The Douglas Agricultural Cost Guide has been developed over the past 15 years as a manual to assist in estimating the Replacement Cost New of a wide variety of agricultural use buildings, including:
The costing data is a compilation of actual construction costs, various estimates for agricultural use buildings, and other construction cost sources. The cost guide includes a physical depreciation schedule.
The developer of the cost guide, Karl Douglas, has been involved in the estimating and appraisal / evaluation of agricultural use buildings and properties for over 25 years.
The costing manual is intended as a resource for: