Posted February 20, 2024

Forbes Names Buildxact 2024 Best Overall Construction Estimating Software

Prices, features and customer reviews contribute to top ranking for third consecutive year.

Buildxact, a global Software-as-a-Service company that provides a simple solution for dealers, residential builders and remodelers to better manage and grow their business, has been named the best overall construction estimating software of 2024, according to Forbes Advisor. This marks the third year in a row Buildxact has received this honor.

Forbes editors evaluated a set of leading construction estimating software, comparing price, features and customer reviews to determine its selection of Buildxact as best overall for builders and general contractors, according to the Forbes Advisor website.

“Buildxact is gaining the attention of our industry because of the simple way we serve residential builders and remodelers with an all-in-one solution that fills so many needs,” Chris Rennie, Executive Vice President of Customer Experience and Product, said. “Getting material counts right, sending out timely estimates, or keeping costs in line with budgets are just some of things builders must get right to stay in business, and we are proud to be right there each step of the way. We are proud and thankful our effort is being recognized by Forbes.”

With Buildxact users can quickly transition from material takeoffs and estimating, to scheduling and project management. Built-in dealer collaboration tools and price list integrations allow builders and dealers to quote projects up to 5x faster than traditional means. In reviewing Buildxact, Forbes editors noted the home construction software streamlines the estimating process and gave Buildxact a 4.5-rating out of five stars.

About the Forbes Advisor Ranking

Forbes Advisor did a proprietary review on more than a dozen of the most popular construction estimating programs out on the market. Editors considered ease of use, pricing, free trial offers and features such as cost forecasting, invoicing and estimate templates. Customer reviews were also considered.

About Buildxact

Buildxact gives custom home builders, contractors and dealers control of their business to get the job done. Using simple features, job estimates take less time and ordering materials is possible 24/7 using integrated member price lists. Founded in 2011 in Australia with North American headquarters in Austin, Texas, Buildxact continues to expand its global presence with customers in the US, Canada, the UK, Australia and New Zealand. For more information about how builders and dealers benefit using Buildxact, visit the Buildxact website.