What other costs can I expect when buying or selling a property?
Additional costs involved in buying or selling a property can include:
- Stamp duty - The current rates are 1 per cent of the purchase price up to €1,000,000 and 2 per cent of any value over that. (Refer to revenue.ie for further information.)
- Solicitor Fees
- Valuation report, payable to the Bank's valuer
- Surveyor's report, if applicable, payable to the Architect/Surveyor
- Land Registry fees
If you are selling a property you may also be liable for:
- Auctioneers fees
- Building Energy Rating (BER) Certificate for property being sold (a legal requirement).
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