people and organizations
create design that is
sensitive and sensible.
We help shape personal environments: unique and enriching spaces for
your family, crafted to inspire, enlighten, entertain and
facilitate. We enlarge and re-envision homes, and we create
homes from scratch.
We design and navigate the often
challenging entitlement process for multi-family homes for
seniors and families. Our projects are thoughtful, related
to their context, efficient, beautiful, lively and
We craft mixed-use urban infill design
that is integrated and edgy – looking to the present and the
We re-invent and re-invigorate tired retail
,commercial and professional spaces and facades, bringing
renewed economic vitality and function.
and adapt historic resources that are such an essential part
of the fabric of our communities, giving them a new lease on
We envision effective processes for shaping
development through thoughtful and clear planning documents: we focus on readable
, clear language; effective and profuse
illustrations; and effective brevity.
We act as
advocates in entitlement, specialty and forensic consulting,
bringing a rigorous, methodical and seasoned hand to the
Sensitive and Sensible Design
Our designs are sensitive: respectful to context of
community and neighborhood … well-proportioned and detailed.
We design to enrich the lives of our customers and
all those who are exposed to environments we shape.
Our designs are sensible by being cost effective and
We help owners create high value
for their investments in the built environment.
Our designs are brought to life in a team environment. Owner,
builder, architect and others on the project team share the
goal: create the best place we can within the project time
and resource envelope.
We seek clients who are
collaborative, sensitive to context, and assign high value
to dedicated service, thoughtful design, integrity and our
reputation in the communities we work in.
We seek projects that contribute – to the sustainable spirit and
success of individuals, families, organizations, and the
community at large.