Self build is the very best way to create a home that fulfils your every need — and can also result in a house that you would not have otherwise been able to afford
A self build mortgage differs from a traditional mortgage. We explain how in this useful guide. Plus compare the latest self build mortgage deals
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How much an extension is likely to cost is a key consideration before any build gets off the starting blocks. Our five top tips will help you budget your build before it begins
It's not enough to just find a builder for your build, you'll need to make sure they're the right fit for the job
The Paragraph 79 clause of the National Planning Policy Framework, and its previous guises of PPS7 and PPG7, allows new homes to be built in the countryside, including in the green belt. We explain how it works
Get an accurate estimate of how much your extension is likely to cost with this free extension cost calculator
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