Transfer Fees

The transfer fees are paid by the buyer on the date the title deed is transferred in his name.  The transfer fees are calculated on the purchase price and the following rates apply:

Purchase Price
Transfer Fees
rate
0 - 85.000,00 3%
85.000,00 - 170.000,00 5%
170.000,00 - 8%


Examples:  Purchase of a house for €500.000

Purchase Price

 

Rate

 

Transfer Fees
85.000,00

@

3%

=

2.550,00
85.000,00

@

5%

=

4.250,00
330.000,00

@

8%

=

26.400,00
 €500.000       €33.200,00


A new law approved by the Parliament suspended the payment of transfer fees on new properties that carry Vat.  Also , for properties that do not carry Vat, transfer fees are reduced by 50%.