Should you take up DIY housebuilding?
Over the past few years the government have talked about doubling the numbers of new homes built in the UK as well as plans to start a “self build revolution”.
Is this really feasible?
Yes it is. Other countries are way ahead of the UK when it comes to Self Builds. A staggering 80% of all homes in Austria are self-built. In Germany, France and Italy the figure is an impressive 60% and in the US and Australia it is over 40%. In stark contrast the figure for the UK is a lowly 10%. Continue reading “Should you take up DIY housebuilding?”