Why don't you use 2008 issue of remodeling magazine instead of 2007 since costs have skyrocketed?Why don't you use a more updated version (2008) of Remodeling Magazine's Report Cost vs. Value instead of 2007? Building costs have increased a lot especially materials along with fuel costs..Stinson Beach is a harder area to build in than other parts of Marin County or the Bay Area due to its unique location by the ocean and distance..So as a result, building costs are at least 20% higher than the rest of Southern Marin County..February 10 2009 - Stinson Beach00YesReport a ProblemProblemSelect oneOffensive contentIrrelevant contentSpam (pure self-promotion)OtherDetailsYour emailPlease enter a valid email address.Submit CancelContent flaggedWe will review this content. Thanks for helping make the site more useful to everyone. To learn more, read Zillow's Good Neighbor Policy.We're sorry. This service is temporarily unavailable. Please come back later and try again.