hard costs

hard costs

See direct costs.

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He elaborates on the private placement to participate in the first horizontal well, the percentage negotiations to take control of the overall project, the thought on the overall revenue income for the life of the well with hard costs and the gives great details on the partners coming in on the project.
Over $1,000,000 in hard costs was spent to open doors in addition to cost of Real Estate.
Knowing and understanding the true hard costs of doing business are key to the successful operation of an enterprise of any kind.
In the first half of the year, we estimate the industry's hard costs (direct materials, fuel, labor) declined by 5.
While the hard costs of construction are rising, they do not seem to be outpacing the overall economy in terms of cost inflation," Anderson noted.
But if a borrower comes to us and says, 'This is my real land cost, this is my hard cost to build,' then it's easy enough to do the math, and if I like the math I like the deal--but it's the borrower's issue to solve to make sure that hard costs remains the hard cost.
But, analyzing the hard costs for converting paper to digital format is not as simple as comparing the cost of scanning a box of documents to the cost of storing it offsite.
This likely would reduce construction hard costs by $10,000 to $20,000 per unit (depending on whether it is a concrete or wood-frame building).
All hard costs attached to converting dealers from the True Value name will be assumed by TruServ Canada.
The return on investment for this level of automation is very good because it eliminates hard costs like check stock and postage, Miller says.
The cost to renovate the 76,500-square-foot building (purchased on May 4, 2007) is roughly $76 million: $46 million for acquisition, $16 million for hard costs including material and labor, and $14 million for soft costs including financing, brokerage and professional fees.
Using a contracted shipping rate, the organization is already saving hard costs.