offices contain decades of life experience, excellent legal knowledge & a wide skill set which allows us to provide a personalised and professional approach to each client’s unique requirements.
We endeavour to provide our clients with the service we would expect to receive if we were in their position. It is of the utmost importance to us that clients feel in control of their matters and are never afraid to ask us a question. As a business we have nurtured long-standing relationships with a variety of local professionals from estate agents and chartered surveyors to independent financial advisers and barristers chambers. We do not charge clients each time they need nothing more than a reassuring word and as an all-female firm there is plenty of chocolate, tea and sympathy on offer as and when required.
Buying or Selling Residential Property
Up to £250,000 £695
£250,000- £500,000 £750
Over £750,000 On request
Additional fees (where applicable)
Leasehold sale and purchases, new build purchases and 2nd charges/Help to Buy equity loans will incur additional costs, which are available on request
We are pleased to say that we do not charge additional fees for acting for your lender, dealing with Help to Buy ISAs and Lifetime ISAs or preparing Stamp Duty returns. Please be aware that other firms may charge extra for these matters, so please bear this in mind when comparing with other quotes.
Please feel free to contact us for a written quote tailored to your specific circumstances.
Land Registry Office copy entries £3 per document
Bank transfer and admin fee £30
Usual Searches circa £175 (Local Authority, Water & Environmental)
Land Registry Registration fee from £95 (dependent on purchase price)
Land Registry search fee £3
Bankruptcy search fee £2 (per person)
Electronic ID verification fee £6 (per person)
Bank transfer and admin fee £30
Stamp Duty (purchase)
Please use the HMRC online calculator available here to calculate the Stamp Duty payable based on your circumstances.
Please refer to https://www.gov.uk/buy-sell-your-home for details of the conveyancing procedure, or contact us and we will be happy to discuss the process and answer any questions you may have.
Sara studied law at Southampton University and went on to take the Legal Practice Course at the College of Law in Guildford. Sara qualified as a Solicitor in 2006 and has worked in Portsmouth for the whole of her legal career. She is proud to have established a good working relationship with many local professionals and has a loyal client following. Sara undertakes property work, family work, private client matters, non-contentious employment matters and civil litigation. She is a member of the Law Society of England and Wales, The Hampshire Incorporated Law Society and the Association of Women Solicitors.
Anne-Marie studied law at The University of the West of England, Bristol and went on to take the Legal Practice Course at the College of Law in Guildford. Anne-Marie qualified as a Solicitor in 2006 and has worked in Portsmouth the whole of her legal career. She is proud to have established a good working relationship with many local professionals and a loyal client following. Anne-Marie undertakes property work and private client matters. She is a member of the Law Society of England and Wales, The Hampshire Incorporated Law Society and the Association of Women Solicitors.
Karen has many years’ experience in family matters. She is well respected in the court room and by our clients alike. Karen is also a member of Resolution.