press release

Buildout Rated #1 CRE Marketing Automation Tool According to TCN Worldwide

June 24, 2016

CHICAGO, IL--Buildout, the developer of the leading end-to-end solution for marketing commercial real estate listings, has been recognized as a top CRE tool according to TCN Worldwide, a prominent global consortium of independent commercial real estate firms.

TCN Worldwide recently completed their 2016 Benchmarking and Best Practices Survey, naming Buildout as the #1 CRE marketing automation tool among TCN Worldwide member firms. When asked, “what are the top 3 tools you provide to your agents to help them compete?” and “what CRE tool have you purchased that has yielded the greatest return?” Buildout was ranked the number one tool in both questions.

Buildout and TCN Worldwide have been strategic partners since 2013 and continue to grow together. “Buildout is a must-have,” said H. Ross Ford III, President and CEO of TCN Worldwide. “Our brokerage firms have pinpointed Buildout as an essential tool to keep up with the rapidly advancing CRE industry. It reduces time-consuming work by automating valuable marketing documents along with other features, encouraging each firm to spend less time on administrative tasks and more time on growing their business.”

Buildout is a web application for marketing commercial real estate listings. It automates the document creation process allowing users to create attractive, brand compliant documents with a few simple clicks. It also streamlines the property listing process simplifying all aspects of marketing to save time, look better, and ultimately win more listings.

“It’s a great honor to be recognized as an exceptional solution by TCN Worldwide. We highly value our partnership, knowing that our product is useful to such a strong clientele base is very rewarding,” said Vishu Ramanathan, CEO of Buildout. “We are very excited about the recognition and look forward to growing our longstanding strategic partnership. We aim to make a positive and meaningful impact on the CRE industry.”

About TCN Worldwide

TCN Worldwide, a consortium of leading independent commercial real estate firms, provides complete integrated real estate solutions locally and internationally. With commercial real estate professionals serving more than 200 primary and secondary markets worldwide, approximately $38.8 billion in annual transactions, and over 80 million square feet of space under management, TCN Worldwide ranks as one of the largest service providers in the industry. An extensive range of real estate services coupled with a personal commitment to exceed client expectations is what allows TCN Worldwide to be a leader within the commercial real estate industry. Through its transatlantic alliance with GVA Worldwide the organizations encompass more than 5500 commercial real estate professionals in 170 offices across 28 countries and over $58.6 billion in annual transaction volume. For more information on TCN Worldwide, contact H. Ross Ford at 972-769-8701 or visit

about Buildout

In 2010 Buildout pioneered commercial real estate (CRE) marketing automation. Today, with over 35,000 brokers and with 12 of the top 20 brokerages counted as customers, Buildout continues to be the leader in CRE marketing automation in addition to recently launching valuable, integrated back-office workflow and customer relationship management (CRM) solutions. Developed in close collaboration with our customers, Buildout allows brokerages to bring their expertise to every stage of their deals all from within one platform.

As of February 23, 2021 Buildout and Rethink CRM have joined forces to deliver a world-class, integrated end-to-end deal pipeline generation and management platform purpose built for CRE brokers and brokerage firms.

contact information

For more information about Buildout, contact:
Ewa Baska
Marketing Director

For more information about TCN Worldwide, contact:
H. Ross Ford III
President and CEO