Inspiration and advice for your building project
There are many different ways to fund your self build project, but how do you know which one is best for you?
Our guide to financing a renovation project, including advice on extensions, conversions and auctions
A quick guide to raising finance for your self build.
How to save £1,000s on your labour and material costs with our guide to what HMRC won't tell you
Tuesday 19 March 2015 saw George Osbourne open his little red budget briefcase for the last time before the general election and whether you agree with his politics or not there was certainly some positive news for first time buyers. At CIA Insurance we...
David Snell shares advice on how to approach paying for services and products
We look at the issues and solutions surrounding finance, insurance, warranties and selling on a house of non-standard construction
There are a variety of VAT concessions available to renovators, self builders and converters — but it’s up to you to understand the rules.
Some renovation projects are eligible for reduced rates of VAT. Read on to find out how to make savings.
Follow our simple tax tips and you could save £1,000's in unnecessary VAT payments on your homebuilding or renovating project. including advice on construction systems, choosing building materials and labour.