Chief Architect Software is a leading developer and publisher of 3D architectural design software for builders, designers, architects and DIY home enthusiasts. For professionals, we publish the Chief Architect® software product line, the most popular product for residential home design. And, for the consumer DIY home design market, we publish the top-selling and -rated Home Designer® product line. Both product lines interact with one another allowing professionals and consumers to communicate. If you are a Home Enthusiast or a professional looking for an affordable design software option, please visit

Home Enthusiasts & Home Owners
MSRP $59 - $495

Upgrading the Home Designer products to the Chief Architect products?

Chief Architect, Inc. provides discounts when upgrading through our Home Designer consumer line of software. If you currently own one of our consumer DIY programs and would like to upgrade, several products are available: