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Introduction to Self-Build & Finding Land

Introduction to Self-Build & Finding Land

If you are considering self-build for the first time or still searching for a plot, then this seminar provides an essential introduction to the process, covering key topics including finding land, designing your home, getting planning permission and how to build a timber frame home.

This seminar will provide you with all the information you need to start your self build journey.

Course Contents

  • What is self build  - Who does it? How do people manage their builds? How do you find and appraise a plot of land?
  • Top tips for finding a plot:
    ·  Is it a plot or not?
    ·  Managing risks
    ·  Purchasing a plot
  • Finance - How much does it cost and how do you budget for your build?
  • Design - How do you create a design brief for your project, understanding lifestyle requirements and budget limitations
  • Planning Permission - Understanding and navigating the planning process
  • Energy efficiency explained
  • The construction process
Course Cost: Free
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Self Build Academy

Potton Self Build Show Centre

Mill Lane, Little Paxton,

St Neots, Cambridgeshire

PE19 6EF

01480 403285

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