Zillow Advice: Home Improvement - what's it cost to jack up a foundation http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/what%27s-it-cost-to-jack-up-a-foundation/263022/ Zillow Advice | Zillow Real Estate Just to clarify "home on ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/what%27s-it-cost-to-jack-up-a-foundation/263022/ Just to clarify "home on the water".  If it is on the shore of a lake, a competent remodler can usually handle minor leveling.  For piers that are in sand or water, definitely consult an engineer that specializes in that kind of work.  Whoever does the work, they will need to physically look at your unique situation in order to come up with a price.  This is not a situation for ballpark guesses. Wed, 05 Aug 2009 02:34:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/what%27s-it-cost-to-jack-up-a-foundation/263022/ 2009-08-05T02:34:00Z Ask your agent for referral. ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/what%27s-it-cost-to-jack-up-a-foundation/263022/ Ask your agent for referral. I suspect you may want an engineer. Don't forget the "further inspections" on the pest report. Wed, 05 Aug 2009 00:27:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/what%27s-it-cost-to-jack-up-a-foundation/263022/ 2009-08-05T00:27:00Z A foundation repair or similar ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/what%27s-it-cost-to-jack-up-a-foundation/263022/ A foundation repair or similar company would probably give you a free estimate. Damage may occur with the leveling so factor for that. If you're thinking of buying you could try including in your offer the repairs needed. best of luck. Sat, 01 Aug 2009 15:45:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/what%27s-it-cost-to-jack-up-a-foundation/263022/ 2009-08-01T15:45:00Z