A self build house project diary
by Oliver Cannell

A self build house in the making

Follow the process of how we are designing and building a new house ourselves - with help from all the right experts and trades.

Update July 2017 - We're still working on it!
Although the house is nearing completion (if that's ever possible!) and we're living in it, the blog is playing catch-up. More blog entries are being added all the time.



Thursday 19th September 2013
(published/edited Sunday 19th January 2014)

Hiring a solicitor for a self build

So, it turns out I need to appoint a solicitor for a self build project. Not something I had thought about.

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Tuesday 10th September 2013
(published/edited Saturday 28th December 2013)

Self build mortgage gets the go-ahead… although I’m not counting chickens yet!

Great news today - today I received a letter from the building society which confirms the loan amount for mortgage.

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