Types of Self Build Plot: How to Find the Right One for Your Project

a self build on a rural plot of land
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Finding the ideal self build plot can be tough, but not knowing what to look for makes the chances of finding one slim. Plots with ‘for sale’ boards are easy to find. Unfortunately, land that’s suitable for development and advertised on the open market attracts lots of interest so asking prices will be high. 

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David Snell

David is one of the UK's leading self build and plotfinding experts, and a serial self builder who has been building homes for 50 years. The author of Building Your Own Home, David spent decades as a speaker and expert at self build exhibitions such as the Homebuilding & Renovating Show. He has recently finished his fourteenth self build project.