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Celadon at 9th & Broadway: Construction Progress

Construction is now well underway on Celadon at 9th & Broadway – Studio E Architects’ 17-story contribution to San Diego’s ever-evolving city skyline. The award-winning, 250-unit high-rise affordable housing tower for BRIDGE Housing broke ground in February of last year, … Continue reading

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Archer Studios: Builder Magazine 2013 Grand Award Winner

Builder and Custom Home magazines combined forces this year to present their respective annual honors, and Studio E Architects came away from the event with top honors: Archer Studios – our 42-unit micro-unit development in San José, California – was … Continue reading

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More Big Thoughts on Living Small: Parkside Studios & Hotel Churchill

Micro-units – rental dwelling units that are 300 square feet or less in floor area – continue to be a hot topic in the press and on the web. Micro-fever is catching here at Studio E Architects as well, with … Continue reading

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Studio E Breaks Ground on Mesa Commons in San Diego

Studio E Architects is happy to announce that construction on Mesa Commons – our 78-unit affordable family housing project for San Diego’s College Area community – is officially underway! A groundbreaking ceremony for the project, hosted by client Palm Communities, … Continue reading

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Small is the New Black – the fascination with Micro-flats Part II

Dogs that fit in your purse, urban parklets, and iPad minis… As we noted last week, small is back in vogue in a big way – and it’s even extending to the spaces we call home.  As the U.S. population … Continue reading

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Small is the New Black – the current fascination with Micro-flats

Small is cool again. The Fiat 500, “small bite” menus, micro-breweries… This cultural tendency toward the tiny has even extended to the multi-family development world, which is a-buzz this spring with discussions about Micro-Flats. Tiny dwelling units are turning up … Continue reading

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What’s Cookin’ at Studio E in 2013 – 2nd Course

13 is a number that has been known to cause some folks a fair amount of anxiety – with a list of associated superstitions so long, it’s enough to make anyone paranoid. Well, you won’t find any triskaidekaphobiacs around at … Continue reading

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What’s Cookin’ at Studio E in 2013

About this time every year, we here at Studio E Architects take a day for an office retreat – to memorialize the previous year, and to take a look at what’s on the menu for the year ahead.  As we … Continue reading

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Construction begins on 9th & Broadway

Studio E Architects is excited to report that construction on 9th & Broadway – our award-winning, 250-unit high-rise affordable housing tower – has officially commenced! A groundbreaking ceremony for the project, rechristened Celadon at 9th & Broadway by client BRIDGE … Continue reading

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Multi-Housing News 2012 Excellence Awards winners – Archer Studios, Riverwalk and UC Davis West Village

Studio E Architects is proud to be prominently featured in this month’s issue of Multi-Housing News, as three of our recent projects brought home honors in the publication’s 2012 Excellence Awards. Archer Studios – a 42 unit single-room-occupancy (SRO) development near … Continue reading

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