2005 Cost vs Value Report

This site compares average cost for 30 popular remodeling projects with the value those projects retain at resale in 100 U.S. markets. Check out this year's trends and how they compare to prior years. Editor's Note: Please see here for an important update.

2005 Cost vs. Value Report

Each year since 1988, REMODELING’s Cost vs. Value Report has compared construction costs for common remodeling projects with the value they add at resale in 60 U.S. housing markets. The 2005 Report has all 15 legacy projects (formerly, 10 were surveyed each year in rotation), plus the “upscale” versions of 5 projects introduced in 2003. New in 2005 are upscale versions of roofing and siding replacement projects.

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