Residential sales & purchases

Our friendly property team has all the experience you'll need to help you buy or sell your home. We'll guide you through every step of the process and can assist with:

  • freehold and leasehold properties
  • co-ownership, shared equity and right-to-buy arrangements
  • sales by executors or administrators of a deceased person's estate
  • sales under power of attorney

We can offer fixed fees for conveyancing in the majority of cases. To request a quote, or for more information, just contact us.

Further information

Guide to Buying and Selling (pdf 0.07mb)

Our Residential sales & purchases Team

Simon Cowell


Simon is the managing director of Harland & Co and head of its commercial property department. Prior to joining Harland & Co in 1996 he worked for Legal 500 firms in the North East of England and was an in-house property solicitor for a substantial plc. More about Simon Cowell
Diane Grayson


Diane joined Harland & Co in 1999 and has been a director since 2004. She deals with all aspects of property work but specialises in commercial property matters. Diane currently heads up the residential property department. More about Diane Grayson
Alison Street

Licensed Conveyancer

Alison joined Harland & Co’s property department in 1996 and qualified as a licensed conveyancer in June 2005. As part of the residential property team she mainly handles residential property transactions, but she has also acted for developers in plot sales and on new-build developments. More about Alison Street
Catherine Edge


Catherine studied sociology at the University of York before converting to law. She started her training contract with Harland & Co in January 2007 before qualifying in 2009. More about Catherine Edge