Construction: what are the costs per square metre?

Nationally, it would cost you an average of R8 163 per square metre to build flats, according to building plans passed by municipalities in 2015. Flats are followed by office space (R8 092 per square metre), shopping space (R7 364 per square metre), townhouses (R6 802 per square metre), and free-standing houses (R5 932 per square metre).

Cost to Build a House - BMT Tax Depreciation

Choose your finish then multiply by the regional variations table below to find out the approximate cost per construction type per square metre in your area. Select your nearest city, then tap on a description to see the range of cost for the construction type per square metre. ...

Rough Cost Estimates - Leading Construction and Building Group

COST PER SQUARE METRE. This question is often asked by consumers phoning into the office -"what is the cost of building per square metre these days"? This is a total misnomer and is something that stems from mainly rural house contractors or inexperienced developers selling plot and plan who tell prospective clients the cost of building is x/m2.

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Around R5 932 per square metre. According to Stats SA, this is the average cost for a free-standing house, however it depends on a variety of factors. One consideration is that residential construction, including free-standing houses, townhouses and flats, is most expensive in KwaZulu-Natal.

Average cost to build a new house up almost 7% | Fin24

Feb 17, 2017· Cape Town - The average building cost of new housing constructed in 2016 increased by 6.9% to an average of R6 614 per square metre compared with R6 185 per square metre in 2015, according to Jacques du Toit, property analyst at Absa Home Loans. Average growth in building costs has been about 9% per ...

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Price per Square Meter South Africa | South African Cost ...

South Africa: Square metre prices, premier city centre, US$. Average per square metre (sq. m.) prices in US$/€ of 120-sq. m. apartments located in the centre of the most important city of each country, either the: Administrative capital; and/or Financial capital; and/or The centre of the rental ...

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What does it cost in the USA & around the world to build a 2 or 3 Star (middle-of-the-road) hotel? Compass International gets asked this question a lot, so we have compiled a cost per square foot & square meter benchmark report on 25 U.S. and International locations that can be viewed or downloaded below.

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FEE STRUCTURE At Beverley Hui Architect we work on a rate per square meter for the council approved plans and an hourly rate for work during construction. This provides certainty and clarity regarding the architect's fees at the outset of the project, when the value of the construction is not yet known. Modern Style

AFRICA PROPERTY & CONSTRUCTION COST GUIDE 2016

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Cost of renovation in South Africa - Welcome | Smarten

Today we will explore the relevance of this question, take a look at how cost of renovation in South Africa is determined in general, and give a broad indication of what projects should cost. Any project is limited by certain factors, or constraints.

Building Costs - Residential and Commercial - topbuilder.co.za

This question is often asked by consumers phoning into the office -"what is the cost of building per square metre these days"? This is a total misnomer and is something that stems from mainly rural house contractors or inexperienced developers selling plot and plan who tell prospective clients the cost of building is x/m2.

Building costs in South Africa | Private Property

Aug 27, 2018· According to this data, The average building costs in the North West amount to R5 060 per m2 – R4 550 less than what it costs per square meter in the costliest province for construction, namely KwaZulu-Natal at R9 610 per m2. The second most affordable province is Limpopo, coming in at R5 270 per m2 followed by Mpumalanga at R5 690 per m2.

Cost per square metre - Master Builders Association ...

This is a total misnomer and is something that stems from mainly rural house contractors or inexperienced developers selling plot and plan who tell prospective clients the cost of building is x/m2. A cost per square metre can only be a rough estimate when based on the same ingredients in the mix as well as the same configuration on plan and ...

Building Costs Per Square Metre in South ... - Estimation QS

If you are planning to build a house or any type of building in South Africa, one of the top questions that you would like to find answers for is what is the cost per m2 of building a private house, flat, duplex house, office block or shopping space?

Debunking the rate per square metre cost myth – South ...

Debunking the rate per square metre cost myth. A "cost per square metre rate" is a method of expressing building cost that should be used with extreme caution by both clients and contractors involved in the cost comparison and cost planning process. So says former Association of South African Quantity Surveyor (ASAQS) President, Bert van ...

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The cost of building a new house increased by 4.3 percent year-on-year in Q2 2012, down from 4.8 percent in Q1 2012, according to a report. Home building costs in South Africa - Construction, News Home building costs in South Africa : The cost of building a new house increased by 4.3 percent year-on-year in Q2 2012, down from 4.8 percent in Q1 ...

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Building Costs In South Africa Per Square Meter

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Zimbabwe: Square metre prices, premier city centre, US$. Average per square metre (sq. m.) prices in US$/€ of 120-sq. m. apartments located in the centre of the most important city of each country, either the: Administrative capital; and/or Financial capital; and/or The centre of the rental market ...

Building Cost Per M2 - FinnBuilder

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Building Cost Index - Bureau for Economic Research (BER)

The BER Building Cost Index (BCI) is a measure of the percentage change in average building costs in South Africa. It is based on an analysis of the tariffs (rates) in accepted tenders supplied by quantity surveyors (QS). Click here for more information on how the BER Building Cost Index is compiled.