Spacemaker: Early-stage planning, reimagined

Design better cities with outcome-based design

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Why use Spacemaker? 

Make better design decisions 

Reflect and act on data-driven insights to deliver the best possible solution for your project.

Accelerate your site planning 

Work effectively with Spacemaker’s intuitive tools and automations, all accessible in one single software.

Improve collaboration 

Collaborate in the same cloud-based 3D model anytime, anywhere to drive your project forward together.

What you can do with Spacemaker 

Analysis capabilities in Spacemaker

Deliver comprehensive feasibility studies, faster

Uncover greater insights into your site and its surroundings with built-in analysis tools, extensive environmental data, and automatic area calculations to create compelling proposals.

Discover, compare, and optimize for better design outcomes 

Explore the best options for every site to intelligently track density, living qualities, and regulations.

Make informed decisions collaboratively 

Using Spacemaker as a fact-based foundation helps your team clearly understand the performance of your design and streamline the decision-making process internally and externally.

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Webinar series: Deep dive into Spacemaker 

Discover all the features and benefits of Spacemaker with our experts in this webinar series using a real-life site. 

Spacemaker resources 

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Discover Spacemaker’s built-in analyses, including noise, wind, sun, daylight, and microclimate.

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Read about new features, resources, urban planning and outcome-based design.

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Learn the basics of Spacemaker and discover how easy and intuitive it is to use.

Frequently asked questions (FAQs)

How do I log into Spacemaker?

If you have an active subscription, you can log into Spacemaker with your Autodesk account at

Not a subscriber? You may be eligible for a free trial.

What is Spacemaker used for?

Spacemaker is used to design, analyze, and collaborate on high-quality proposals. Using Spacemaker’s cloud-based AI software you can carry out comprehensive feasibility studies and concept design for early-stage planning.

Who uses Spacemaker?

Anyone who is involved in early-stage planning. Regardless of whether you’re an architect, urban planner, or real estate developer, Spacemaker is for you. 

Which versions of Spacemaker can I use if I subscribe to the current version? 

Spacemaker is a cloud-based software that runs in your web browser. Your Spacemaker subscription will continually give you access to the latest version, which you can access via your Autodesk account.  

Can I install Spacemaker on multiple computers? 

As a cloud-based software program, Spacemaker does not require installation for usage. Provided you have an Autodesk Account with an active subscription, you can access Spacemaker on any device that meets our system requirements. However, only the named user can sign in and use that software on a single computer at any given time. Please refer to our Terms for more information.  

How do I convert my Spacemaker free trial to a paid subscription? 

Please contact sales to buy a subscription to Spacemaker.

Where is Spacemaker available for purchase?

Spacemaker is commercially available for purchase within Europe and the UK, and will be available in the United States in the near future.

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