Residential Operation Cost Index:

January 2015


Other Indexes
Non-Residential Operation Cost Index
New Construction Cost Indexes
#N/A #N/A #N/A #N/A #N/A
Residential Cost Index Year Over Year Change:
December 2003 = 100 Jan.
2015
Dec.
2014
Percent
Change
Jan.
2014
Percent
Change
Residential Occupancy Cost (ex. Mortgage) 130.7 132.7 -1.54% 134.7 -3%
Index Components*
Residential Maintenance & Repair 141 144.7 -2.57% 149.5 -5.71%
Cleaning 117.6 117.6 0% 115.7 1.64%
Power
Phone, Cable, & Data 101.3 101.5 -0.2% 102.1 -0.78%
Landscaping 142.5 143.3 -0.53% 141.6 0.65%
Other Indexes
CPI-Urban Consumers, All Items 126.8 127.4 -0.47% 126.9 -0.09%

*Five heavily weighted index components are shown.
Sources: U.S. Department of Commerce, U.S. Department of Labor, BrickBits.com, and Whitestone Research.
Note: Index values for recent data are preliminary. The Residential Cost Index is based on a 2,400 square foot single family home.