Construction Cost Estimates for Assisted - Senior Living in National, US

The following analysis estimates the cost to build an assisted - senior living using US National Average costs from 2013 RSMeans cost data. Costs are derived from a building model that assumes basic components, using union labor for a 10000 square foot building.

Scope differences and market conditions can cause costs to vary significantly. To see an estimate of the costs to build an assisted - senior living in a specific city or metropolitan area, go to our index of assisted - senior living models by state.

NOTE: This cost estimate uses 2013 RSMeans data. A more accurate estimate using current RSMeans cost data is available on RSMeans Online - our online cost estimating tool.

Assisted - Senior Living Construction Cost Assumptions
Location: US National Average
Stories: 1
Story Height (L.F.): 10.00
Floor Area (S.F.): 10000
Basement Included: No
Data Release: Year 2013

Assisted - Senior Living Square Foot Cost Assuming Brick Veneer / Steel Frame

Cost Estimate (Union Labor) % of Total Cost Per SF Cost
Total $146.60 $1,466,000
Contractor Fees (GC,Overhead,Profit) 25% $36.65 $366,500
Architectural Fees 11% $20.16 $201,600
Total Building Cost $203.41 $2,034,100
Cost Estimate (Open Shop) % of Total Cost Per SF Cost
Total $136.30 $1,363,000
Contractor Fees (GC,Overhead,Profit) 25% $34.08 $340,800
Architectural Fees 11% $18.74 $187,400
Total Building Cost $189.12 $1,891,200

Assisted - Senior Living Square Foot Cost Assuming Brick Veneer / Wood Frame

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Assisted - Senior Living Square Foot Cost Assuming Brick Veneer on Block / Bearing Wall

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Assisted - Senior Living Square Foot Cost Assuming Brick Veneer on Block / Wood Truss

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Assisted - Senior Living Square Foot Cost Assuming Vinyl Siding / Wood Frame

Cost Estimate (Union Labor) % of Total Cost Per SF Cost
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Assisted - Senior Living Square Foot Cost Assuming Wood Siding / Wood Frame

Cost Estimate (Union Labor) % of Total Cost Per SF Cost
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