Monday, December 05 2016 / Published in Accessory Dwelling, Costs, Uncategorized
This guest house in Menlo Park, CA is breaking ground next week. The costs are: Design: $26,146 Survey: $2,100 Geotechnical Engineering (Soils Report): $3,650 Structural Engineering: $4,400 Energy Efficiency Report: $800 Arborist Report: $1,250 Permits: Planning Permits: $2,102 Building Permits: $3,012 Fire Department Review: $241 Construction $261,251 ($395 per square foot, including site work utilities
Tuesday, November 15 2016 / Published in Accessory Dwelling, Costs, Uncategorized
As part of New Avenue’s efforts to educate owners and designers about the timeline and costs to design and permit projects, we are sharing this detailed design proposal for an accessory dwelling in Albany, CA. You can view and download the entire proposal here: Design Proposal Accessory Dwelling Albany Sign up to see example budgets, example
Friday, November 04 2016 / Published in Accessory Dwelling, Costs, Uncategorized
New Avenue shares design proposals, construction bids and actual costs so that you – as an owner – can be informed as you begin a project. We try to educate owners, designers and contractors about the costs of comparable projects so that it is easier for you to manage your projects and create the addition,
Thursday, October 27 2016 / Published in Accessory Dwelling, Costs, Uncategorized
The cost of a recently completed super small guest house in Berkeley, CA was $130,695.  The full costs are detailed in the line item budget here. A summary of the costs are: $1,200: Survey $3,312: Planning (Zoning) permits $3,650: Structural Engineering $550: Energy efficiency report $2,830: Building permit $563: Mechanical, electrical and plumbing permit $20,854:
Saturday, October 15 2016 / Published in Costs, Permits, Platform
The design and engineering cost for a full basement remodel, including adding a kitchen and bedrooms is $14,300. This is for a construction project that is budgeted for $200,000 in construction spend. The proposal is here: Basement Remodel in Alameda Sign up to see example budgets, example floor plans, or to use the New Avenue system
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