If you use The Sims 4’s “free build” cheat, you don’t have to follow those annoying rules about “grids” and “protected zones” that would otherwise limit where your next house or addition will go.
Not only that, but you can also forget about the space limits you’d normally have to stick to in The Sims 4. This gives you full freedom in Build Mode to build whatever you want. With the The Sims 4 free build cheats we’ve listed here, you can say goodbye to your frustration with conformity and let your imagination run wild.
Sims 4 free build cheat
Cheats for The Sims 4 on PC: Hold down Ctrl and Shift, then press c.
For cheats in The Sims 4 for Mac, hold down Command () and Shift, and then press c.
Cheats for The Sims 4 on PS4: Press all four shoulder buttons at the same time
Cheats for The Sims 4 Xbox One: Press and hold all four shoulder buttons at the same time.
At the top of the screen, you should see a text box where you can type in your cheat codes.
How to use The Sims 4 free build cheats
In The Sims 4, it can be hard and take a long time to build something that looks the way you want it to. It can also cost a lot of money. With The Sims 4 free build cheats, you can unlock your full building potential and build on lots you weren’t able to before. You can also move objects anywhere you want, regardless of where they are on the grid. To get started, just read and follow the steps below.
Hold L2 and R2 (Xbox One) or LT and RT (PlayStation 4) and press up and down on the D-pad. Changes the size of the selected object.
bb.enablefreebuild. Makes it possible to build anywhere, even on lots that are locked.
bb.ignoregameplayunlockentitlement, bb.moveobjects, and bb.showhiddenobjects are some of the commands.
By pressing Shift, Ctrl, and C in-game, you can open the command console.
Without the apostrophes, type “testingcheats on” and press Enter.
Type “freerealestate on” without the quotes again in the command console and press enter.
The sim family can now go anywhere.
In Sims 4, the free build mode lets you freely change all properties and lots (except for their size). Some places can’t be changed without the free build cheat, like the University dorms.
You’ll need the cheat dialogue box, which should still be open after you use testingcheats true. Then you type “freerealestate on” and hit “enter.” If it works, the game will let you know that free real estate is on. Note: Hit “Escape” on your keyboard to close the cheat box.
Testingcheats true will only work if the cheat dialogue is open, which it should be after using it. On the following screen, you type in freerealestate and then press enter. To find out if it works, look for a message in the game saying “Free Real Estate On.” The cheat box can be closed by pressing the escape key on your keyboard.
The cheat console can be opened by pressing CTRL + Shift + C, then typing in “bb. moveobjects” and pressing enter. Enter the cheat again to reactivate it. In order to get the best results when placing objects using this cheat, press the Alt key on your keyboard.
Newcrest is supposed to be all empty lots where you can build your own town (or download buildings and lots from your library or the community gallery). Don’t worry, nothing is wrong with the way you play.