Architectural Home Design Software

Chief Architect software brings home design projects to life. Automated building tools for home design, interior design, and kitchen & bath design make it easy to create construction drawings, elevations, CAD details, and 3D models.

Download a Trial and see why Chief Architect is the best residential home design software for architects, home builders, and remodeling professionals.

Chief Architect - Home Design Software
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Chief Academy — Coeur d'Alene

  • 2-Day Chief Architect Training
    Introductory // Intermediate // Advanced
  • Focused Training (half-day)
  • Social & Networking Receptions
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2019 Chief Academy: 2-day training classes and half-day focused training. September 11-13 - Coeur d'Alene, Idaho.

2-Day Training — Atlanta

  • Intermediate: Residential
  • Intermediate: Kitchen, Bath & Interiors
  • Sign up by Oct. 14 & save $100, SSA members save an additional 10%
  • Training Dates: Nov. 14–15
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  • Evening Reception — RSVP
Join Chief Architect in Atlanta: 2-Day Training | Nov. 14-15


Experience home virtual reality

Export 360° Panorama Renderings and full 3D Viewer Models that can be shared with clients or embedded on your website to experience home design with virtual reality. To learn more about embedding, see the Sample Home Builder or Interior Designer web page. This is a great way to add more depth about your portfolio and your design capabilities to help you sell the job and engage clients. Learn more about 360° Panorama Renderings and the 3D Viewer.

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360° Panorama Renderings
3D Viewer
Sample Home Building / Interior Designer web page