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Nationwide Foundation supports vital work to enable more people to build their own affordable homes

Charity provides nearly £180,000 to fund major programme designed to boost overall housing output

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First steps taken for self build housing projects in Scotland

Edinburgh housing co-operative joy at planning approval; as bargain self build plots come to market in Dumfries and Galloway

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Large Cambridgeshire development set to feature self build homes

Crest Nicholson earmarks proportion of homes within community development for people to build themselves

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Sheffield City Council unveils self/custom build register and information day

Local authority provides opportunities for people to show interest in the type of home they'd like to build and where

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Signs of new rush of self/custom build homes in the North of England

Sixteen homes planned in Lancashire with a further 48 in the pipeline for schemes in County Durham

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Case Studies

Bickleigh Eco Village, Devon

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Stoke-on-Trent Serviced Building Plots

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Harvest House

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Forevergreen House

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Housing People Building Communities

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Sülzer Freunde, Cologne

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Berlin - 'Building Groups'

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Manor Farm, Kirton

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Straw-baling, Perthshire

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Low-cost Irish House

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Community Eco-homes, Devon

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Lancaster Co-Housing

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Cropthorne

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Findhorn

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St Just In Roseland

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Hempsted Green

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Vauban, Germany

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Warborough

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Almere, Holland

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Ashley Vale

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West Quantoxhead

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Castle Ring Wood

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The Camberwell Curve

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Trefeglwys

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Wellstride

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Hockerton

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Wokingham

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Latest News

Nationwide Foundation supports vital work to enable more people to build their own affordable homes

Charity provides nearly £180,000 to fund major programme designed to boost overall housing output

Read more...

First steps taken for self build housing projects in Scotland

Edinburgh housing co-operative joy at planning approval; as bargain self build plots come to market in Dumfries and Galloway

Read more...

Large Cambridgeshire development set to feature self build homes

Crest Nicholson earmarks proportion of homes within community development for people to build themselves

Read more...

Sheffield City Council unveils self/custom build register and information day

Local authority provides opportunities for people to show interest in the type of home they'd like to build and where

Read more...

Signs of new rush of self/custom build homes in the North of England

Sixteen homes planned in Lancashire with a further 48 in the pipeline for schemes in County Durham

Read more...

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