Escalation Watch

Wondering what’s happening with non-residential construction costs? Our Escalation Watch newsletter brings you important news as well as construction cost indices for several cities across Canada.

You’ll also find industry news, other stats, and important Hanscomb information you should know about.

There’s absolutely no charge for our Escalation Watch newsletters, so feel free to download and review them.


First Quarter 2017
First Quarter 2016
First Quarter 2015
First Quarter 2014
First Quarter 2013
First Quarter 2012
First Quarter 2011
First Quarter 2010
First Quarter 2009
First Quarter 2008
First Quarter 2007
First Quarter 2006
First Quarter 2005
Second Quarter 2017
Second Quarter 2016 
Second Quarter 2015
Second Quarter 2014
Second Quarter 2013
Second Quarter 2012
Second Quarter 2011
Second Quarter 2010
Second Quarter 2009
Second Quarter 2008
Second Quarter 2007
Second Quarter 2006
Second Quarter 2005
Second Quarter 2004
Third Quarter 2017
Third Quarter 2016
Third Quarter 2015
Third Quarter 2014
Third Quarter 2013
Third Quarter 2012
Third Quarter 2011
Third Quarter 2010
Third Quarter 2009
Third Quarter 2008
Third Quarter 2007
Third Quarter 2006
Third Quarter 2005
Third Quarter 2004
Fourth Quarter 2016
Fourth Quarter 2015
Fourth Quarter 2014
Fourth Quarter 2013
Fourth Quarter 2012
Fourth Quarter 2011
Fourth Quarter 2010
Fourth Quarter 2009
Fourth Quarter 2008
Fourth Quarter 2007
Fourth Quarter 2006
Fourth Quarter 2005
Fourth Quarter 2004


Latest News

Director of our Winnipeg office; Isaac Gwendo was recently interviewed by the Construction Economist.
Statistics Canada's Fourth Quarter Non-residential Construction Price Indices are now available. The First Quarter Indices for 2017 will be released mid-May.  Click here to download a copy of Hanscomb's Escalation Watch.
Hanscomb Cost Consultant, Melissa Trautmann, is featured as a Professional Quantity Surveyors Future Leader in the Winter 2016 edition of the Construction Economist.