New Construction Cost Index:

November 2014




Other Indexes
Non-Residential Operation Cost Index
Residential Cost Index
New Construction Indexes Year Over Year Change:
December 2003 = 100 Nov.
2014
Oct.
2014
Percent
Change
Nov.
2013
Percent
Change
Commercial and Institutional 132.5 133 -0.36% 130 1.95%
Manufacturing and Industrial 132.6 133 -0.3% 130.5 1.64%
Residential 135.5 135.8 -0.23% 132.1 2.59%
Index Components*
Construction labor 130 130.6 -0.48% 127.1 2.31%
Architectural & engineering services 122.4 122.2 0.2% 119.9 2.13%
Retail trade 154.8 157 -1.4% 146.2 5.88%
Wholesale trade 135.4 133.2 1.59% 131.7 2.79%
Fabricated structural metal manufacturing 142.1 144 -1.32% 141.8 0.21%
Other Indexes
CPI-Urban Consumers, All Items 128.1 128.8 -0.54% 126.5 1.32%

*Five heavily weighted index components are shown.
Sources: U.S. Department of Commerce, U.S. Department of Labor, and Whitestone Research.
Note: Index values for recent data are preliminary.