Construction Cost Estimates for Motel, 1 Story in National, US

The following analysis estimates the cost to build a motel, 1 story 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 8000 square foot building.

Scope differences and market conditions can cause costs to vary significantly. To see an estimate of the costs to build a motel, 1 story in a specific city or metropolitan area, go to our index of motel, 1 story 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.

Motel, 1 Story Construction Cost Assumptions
Location: US National Average
Stories: 1
Story Height (L.F.): 9.00
Floor Area (S.F.): 8000
Basement Included: No
Data Release: Year 2013

Motel, 1 Story Square Foot Cost Assuming Aluminum Siding / Wood Frame

Cost Estimate (Union Labor) % of Total Cost Per SF Cost
Total $110.19 $881,500
Contractor Fees (GC,Overhead,Profit) 25% $27.55 $220,400
Architectural Fees 7% $9.64 $77,100
Total Building Cost $147.38 $1,179,000
Cost Estimate (Open Shop) % of Total Cost Per SF Cost
Total $101.56 $812,500
Contractor Fees (GC,Overhead,Profit) 25% $25.39 $203,100
Architectural Fees 7% $8.89 $71,100
Total Building Cost $135.84 $1,086,700

Motel, 1 Story Square Foot Cost Assuming Brick on Concrete Block / Wood Truss

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Motel, 1 Story Square Foot Cost Assuming Brick Veneer / Wood Frame

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Motel, 1 Story Square Foot Cost Assuming Precast Concrete Block / Wood Truss

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Motel, 1 Story Square Foot Cost Assuming Wood Shingles / Wood Frame

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Motel, 1 Story Square Foot Cost Assuming Wood Siding / Wood Frame

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