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Old 03.08.2018, 17:30
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Building vs renovation in Switzerland

I need some impartial advice concerning renovating an old house vs pushing it down and building a new one.

I have seen some threads where people have advised not to go down the "building a new house" route as it is a logistical and financial nightmare. For the cost of renovating our house, I thought that it would be cheaper to build, but have seen comments warning of unscrupulous tradesmen, confusing fine print in contracts and not to mention adherence to the Swiss norms and standards.

I’d really like to hear from anyone who has experience with building or renovating a house in the Lac Leman area, including company/business referrals (and those companies to stay away from).

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