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office building construction costs per square foot

Office Building Construction Costs Per Square Foot

By ProEst | July 3, 2018

In recent studies, statistics show that not all types of construction cost the same per square foot – and even more importantly, the price of construction per square foot varies a great deal depending upon location across the United States. In fact, location alone can represent as much as 70% of the cost driver for a…

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Commercial Construction Costs Per Square Foot 2018

By ProEst | July 3, 2018

For anyone working within the commercial construction industry, figuring out the costs per square foot may appear somewhat elusive at first glance, even after conducting preliminary research. While there are no easy answers, compiling accurate data for the project – including its location, the type of building you’re looking to build, and the local economy…

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Apartment Building Construction Cost Breakdown

By ProEst | July 3, 2018

In the realm of architecture, each project is unique – and along with every individual project comes its own cost-driving program elements. Apartment buildings are no exception to this rule, as they can be as simple as a 3-story walk-up or as complex as an urban development project with various construction limitations. When projects are…

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Commercial Construction Cost Index By State

By ProEst | July 1, 2018

Due to the numerous variables involved with commercial buildings, price figures and construction costs for the average code per square foot differ a great deal from state to state across the United States. Taking into consideration the elements of design, architecture, construction, furniture, fixtures, IT implementation and more, the average cost to build out an office…

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Benefits of Construction Cost Estimating Software

By ProEst | June 1, 2018

In the advent of the technological advancements that have taken place over the last several decades, the construction industry has also benefited in many ways, namely through the innovations enabled by cost estimating software. Construction estimating software has positively affected the way professionals conduct their business and achieve their goals, providing a streamlined approach that…

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What Is Construction Estimating Software?

By ProEst | June 1, 2018

While traditional methods of construction estimating have relied upon spreadsheets and manual methods of preparing contracts, commercial estimating software has grown in popularity in recent years. From the convenience it delivers to the time saved, professionals throughout the industry have recognized the invaluable services it offers when preparing estimates for their clients. In this article,…

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What Is Construction Estimating? | ProEst

What Is Construction Estimating?

By ProEst | June 1, 2018

One of the most crucial components of the construction process, construction cost estimating is the process of forecasting the expense of building a physical structure. Understanding what a construction cost estimator is and the phases entailed is therefore essential to anyone who is concerned about how much their project will cost. Cost estimates are executed…

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How to Do Construction Estimating | ProEst

How to Do Construction Estimating

By ProEst | June 1, 2018

When it’s time to get an accurate project estimate, it can pose many challenges for those working within the construction industry. Whether you’re a contractor or a property owner, obtaining a transparent forecast of your building project’s cost and how long it will take before you begin is not only important but crucial to your…

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