We talk to Michael Holmes, chair of the National Custom & Self Build Association (NaCSB

While the cost of building your new home can be closely managed, plot prices vary wildly and beco

Choosing the right plot takes time and there can be a number of traps along the way for t

Last week, a High Court judgement allowed West Berkshire and Reading borough councils to challeng

An auction is beneficial to both vendor and purchaser.

Renovating or building a home in a Conservation Area is more complicated, but it doesn't have to

Sealed bidding is a way for sellers to extract time wasters, or for where high levels of interest

Local authorities will be required to provide plots for self builders who demand them under a Pri

For years, purchasing a plot often meant a torturous search up hill and down d