Communities: Buy your own land!

The Federation of City Farms and Community Gardens is holding an information packed day for those interested in BUYING LAND FOR COMMUNITY GARDENS, ALLOMTENTS, COMMUNITY WOODS OR CSAs. Advisors and support organisations are also welcome.

Where: Birmingham Midlands Institute

When: 27th November 2013


Subjects covered:

  • When is buying land appropriate and when is it not appropriate?
  • Your responsibilities as a land owner
  • How to buy land – auctions, valuations, insurance, land agents, how to assess a site
  • Getting the money – loans, grants, crowd funding and shares
  • Community share issues and incorporating as an Industrial and Provident Society
  • Hearing from a group who have already bought land
  • Advice from the experts
  • Discussion and networking


Phone: 02476 675 211

Birmingham Midlands Institute
9 Margaret St
B3 3BS

Email: [email protected]


Event Fee(s):
FCFCG members £ 5.00 (WORTH JOINING FOR!)
Not for profit organisations £ 20.00
Other organisations £ 50.00

Please note: Event fees are reduced for FCFCG members. To find out more about how to join: click here

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