Conveyancing fees

Conveyancing fees Quotations for conveyancing in Ireland varies vastly between firms. Historically, fees for conveyancing were calculated on a percentage basis being 1% of the purchase price of the property plus VAT and Outlay. However the market is competitive and so the majority of firms have either reduced this percentage figure or indeed offer fixed price […]

Court update: Planning permission | Unauthorised Structure

Court update: Planning permission | Unauthorised Structure A decision by the High Court to overturn an order made by Wicklow County Council to demolish a premises built without planning permission has been met with some interest . The lady involved, Katie Fortune, has lived in the premises (a chalet) with her children since 1999. The […]

Registration of Rights of Way – Easements

Registration of Rights of Way – Easements An easement is a right which an owner or an occupier of land has, by virtue of his ownership of his land, over the land of a neighbour, e.g. right of way, light, support and water. It was recently published that an expiry date for registration of rights […]