About

Travistin is the creator and marketer of the BRIX software solution, a comprehensive Cloud-based workflow management tool for single-family and multi-family home builders. Since 2001, Travistin has been delivering enterprise workflow management solutions to a list of elite home builders, many of which are recognized as the top home builders in their state or multi-state region. The BRIX solution offers its users modules for Purchasing, Job Cost and Production, General Ledger, Accounts Payable, Financial Reporting, and Payroll, and a wide range of Reports. Today, around 11,000 US home annually are built by builders using the BRIX software solution.

Accurate and timely information is a critical need for the fast paced and detailed process of production homebuilding. BRIX, a fully integrated back-office software solution built specifically for volume homebuilders, meets this need by enabling builders to optimize purchasing, manage production, control construction costs, streamline reporting, and much more.

Solutions

BRIX

BRIX is the follow up product to The Homebuilder Software Package (known informally as Lloyds). The product is the result of over thirty years of collaborative development with leaders in the homebuilding industry. The processes and methodologies utilized have been proven and refined in the offices of some of the world’s largest and most-successful production homebuilders.

Key Features and System Highlights

Job Cost, Production

  • Generate Purchase Orders from Item Take Offs and Subcontractor Agreements
  • Assemble Item Take Offs and Subcontractor Agreements at the Plan, Elevation, Swing, Project, and/or Option level
  • Customize job specific purchasing data in the Preliminary Purchasing Environment before producing final Purchase Orders
  • Maintain subcontractor costs at the cost per square foot level
  • Email or Fax Purchase Orders with a click of a button
  • Create Extra/Variance Purchase Orders
  • Selected Take Off Detail, Selected Option Detail, Purchase Order Summary, Purchase Order Detail, Purchase Orders

Purchasing

  • Capture Job Costs at the Project, Job, Cost Code and Invoice level
  • View real-time Job Costing data via easy-to-use screen displays
  • Track the status of production for each job by user defined Stages of Completion
  • Create and Maintain Sales Contract and Purchaser information
  • Track Exceptions to Budget by use of Variance Codes
  • Track Construction Loans by Job, Project, and Lender
  • Track Earnest (deposit) money by Sale, Job, and Project
  • Job Cost Detail, Cost Code Summary, Cost of Sales Analysis, Production Status Summary, Available to Draw, Sales Summary, Warranty Detail, Backlog Summary

General Ledger, Accounts Payable, Financial Reporting

  • Calculate and post Accruals for Closed Jobs automatically
  • Allocate interim interest to open jobs automatically
  • Produce both printed and electronic versions of 1099’s
  • Generate Financial Statements at the Project, Area, Region, Division, Company, and Consolidated levels
  • Create custom financial reports with an easy-to-use Financial Report Designer
  • Trial Balance, General Ledger, Selected Account Detail, Vendor Analysis, General Liability, Worker’s Compensation

Payroll

  • Apply Wages at the Project, Job, or Cost Code level
  • Create Custom Employee Deductions
  • Calculate federal taxes
  • Produce both printed and electronic end of year W2’s
  • Print Employee Payroll Checks
  • Track Direct Deposit Information
  • Earnings Summary, Earnings Detail, Workers Compensation, Employers Quarterly

BRIX at a Glance

Contact

Travistin, Inc.

PO Box 4760
Lago Vista, Texas 78645
512-275-4820

contact@travistin.com

 
 

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Leveraging the power of industry-leading technologies such as Microsoft SQL Server® and Windows Server® platforms, BRIX blends a flexible, highly intuitive web-based interface with a robust and scalable back-end system. The result is a sophisticated, elegant back-office solution for high-volume production builders.