Self-build and custom-build register

Self-build and custom-build register - ‘one year on’ update and analysis

The analysis of preferences of those 147 people who registered within the first 12 months of the register being launched in April 2016 shows that:

  • the majority of people are looking to build a 3-4 bedroom detached property
  • 10% of the registered are looking to build a bungalow
  • the two most often quoted reasons for aspiring to complete self or custom build home are ‘high environmental standards’ (69%) and desire ‘to build my own house’ (65%)

Read the full report on ‘The Self and Custom Build Register – one year on analysis’ (PDF 706KB)