Costmodelling CostAdviser Professional

Cost models, cost estimates, budgets, cost plans, risk analysis, bills of quantities, life cycle costs for construction projects

Costmodelling CostAdviser Professional

In simple terms, Costmodelling CostAdviser Professional is an expert software application that will allow you to produce:

  • Cost models
  • Budgets
  • Estimates
  • Cost plans
  • Bills of quantities
  • Life cycle costs

for all types of construction works. It even has a superb built-in Monte Carlo risk anaylysis package to help you determine and include proper allowance for risk.

In formal RICS terms, Costmodelling CostAdviser Professional is an expert software application that will allow you to carry out:

  • Order of cost estimating and cost planning for capital building works.
  • Detailed measurement for building works.
  • Order of cost estimating and cost planning for building maintenance works.

It is fully compliant with the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors' New Rules of Measurement NRM1, NRM2 and NRM3.

Primarily designed for use by construction cost consultants and quantity surveyors, it is simple to use with intuitive operation. So simple, that in reality it can be used by anyone!

CostAdviser Professional will provide all the measurement and cost information you require from project inception to a building's end-of-life.

With it, you can create dynamic cost models, cost estimates, cost plans and bills of quantities for all building types - initial capital and life cycle costs. Simply and quickly.

Two Editions are available - Free Edition and Premium Edition. The Free Edition is entirely free and is a fully working version of the full program but with some operating restrictions (limits on printing out and exporting reports, cost plan and BQ sizes, editing libraries) and limited product support. Premium Edition has everything, and is available for a small monthly subscription charge starting from just £25 per month.

By operating efficiently, with low overheads and no sales persons, we can keep our costs to a minimum passing on these savings to you.

The best way to see what Costmodelling CostAdviser Professional can do for you is to try Free Edition for yourself: no cost; no commitment; no pestering. Available for you to use straight away from our download section.

Over 1000 people have downloaded and installed the Free Edition since 2012!

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Costmodelling CostAdviser Professional

Cost models, cost estimates, budgets, cost plans, risk analysis, bills of quantities, life cycle costs for construction projects

Costmodelling CostAdviser Professional Download

Latest version - 2.0.10.78

Over 1000 people have downloaded and installed the free version since 2012!

CostAdviser Professional requires Microsoft's Windows 10. It will not run correctly on older version of Windows.

Click the link below to download the Costmodelling CostAdviser installation program:

Download CostAdviser Setup

Save the setup file on your computer. To help resolve any Windows 10 issues, right click on the installer and select 'Run as administrator'. This will allow you to install the program as normal.

Once you have installed Costmodelling CostAdviser, try creating a cost model from scratch. Read the help manual within the program for more details.

CostAdviser Professional requires Microsoft's Net Framework 4.6 or higher to be installed on your computer. This is normally kept up to date automatically by Windows Update. If you do not have it installed you can download and install the latest version manually from the Microsoft Net Framework website.

IMPORTANT - Please read all the notes below about Windows security warnings

When you try and install Costmodelling CostAdviser, you may get a message from Windows warning against installation. This message is generated by Microsoft by default simply because our app is not well known to them - it is a small-scale, highly-specialised app and not widely distributed. We can assure you that our app is legitimate and safe and has an authorised Digital Signature Certificate to prove its authenticity, which you can view by following the instructions stated further down this page.

To assist in the installation you can do the following:

  • Locate the downloaded CostAdviserSetup.exe program on your computer
  • Right-click it and click 'Properties'
  • Under the 'General' tab tick the 'Unblock' check box and then click the 'OK' button.
Windows SmartScreen

If you receive a Windows SmartScreen warning for the reasons described above, you can use the following steps to bypass SmartScreen and install the program

  • When prompted by the 'Windows protected your PC window', click 'More Info'
  • Click Run anyway
  • If prompted, click OK to proceed with installation.
Our Digital Signature Certificate

To view our authorised Digital Signature Certificate for our software, which verifies the authenticity of Costmodelling Limited and our software please do the following:

  • Locate the downloaded CostAdviserSetup.exe program on your computer
  • Right-click it and click 'Properties'
  • Under the 'Digital Signatures' tab you can follow the links to verify that the software has an authorised Digital Signature Certificate to prove its authenticity.

Purchase

Costmodelling CostAdviser Professional - the high value, low cost application

Buy your licence for Costmodelling CostAdviser Professional Premium Edition

Before buying your licence, please make sure that you have downloaded and installed the latest version of CostAdviser from our download section.

The Premium Edition allows you to print out and export reports, have unlimited cost plan and BQ items, edit libraries and receive full product-support.

By operating efficiently, with low overheads and no sales persons, we can keep our costs to a minimum passing on these savings to our customers.


United Kingdom Customers

Licences for the Premium Edition are bought by monthly subscription. Each Premium Edition licence allows the licenced user to run the Premium Edition on up to three computers.

We offer two payment methods:

  • Direct debit
  • Payment by credit/debit card

Direct debit is the easiest method for you. Once you set it up there is nothing else you need to do. Paymets will be taken automatically each month and you will be sent you a VAT invoice confirming the payment made. You are fully covered by the Direct Debit Guarantee and you are always in control. You can cancel your subscription at any time either through your own banking facilities or simply let us know and we will cancel the direct debit arrangement and future collections.

Alternatively, payments can be made using your credit or debit card. We will issue you an invoice each month, which you can pay online using your credit or debit card. Again, you can cancel your subscription at any time - just let us know and no further invoices will be raised.

We use GoCardless to handle the direct debit payments and Stripe to handle credit/debit card payments. Both are extremely reputable companies.

Once you have set up the payment forms you will receive your Premium Edition licence number by email, which will allow you to upgrade your Free Edition to the Premium Edition.

To set up your subscription, select the your chosen method of payment:


Multiple licences and non-United Kingdom Customers

Please contact us to arrange your subscription.

UK Construction Cost Data

Release date 24 October 2020

UK construction cost data

All the data presented on this website is given free-of-charge and in good faith by Costmodelling Limited for guidance only, and is covered by our terms and conditions. If you choose to use any data from our website it is under our terms and conditions.

Indicative building costs

Typical construction costs per m2 for common types of buildings

Tender price and building cost indices

Historic, current and forecasted tender price and building cost indices

Regional variations

Adjustment to construction prices according to geographical location

Project size adjustments

Adjustment to construction prices according to project size (value)

Building component lifespans

Typical lifespans of common building components

Lifetime costs of buildings

Maintenance and operational costs of buildings

Consultancy

We also provide a full range of expert cost adviser, quantity surveying and project management services. We determine accurate budgets, ensure best value, deliver project success, and save clients time and money on their construction projects. We reduce and manage risk, reduce waste and undertake option appraisal to determine best value.

Cost Estimating

Dependable cost estimating is fundamental to the planning, design and overall success of a project. More...

Quantity Surveying

Full range of traditional quantity surveying services carried out by experienced professional surveyors. More...

Cost Management

A dynamic approach involving strategic alliances and partnership working to deliver true value. More...

Whole Life Costs

The full and complete net present value of an asset over its operating life or a defined period. More...

Expert Witness

Independent expert assistance in managing claims of all sizes in a risk assessed & cost effective manner. More...

Project Management

Managing and coordinating all parties to ensure the project achieves the defined aims & objectives. More...

Design & Build Management

Successful design and build contracts require successful management from project inception to completion. More...

Procurement Advice

Expert advice on procurement routes and contractual arrangements identifying the most suitable option. More...

Our Portfolio

Here are types of clients from whom we have received commissions, the sectors we work in, our specialities and the benefits we bring. Let us do the same for you!.

Clients

Chartered Quantity Surveyors
Architects
Project managers
Developers
Main contractors
Sub contractors
Contract Management Consultants
Adjudicators

Sectors

Industrial
Administration and Commercial
Health and welfare
Recreational
Educational and scientific
Residential

Specialities

Accurate early cost advice
Option appraisal
Cost planning
Risk analysis
Whole life costings
Tender documentation
Contract advice and preparation

Benefits

Low client cost
Lower construction costs
Risk reduction
Identifying best value
Accurate and friendly advice
Efficient service
Experts in construction costs

Costmodelling Limited

Specialists in cost modelling and cost advice for any construction project.

A Little More About Us

We have been selling our software application and have been helping clients determine accurate budgets and obtain best-value on construction projects since our incorporation in 2002.

Constant development has resulted our highly-sophisticated cost modelling software application, Costmodelling CostAdviser. Details can be found in our software area.

We also provide a full range of expert cost adviser, quantity surveying and project management services. We determine accurate budgets, ensure best value, deliver project success, and save clients time and money on their construction projects. Details can be found in our consultancy area.

We are a private limited company registered in England and Wales Number 04364665.

Our registered office is: Burnside, Keldspring Lane, Barmby Moor, York, England, YO42 4HW.

Our telephone number is: +44 (0)1759 432431.

Our email address is:

Our VAT registration number is: 136 6338 07.

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