Date lodged: 28 March 2018
To ask the Scottish Government how much homeowners have paid each year (a) in total and (b) on average on legal fees incurred by solicitors regarding discharging the standard security under the Help to Buy scheme.
Answered by: Kevin Stewart 17 April 2018
This is a matter for the Help to Buy (Scotland) solicitors, Harper Macleod. The Scottish Government does not set these fees and they are paid directly to Harper MacLeod. The information requested is not held centrally.