Last edited 04 Dec 2014

Self-build home: Find a plot

Self build plan header.jpg


Find potential plots.


Finding a suitable plot (or property for conversion) is one of the biggest challenges for self-builders as demand generally exceeds supply. It might involve:

Be aware that there are a number of scams that attempt to exploit people looking for self-build plots. Always keep in mind the phrase ‘buyer beware’. If it sounds too good to be true, then it probably is.


Assess potential plots.


In considering different potential plots, it is important to assess:


Next stage: Develop a delivery strategy.

List of all stages.