Business Report: Trends in construction costs

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Rider Levett Bucknall tracks construction costs in 14 cities including Honolulu. We're one of the most expensive places for construction. But at least it's not getting worse. Take a look.

Los Angeles +7%
San Francisco, Portland +6%
Seattle +6%
Chicago +5%
Phoenix, Denver, Las Vegas +4%
New York, Boston, D.C. +3%
Honolulu -2%

These are first quarter prices compared to year-before levels.

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