Residential Operation Cost Index:

November 2014


Other Indexes
Non-Residential Operation Cost Index
New Construction Cost Indexes
Residential Cost Index Year Over Year Change:
December 2003 = 100 Nov.
2014
Oct.
2014
Percent
Change
Nov.
2013
Percent
Change
Residential Occupancy Cost (ex. Mortgage) 135 135.6 -0.5% 134.6 0.3%
Index Components*
Residential Maintenance & Repair 147.6 149.7 -1.41% 148.4 -0.53%
Cleaning 117.6 117.6 0% 115.4 1.91%
Power 144.7 144.7 0% 145.4 -0.47%
Phone, Cable, & Data 101.9 101.5 0.39% 102.1 -0.2%
Landscaping 143.9 143.4 0.31% 140.8 2.17%
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, 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.