1. What was the total cost of building prefabricated houses at Liverpool, Nova Scotia?
2. What was the unit cost of building prefabricated houses at Liverpool, Nova Scotia?
Cost of land and land improvements for 75 houses $112,716 25
Cost of construction of 50 houses 152,968 82 Cost of equipment (stoves, etc.) 3,619 46
Total $269,304 53
Type H3 & H4 28 houses average
cost $ 2,855 00
Type H13 & H14 15 houses average cost 3,491 00
Type H21 & H22 7 houses average cost 2,952 00
Total $152,969 99
(Without services or land)
Note: It was originally intended that 75 houses be built at Liverpool. After construction had been started, industry advised that instead of 75 houses, 50 only would be required. In the .meantime the underground work had been completed. The building material for the extra 25 houses was then shipped to Halifax and is now being erected there.