Pricing and Service Information


Tracey Longdon is Head of the Residential Conveyancing department at Downie & Gadban and has over 20 years’ experience advising clients on all aspects of residential property including freehold and leasehold, new build developments, Help to Buy schemes, shared ownership schemes, re-mortgages and transfer of equity work. You can read more about Tracey here.

Downie & Gadban are members of the Law Society Conveyancing Quality Scheme.

Our Senior Responsible Officer responsible for overseeing the work of the conveyancing team is Simon Acworth and you can read more about Simon here.


You can obtain a quotation for most standard transactions using our conveyancing quote calculator. Our costs are calculated as a fixed fee (subject to the assumptions set out in the quote) based on the value and location of the property.

We do not pay or receive referral fees in relation to conveyancing matters.


We anticipate that your transaction should take between 6 and 12 weeks from issue/receipt of draft contract papers to completion (moving day). This is only an estimate as there will be aspects of the matter over which we will have little or no control and could substantially affect the timescale given. Remortgages / mortgages often take less time.

The precise stages involved in the sale or purchase of a residential property vary according to the circumstances.

However, the stages may include:-