Construction Cost Estimates for Fraternity/Sorority House in National, US

The following analysis estimates the cost to build a fraternity/sorority house 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 a fraternity/sorority house in a specific city or metropolitan area, go to our index of fraternity/sorority house 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.

Fraternity/Sorority House Construction Cost Assumptions
Location: US National Average
Stories: 2
Story Height (L.F.): 10.00
Floor Area (S.F.): 10000
Basement Included: No
Data Release: Year 2013

Fraternity/Sorority House Square Foot Cost Assuming Aluminum Siding / Wood Frame

Cost Estimate (Union Labor) % of Total Cost Per SF Cost
Total $121.65 $1,216,500
Contractor Fees (GC,Overhead,Profit) 25% $30.41 $304,100
Architectural Fees 9% $13.69 $136,900
Total Building Cost $165.75 $1,657,500
Cost Estimate (Open Shop) % of Total Cost Per SF Cost
Total $112.50 $1,125,000
Contractor Fees (GC,Overhead,Profit) 25% $28.12 $281,300
Architectural Fees 9% $12.66 $126,600
Total Building Cost $153.28 $1,532,800

Fraternity/Sorority House Square Foot Cost Assuming Cedar Beveled Siding / Wood Frame

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Fraternity/Sorority House Square Foot Cost Assuming Decorative Block / Wood Joists

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Fraternity/Sorority House Square Foot Cost Assuming Face Brick on Block / Bearing Walls

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Fraternity/Sorority House Square Foot Cost Assuming Stucco on Block / Bearing Walls

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