This Series Was Derived By Applying A Building Cost Index To The Current Dollar. For Further Information See Source. Source: Raymond W. Goldsmith, "A Study Of Saving In The United States, " Vol. I, Princeton, 1955, Tables R-4, P. 587; R-5, P. 588; And R-31, P. 623.
This NBER data series a02272 appears on the NBER website in Chapter 2 at http://www.nber.org/databases/macrohistory/contents/chapter02.html.
NBER Indicator: a02272
Release: NBER Macrohistory Database
National Bureau of Economic Research, Expenditures For Additions and Alterations, One and Four-Family Nonfarm Dwellings Goldsmith, Constant Dollars for United States [A02272USA379NNBR], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis https://research.stlouisfed.org/fred2/series/A02272USA379NNBR/, November 30, 2015.