Cost to Build Home Calculator

How much does it cost to build a house? Find out using this home build cost calculator.


What does this calculator do?

Embarking on the journey of building a custom home is an exciting endeavor, but it's crucial to understand the costs involved. Our Cost-to-Build Home Calculator is designed to help you estimate the cost of constructing your dream house, giving you a better understanding of your financial requirements.

To use our calculator, you'll need to input the following information:

  • Home Size Square Footage: Enter the desired square footage of your new home (e.g., 2,300 sqft).
  • Price per Square Foot: Use the slider to set the estimated price per square foot based on the quality of materials and finishes you desire. This figure can vary greatly depending on your location and preferences.
  • Land Cost: Provide the total cost of the land where you plan to build your home (e.g., $100,000).
  • Location: Select the U.S. state where you intend to build your home, as this will impact various costs, including labor and materials.
  • Environment: Indicate whether you plan to build in a suburban, rural, or urban setting, as this can also influence construction costs.
  • Utilities Required: Choose which utilities you'll need to install, such as a well (+$10,000), septic system (+$20,000), and electric connections (+$5,000).

Once you've provided all the necessary information, click the "Calculate" button to receive an estimated cost to build your custom home. Keep in mind that this calculator provides an approximation and should be used as a starting point. Consult with a builder or contractor for a more accurate estimate tailored to your specific needs and desires.

By using our Cost-to-Build Home Calculator, you can gain a better understanding of the financial investment required for your custom home project. Armed with this knowledge, you'll be better prepared to make informed decisions as you bring your dream home to life.