Armchair Builder

Owner-Builder Examples Around the World

As home prices continue to soar around the world, more people are choosing to become owner-builders and manage the construction of their own new dream home.  It can be a time consuming and challenging task, but the rewards can be significant in dollar savings and from the satisfaction from creating something that will last for generations.  Here is a link to a news video and article covering the huge rise in owner-built homes in Korea.  Yes, it’s a world away from us in the United States, but the concepts are very similar.  Anyone thinking of building their own home should watch this video for some insight into the challenges and possible benefits of self building.

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