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Construction Costs Continue to Increase

Published: September 15, 2011; 13:30 · (Vindobona)

August brought a further rise in construction costs: +2.3% against 2010, +0.3% compared to July 2011.

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The construction cost index for construction of residential buildings reached 102.7 index points for August 2011, according to calculations by Statistics Austria. This represents an increase of 2.3% over August 2010. In comparison to July 2011 the index increased by 0.3%.

The construction cost index for road building stood at 106.3 points at the end of August. This corresponds to…

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