MENU
GET LISTED
GET LISTED
SHOW ALLPOPULAR CATEGORIES
  • Home
  • Architecture Software

Top 10 Architecture Software

1

Esri CityEngine

Our score: 9.8 User satisfaction: 100%

An easy-to-use, standalone 3D editing and visualization tool designed by EsriR&D for users in urban planning, architecture, simulation, entertainment, general 3D content productions, and Geographical Information Systems (GIS).

READ REVIEW
  • Pricing: By quote
  • Devices Supported: Windows, Linux, Mac
  • Pricing Model: Quote-based
  • Customer Types: Small Business, Large Enterprises, Medium Business
  • Deployment: On Premise
2

CorelCAD

Our score: 9.6 User satisfaction: 100%

An affordable and precise computer-aided software used for 3D drawing, design, and printing, and 2D drafting; providing design tools and features that accelerate workflows, improve productivity, and boost collaboration. CorelCAD is also capable of transforming 2D drawings into 3D models. Plus, it is interoperable, which makes it flexible.

READ REVIEW
  • Pricing: $699
  • Devices Supported: Windows, Android, iPhone/iPad, Mac, Web-based
  • Pricing Model: One-time payment
  • Customer Types: Small Business, Large Enterprises, Medium Business
  • Deployment: Cloud Hosted
3

Floorplanner

Our score: 9.6 User satisfaction: 98%

An intuitive, web-based room design application for interior designers, homeowners, and real estate agents. This platform helps users make quick professional designs easily. It is fitted with key features including photo and video support and 3D rendering. You can even play around with interiors to create actionable floorplan layouts.

READ REVIEW
  • Pricing: $14.95
  • Devices Supported: Windows, Android, iPhone/iPad, Mac, Web-based
  • Pricing Model: Annual Subscription
  • Customer Types: Small Business, Large Enterprises, Medium Business
  • Deployment: Cloud Hosted
4

Home Designer

Our score: 9.5 User satisfaction: 98%

A powerful home design and floor plan application engineered by RoomSketcher for personal and professional users. It includes easy-to-use features for customization. The platform also provides a library of generic and brand-name furniture and appliances. This way, you'll be able to create and preview your design close to the actual space and outcome.

READ REVIEW
  • Pricing: $49
  • Devices Supported: Windows, Mac
  • Pricing Model: Annual Subscription
  • Customer Types: Small Business, Large Enterprises, Medium Business
  • Deployment: On Premise
5

SmartDraw

Our score: 9.5 User satisfaction: 100%

An easy-to-use and powerful flowchart maker and diagramming solution which is an alternative to Microsoft Visio; helping companies and organizations document processes, manage projects, plan strategies, and convey ideas. SmartDraw can also integrate with other Microsoft productivity tools like Word and Excel. Additionally, it facilitates collaboration through file-sharing.

READ REVIEW
  • Pricing: $297
  • Devices Supported: Windows, Android, iPhone/iPad, Mac, Web-based
  • Pricing Model: One-time payment, Annual Subscription
  • Customer Types: Small Business, Large Enterprises, Medium Business
  • Deployment: Cloud Hosted
6

Planner 5D

Our score: 9.4 User satisfaction: 97%

A simple floor plan and photorealistic 2D and 3D rendering application for home decorators, interior designers, builders, real estate renovators, and architects. With its intuitive interface, it makes design accessible to novice users while making complex design work simple for experts. This bridges the gap between design intent and reality.

READ REVIEW
  • Pricing: By quote
  • Devices Supported: Windows, Android, iPhone/iPad, Mac, Web-based
  • Pricing Model: Quote-based
  • Customer Types: Small Business, Medium Business, Freelancers
  • Deployment: Cloud Hosted
7

ARCHICAD

Our score: 9.2 User satisfaction: 98%

An industry-leading Building Information Modeling (BIM) platform for urban planners, interior designers, designers, and architects. The platform makes planning and designing simple. This is thanks to its key design features combined with intuitive productivity and workflow tools. It also provides precise construction documentation and accurate cost estimates.

READ REVIEW
  • Pricing: By quote
  • Devices Supported: Windows, Android, iPhone/iPad, Mac, Web-based
  • Pricing Model: Quote-based
  • Customer Types: Small Business, Medium Business, Freelancers
  • Deployment: Cloud Hosted, On Premise
8

Bluebeam PDF Revu

Our score: 9.0 User satisfaction: 86%

A design and construction document management software that transforms simple documents into multi-dimensional PDFs. This helps architects, engineers, and designers boost their efficiency by cutting time and costs for document processing. Key features include concurrent editing, automatic form creation, batch link creation, and document sharing among others.

READ REVIEW
  • Pricing: $9.99
  • Devices Supported: Windows, iPhone/iPad, Mac, Web-based
  • Pricing Model: One-time payment
  • Customer Types: Small Business, Large Enterprises, Medium Business, Freelancers
  • Deployment: On Premise
9

SketchUp

Our score: 8.9 User satisfaction: 97%

SketchUp is a CAD software that excels in creating and editing 2D and 3D concepts. With its intuitive interface and controls, novice users can create professional-looking output and simplify complex design for experts. The platform is complete with animations, textures, 3D models, lighting effects, and many more for realistic looks.

READ REVIEW
  • Pricing: $695
  • Devices Supported: Windows, Mac
  • Pricing Model: Free, One-time payment
  • Customer Types: Small Business, Large Enterprises, Medium Business
  • Deployment: On Premise
10

ZWCAD

Our score: 8.9 User satisfaction: 100%

A budget-friendly, DWG file format-compatible Computer Aided Design (CAD) software for MCAD and AEC industries. The platform is compact, lightweight, and comprehensive. It includes design features like tool palettes, the capability to insert OLE objects, and 2D drafting. It also makes it easy to input commands thanks to its Smart Voice and Smart Mouse features.

READ REVIEW
  • Pricing: By quote
  • Devices Supported: Windows
  • Pricing Model: Quote-based
  • Customer Types: Small Business, Large Enterprises, Medium Business
  • Deployment: On Premise

Our Score

Our website makes use of our certified SmartScore™ method to examine all the software in the Architecture Software category in orded to help you decide on the best possible app. It takes into consideration the following elements: cruscial modules, collaboration capabilities, customization, integrations with other services, intuitiveness, customer support, security, support for smartphones and tablets, general media ratings. At the moment, Esri CityEngine is the leader in this category and we gave it the highest score in our tests. Following thorough testing it had the best results among its competitors and our experts strongly suggest that you include it as one of the solutions for your needs.

Our Score
9.8

Esri CityEngine Features

9.6

CorelCAD Features

9.6

Floorplanner Features

9.5

Home Designer Features

9.5

SmartDraw Features

9.4

Planner 5D Features

9.2

ARCHICAD Features

9.0

Bluebeam PDF Revu Features

8.9

SketchUp Features

8.9

ZWCAD Features

User Satisfaction

An overview of overall user satisfaction with the products in our Architecture Software category evaluated with our unique algorythm that collects customer reviews, comments and opinions across a broad set of social media platforms in order to help you make an educated buying choice.

User Satisfaction

100%

100%

98%

98%

100%

97%

98%

86%

97%

100%

Pricing

Each vendor in the Architecture Software category will provide a different group of pricing plans for its service and each plan will include a different set of features. Below we list the general pricing for the most affordable package provided for each product. Please note that advanced features may cost extra.

Pricing

By quote

$699

$14.95

$49

$297

By quote

By quote

$9.99

$695

By quote

Devices Supported

An overview of what type of devices and operating systems are supported by all B2B services in the Architecture Software category, including mobile platforms and web-based solutions.

Devices Supported

Windows

Linux

Android

iPhone/iPad

Mac

Web-based

Windows Mobile

Pricing Model

Find out which pricing packages are provided by the vendors in the Architecture Software category to check which one suits your business preferences and budget best. Note that some apps can support free or freemium accounts for you to test first.

Pricing Model

Free

Monthly payment

One-time payment

Annual Subscription

Quote-based

Customer Types

A brief look at which groups of clients a given B2B software in the Architecture Software category is designed for, from small businesses and non-profits to big enterprises.

Customer Types

Small Business

Large Enterprises

Medium Business

Freelancers

Deployment

A summary of what types of product deployement are provided by every B2B vendor in the Architecture Software category. While almost all modern SaaS services are cloud-hosted some solutions might offer an on-site deployment model too.

Deployment

Cloud Hosted

On Premise

Open API

By Nestor Gilbert

Nestor Gilbert is a senior B2B and SaaS analyst and a core contributor at FinancesOnline for over 5 years. With his experience in software development and extensive knowledge of SaaS management, he writes mostly about emerging B2B technologies and their impact on the current business landscape. However, he also provides in-depth reviews on a wide range of software solutions to help businesses find suitable options for them. Through his work, he aims to help companies develop a more tech-forward approach to their operations and overcome their SaaS-related challenges.

Why is FinancesOnline free? Why is FinancesOnline free?

FinancesOnline is available for free for all business professionals interested in an efficient way to find top-notch SaaS solutions. We are able to keep our service free of charge thanks to cooperation with some of the vendors, who are willing to pay us for traffic and sales opportunities provided by our website. Please note, that FinancesOnline lists all vendors, we’re not limited only to the ones that pay us, and all software providers have an equal opportunity to get featured in our rankings and comparisons, win awards, gather user reviews, all in our effort to give you reliable advice that will enable you to make well-informed purchase decisions.

TOP
Share
Tweet
Share