Construction Costs 4+

Cost Database & Calculator

Barry Keogh

Designed for iPhone

    • 5.0 • 1 Rating
    • Free

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With input costs significantly higher in '21 estimation of project cost now in future is critical. Update does this with inflation calculator & forecast of cost indices

The App is a tool for the property and construction industry providing a database and calculator to facilitate project planning, cost and value benchmarking in Ireland.

Gives construction and development cost database for a broad range of project types with international cost indices for benchmarking purposes. Calculator allows estimation of total construction cost, construction inflation and finance costs for projects. Benchmarking v Market tool allows benchmarking of an inputed initial cost estimate versus expected market construction costs.

Revenue, rental rates and exit yield ranges for a range of building types are collated from publicly available data, annual financial statements of listed companies & transaction data. A calculator allows estimation of value based on user defined inputs and assumptions.

Costs, rental ranges and yields are based Q4 2021.

Inflation calculation (and index) is based on average cost for the project and internal Keogh Consulting tender inflation estimates - this can be used to estimate contingency for extended programmes.

Finance cost estimates takes a s-curve construction cashflow and calculates rolled up interest based on monthly interest charge in arrears on average current loan balance.

What’s New

Version 15.1.0

Construction costs forecast at Q4 2021. Assuming competitive tendering.
Tender calculation to construction start can be calculated with input of average tender inflation estimate and project programme details
Benchmarking of initial construction cost feature added (output - guess of percentage of projects above initial estimate).
Construction tender index calculated for 2021(f) & 2022(f)
Construction cost index calculated for 2021(f) & 2022(f)
Valuation calculation allows input of assumed current discount to market.
Office occupation costs calculated based on increase nett per seat areas (as noted) & increased utilities costs.

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