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ADVICE WANTED BENEFITS AND BUYING/OWNING LAND
Single mum currently on benefits esa,child tax credits housing benefit living in council property my health has become very bad an I’m no longer able to work diagnosed with me,fibro and a list of problems leaving me bed bound half the time.which means they will have to house me in a council bungalow which I’m planning or slowly but surely trying to provide a home for myself longeterm. I feel trapped that it’s benefits and being ill and my life can’t go no further I have found a piece of land to buy which is cheaply priced at 12k with the hope of buying it and in the long term living on it with planning I have approached my bank for a loan which will lend me 7 k and already have £5kin savings my question am I allowed to buy land whilst on benefits also do I declare before I buy or after also if I buy it how will it effect benefits I have searched internet and citerzens advice all confusing