Most Expensive Cities for Construction as of June 2021

The 20 most expensive international cities to construct a 4 / 5 Star Hotel or Class “A” Office Building:

The average cost in Geneva Switzerland is $427 a Square Foot or $4,595 a Square Meter.

The cost in Singapore is $362 a Square Foot or $3,895 a Square Meter.

Cost Excludes Architectural / Engineering (Detailed Design, MEP Engineering, Structural Engineering, Construction Management Fees & F&F, that typical range between 13% & 19% & purchase cost of land:

  1. Geneva – Switzerland
  2. Zurich – Switzerland
  3. London – UK
  4. New York – USA
  5. Oslo –Norway
  6. San Francisco -USA
  7. Copenhagen – Denmark
  8. Stockholm – Sweden
  9. Dubai – UAE
  10. Hong Kong – China
  11. Los Angeles – USA
  12. Tokyo – Japan
  13. Frankfurt – Germany
  14. Sydney – Australia
  15. Paris – France
  16. Honolulu – USA
  17. San Diego – USA
  18. Toronto – Canada
  19. Rome – Italy
  20. Singapore – Republic of Singapore

 

For additional cities and Architectural / Construction Management Fee data refer to our latest 2021 Global Construction Yearbook / PDF’s that covers construction costs in 101 Countries,

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