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Cost to Build a Home in New York State with Unfinished Basement

Cost to Build a Home in New York State

The estimated Cost to build this attractive home in Syracuse New York as per the instant cost estimator is $312,130 (including a General Contractor’s markup), or $130 per sq. ft.

A formal arched entry leads to convenient living in this house plan from

•  2401 Total Square Feet
•  1st Floor 1355
•  2nd Floor 1046
•  3 Bedrooms
•  2 1/2 Baths,
•  2-Car garage (422 sq ft)
•  Basement
•  Striking main entry
•  Master bedroom has two walk-in closets
•  Bay windows on both floors
•  Large kitchen
HOME PLAN #592-001D-0014 from

Note: I came up with almost the same cost to build estimate using the free cost estimating software from Craftsman Book Co. You can use the free estimating software to update this estimate to see if the 2016 cost has changed. You can also experiment with different building quality inputs that affect the cost to build.

Additional NOTE: For additional inexpensive living space, you can finish a "below grade" basement attractively by using ScapeWEL window wells.

ScapeWEL Window Wells From Bilco

Standard window wells block the flow of incoming light and can leave basements dark and uninviting. With ScapeWEL, window wells become code-compliant safety escape routes and basement areas are opened up for additional living space. Not only will you increase the value of your home, but…Read more

Enjoy, Carl Heldmann