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mfg Solicitors LLP is accredited under the Law Society’s Conveyancing Quality Scheme (CQS), a scheme designed to demonstrate compliance with the highest standards of service when acting in a sale or purchase. 

Our commitment to CQS reflects the importance we place on service to our clients, being proactive in the way we deal with any issues that may be anticipated, or arise, to progress your transaction to completion as smoothly as possible, whilst keeping you informed each step of the way.

Our Residential Property teams cover our offices in Worcestershire, Shropshire and Birmingham, offering expertise in all residential property transaction types, including; sales, purchases, country properties, re-mortgages, shared ownership, Right to Buy, leases and easements.

In addition, our services are supported by experts throughout the firm able to advise on matters than can arise when considering selling, or buying a property, such as the creation of Wills and Trusts, tax planning, pre-nuptial and co-habitation agreements and property litigation.

To obtain a quote, please use our online calculator here.

To find out how we can help your move, call 0845 55 55 321 and ask to speak to a member of our residential property team at our Kidderminster, Worcester, Bromsgrove, Telford, Ludlow and Birmingham offices. 


Q. How long does a standard sale or purchase transaction take?

A. Anything between 8 and 12 weeks.

Q. How much deposit do I need to pay in order to exchange contracts?

A. Usually 10% of the purchase price. For example, if you are buying for £200,000, the the deposit required will be £20,000.

Q. When is payment of Stamp Duty fees etc. required?

A. In a purchase, usually the 10% deposit is required prior to exchange of contracts the remaining balance in respect of fees, any disbursements and stamp duty is required prior to completion. In a sale, the fees are taken from the sale proceeds on completion.