Guide to Development Rights for Home Extensions in London
Nowadays, its cheaper to extend than to move!
This is an ever apparent fact!
Whether you want to carry out simple repair work to your existing home or are planning to carry out major engineering to a house you intend to buy or own, understanding your Permitted Development Rights, comes in handy.
Earlier in the year we touched on permitted development rights for home extensions, but we thought this element of construction should be explored in a little more detail to assist our customers in their decision making.
PD can be granted as General Development Planning Order (GDPO) which have different region-wide applications across Northern Ireland, Wales, England and Scotland. These orders act as an implied consent to carry out certain types of development in your home.
Here’s a brief look at the rules of PD and the improvements, home extensions and outbuildings permitted: