While deciding to owner builder is a huge decision of itself, you then have to take into account all the rules, regulations and processes that this will entail.
Owner builder regulations
Every now and then, The Owner Builder magazine runs an update on the owner builder regulations, state by state. These are currently being updated on an issue by issue basis, and can be found on the Extracts page of the website.
First Home Owner Grant
As a first time home owner, there are grants available to assist with the process – even owner builders.
It would be useful to obtain trade accounts with suppliers…