Residential Cost Index

June 2015


Residential Cost Index Year Over Year Change:
December 2003 = 100 Jun.
2015
May.
2015
Percent
Change
Jun.
2014
Percent
Change
Residential Occupancy Cost (ex. Mortgage) 133 132.9 0.05% 136.8 -2.77%
Index Components*
Residential Maintenance & Repair 143.7 143 0.5% 151.8 -5.3%
Cleaning 118.1 118 0.08% 117.4 0.6%
Power 142 142.9 -0.59% 146.8 -3.21%
Phone, Cable, & Data 100 100 0% 101.8 -1.77%
Landscaping 144.2 144 0.15% 145.6 -1%
Other Indexes
CPI-Urban Consumers, All Items 129.5 129 0.35% 129.3 0.12%

*Five heavily weighted index components are shown.
Sources: U.S. Department of Commerce, U.S. Department of Labor, BrickBits.com, and Whitestone Research.
Note: Index values for recent data are preliminary. The Residential Cost Index is based on a 2,400 square foot single family home.