How to calculate property development profit


The PropertyData property development calculator is designed to give property developers initial feedback on the profitability of a potential development scheme, informed by live market data.

Start by accessing the development calculator and entering the full UK postcode, pre- and proposed post-development square footage of your project, and the project type and property type. If your project is a green field development, you should put the pre-development square footage as zero.

Click 'Calculate', and the calculator will show you the development profit calculations.

The table rows you will see are:

Remember, this is an initial viability calculation. You should naturally develop your own more complex cost model if our model suggests a project is viable.

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