The House That £100k Built


March 31, 2017

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Jody and Lori have outgrown their cramped house near Southend and are desperate for a modern family home - but prices in Essex are rocketing. A four-bedroom new-build in the area starts at £400k, which is way beyond their budget. Determined to stay near friends and family, Jody and Lori decided to gamble everything they have on building a new home from scratch. If they get it right, they will have saved in the region of £200k!

March 22, 2017

Expired 3.0 17 x
This episode follows two ambitious builds as owners strive to create the perfect home for each of their retirements.

March 15, 2017

Expired 4.0 32 x
Can you build a family home for just £50k? Well Neil and Amanda are giving it their best shot.

March 8, 2017

Expired 3.5 30 x
Jason and his Finnish wife Riikka have lived in many homes in Torquay, but never one that truly felt like home. The battle to get their dream home becomes the longest build ever featured. They don't want a big house, but one which perfectly fits their needs, so having bought a breathtaking plot with sea views, they get to work.

March 1, 2017

Expired 4.0 17 x
Despite retiring, Derek and Christine have no intention of slowing down. They want to move from Huddersfield to the south east of England but simply can't afford the house prices. Their radical solution? At 71-years-old, Derek is attempting to build his first house from scratch.

February 22, 2017

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Alistair and Karen hope that building a family home in County Antrim, Northern Ireland, could be the key to a mortgage-free life. Alistair grew up close by and wants his son to have the same childhood he had, surrounded by farmland and playing in the stream. The design must meet the needs of an uncertain future - Alistair was recently diagnosed with MS so they have designed the home with wheelchair access in mind. Kieran Long and Piers Taylor must hunt out ingenious ways to improve their design...
Episodes 2016

6. Justin and Mary

Expired 3.0 10 x
Can Mary and Justin build a home in rural Devon with just £60,000?

5. Jane and Andy

Expired 3.0 9 x
Can Andy and Jane build a self-sufficient, eco-friendly home on their budget?

September 3, 2015

Expired 3.0 6 x
Having spent the last five years living in a caravan, Sue and Tim are setting out to prove they can build a low-cost contemporary farmhouse without scrimping on aspiration.

August 11, 2015

Expired 3.0 5 x
Andrew and Claire have ditched their nine-to-five lives and gambled everything on a fledgling free-range egg farm - but having overspent just to get the business going, they are still missing one vital piece of the puzzle - a family home.
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