We provide YOU with residential / light commercial building cost information that can be relied on.
Uniquely Kiwi for over 50 years, the NZBE is for everyone,
across multiple industries, projects and needs. If you only use our information once in a while, it will more than repay your investment.
Quantity Surveyors, Draftspeople, Developers
Loss Adjusters, Valuers, Lawyers, Accountants
See that you are paying reasonable rates for work being done
Set building consent fees
Keep track of costs
Prepare confidential feasibility studies
Authorise reasonable cost variations to contracts
Check final accounts with confidence
Prepare estimates, tenders, etc., with confidence
Quote for extras and prepare final accounts with the backup the "Building Economist" provides
Get your assessing done quickly, easily and correctly
See that your clients are being fairly treated
OUR Story meets YOUR Story
Builders and Owners need a budget to build to. A budget for a quantum of work measured and priced by a quantity surveyor. DIY quantity surveying can be worse than DIY dentistry, that's where we come in.
We won't do your measuring for you, but we can help you with our rates library of residential and light commercial construction costs. Mixed with your quoted and estimated costs, your completed budget estimate allows something for everything, like all good estimates do.
Like YOU, Architects, Engineers, Draftspersons, Developers, Quantity Surveyors, Builders, Owners, Carpenters, Sub- contractors, Property Managers, Building Owners, Valuers, Insurance Assessors, Loss Adjusters, Lawyers; and Accountants; use our current construction costs, specialising in residential and light commercial building works.
THE NEW ZEALAND BUILDING ECONOMIST
We are working with New Zealand education providers to fully integrate NZBE into their curriculum for educating emerging professionals.
We see great value to industry in partnering with education providers to enhance delivery of their courses. The NZBE is now being utilised as a tool for educating future professionals, by incorporating authentic industry information into lectures, assignments and examinations.