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Hold onto your hardhats! Studio E Architects has 8 projects currently under construction.

    With 8 projects currently under construction (a new Studio E record!), we are putting our  hardhats and construction vests to good use this summer.  These projects range from multifamily housing (affordable, senior, and market rate) to renovations of historic buildings, … Continue reading

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A Small Survey of Small (and Cool) Dwellings – Part 2 of 3 | LOCATION

Back in April we started a series on micro-units – which as a topic have been popping up all over the media. As urban housing becomes more and more costly in metropoles around the country and across the globe – … Continue reading

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UCLA Saxon Suites Published on ArchDaily!

We are thrilled to share with you that UCLA Saxon Suites has been published on Arch Daily!  Saxon Suites is an innovative model of renovated student housing and student commons space. We were tasked with completely rebuilding and modernizing six existing buildings and … Continue reading

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Celadon Wins Big!

We are excited to announce that Celadon at 9th & Broadway has received the inaugural Urban Model for Healthy Living Award from the San Diego-Tijuana Urban Land Institute (ULI)!  This award acknowledges that Celadon supports public health as an essential aspect of thriving communities and … Continue reading

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Hotel Churchill’s Sign Is Reinstalled

Construction at Hotel Churchill is coming along!  The historic hotel in downtown San Diego is scheduled to open its doors this summer and will provide housing for homeless veterans, youth who are aging out of the foster care system, and … Continue reading

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A Small Survey of Small (and Cool) Dwellings – Part 1 of 3 | SIMPLICITY

Petite apartments are nothing new – despite the recent buzz. Whether you call them a mini-flat or an efficiency, a bachelor apartment (Canada) a pied-a-terre or chambre-de-bonne (France) or micro unit – small one-room abodes have been around for a … Continue reading

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Parkside Studios in the News

Parkside has been feeling the love lately with TWO publications in the past month!  Take a look, and let us know what you think! Read about Parkside Studios in Dwell Read about Parkside Studios in San Diego Magazine Read about Parkside … Continue reading

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Washington Street Apartments – a private sanctuary in the heart of the desert

Dusting off these sketches from a few years back and rolling up our sleeves on Washington Street Apartments!  Washington Street Apartments is a low-income senior housing community in La Quinta, California.  The project consists of both existing building renovation and … Continue reading

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They arrived on the back of a truck:  modular workforce housing arrives in Silicon Valley

Residents began moving into their units at Parkside Studios in Sunnyvale beginning in late July 2015. Nothing about the apartments would suggest to a visitor that they were built 120 miles away in Sacramento and then trucked to the site … Continue reading

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These girls are on FIRE!

Two of the Studio E team have celebrated big professional accomplishments recently and it is time to throw some props their way! Congratulations to Lauren Pasion on becoming a licensed architect in the state of California. What does it take … Continue reading

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