Inspiration and advice for your building project
There aren’t any guarantees when it comes to builders — but you need to give yourself the best chance of ending up with the kind of builder you should be finding. By Jason Orme.
Welcome to our special section devoted to the Community Infrastructure Levy. On this page you'll find all the information you need about CIL, as well as expert analysis on what to do if you're affected.
Help us help other self-builders maximise the VAT relief on their project by answering a very quick survey. The survey is about your project and how you benefited from the zero rating of labour and materials on a residential building project.
Mark Brinkley takes a look at 'cohousing', and asks whether this form of community self building is a blueprint for the future?
We gather the best expert advice to help you get started on your self build adventure