New Construction Cost Index:

October 2014




Other Indexes
Non-Residential Operation Cost Index
Residential Cost Index
New Construction Indexes Year Over Year Change:
December 2003 = 100 Oct.
2014
Sep.
2014
Percent
Change
Oct.
2013
Percent
Change
Commercial and Institutional 133 133.1 -0.13% 130.3 2.06%
Manufacturing and Industrial 133 133.3 -0.2% 130.8 1.68%
Residential 135.8 135.4 0.3% 132.2 2.74%
Index Components*
Construction labor 130.6 130.8 -0.12% 127.8 2.26%
Architectural & engineering services 122.2 122.6 -0.33% 119.8 2%
Retail trade 157 151.4 3.7% 146.8 6.95%
Wholesale trade 133.1 132.7 0.26% 130.3 2.11%
Fabricated structural metal manufacturing 144 144.4 -0.28% 140.9 2.2%
Other Indexes
CPI-Urban Consumers, All Items 128.8 129.2 -0.25% 126.7 1.66%

*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.