By BUILDER Magazine Staff. Chief Architect is now shipping the new version of its 3D architectural design software, Chief Architect Professional Edition 9.0. New features include an extensive library of custom cabinets, doors, and window treatments; enhanced materials-list generation for easier cost estimating; the ability to do photo-realistic 3D renderings; and an enhanced Symbol Wizard. List price is $995 for the base version and $1,495 for the full version. For more information visit