2014 Cost vs Value Report by Elaine360

This site compares average cost for 35 popular remodeling projects with the value those projects retain at resale in 101 U.S. cities. Check out this year’s trends and how they compare to prior years.

Midrange 2014 National Averages
Project Job Cost Resale Value Cost Recouped Change vs 2013
Attic Bedroom $49,438 $41,656 84.3%  up
Backup Power Generator $11,742 $7,922 67.5%  up
Basement Remodel $62,834 $48,777 77.6%  up
Bathroom Addition $38,186 $22,940 60.1%  up
Bathroom Remodel $16,128 $11,688 72.5%  up
Deck Addition (composite) $15,437 $11,476 74.3%  up
Deck Addition (wood) $9,539 $8,334 87.4%  up

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