2011-12 Cost vs. Value Report

2010-11 Cost vs. Value Report

2009-10 Cost vs. Value Report

See what trends another year has brought the data. Three new projects, more images, and SketchUp models top off this year's features.

2008-09 Cost vs. Value Report

Remodeling’s 21st annual survey to determine the payback for common remodeling projects reflects the slowdown in the housing market.

2007 Cost vs. Value Report

Answer important questions about the cost of a project, find info on various types of projects and more.

2006 Cost vs. Value Report

What's the payback for remodeling? Our annual report compares construction cost with resale value for 25 common remodeling projects in 60 U.S. markets.

2005 Cost vs. Value Report

What’s the payback for remodeling? Our annual report compares construction cost with resale value in 60 markets.

2004 Cost vs. Value Report

This is the eighteenth anniversary of our Cost vs. Value Report, which compares the cost-to-construct for a selection of 18 common remodeling projects with the added value those projects bring at resale. Read on to learn about the current resale conditions in 60 markets.

2003 Cost vs. Value Report

How much of the cost of a remodeling project can be recovered at resale? Our annual report samples current conditions in 35 markets.

2002 Cost vs. Value Report

Does remodeling pay? Our annual report gets to the bottom of the age-old question.