Thursday, May 24 2018 / Published in Informational
This 1,519 square foot two bedroom is totally transforming a little single family home – and creating options for income, children, work, retirement.     Start today your project with New Avenue! Get Started Still have questions? We are available to discuss your goals & ideas. There's no fee or commitment. Set up a call
Thursday, May 24 2018 / Published in Informational
  Our clients saw the potential to reinvent their small 1940s bungalow in El Cerrito in a way that would support their work-from-home lifestyle. They wanted a modern, fresh approach to their day-to-day life with side-by-side, private work spaces, and the ability to open or close the connection between the two large offices. The home renovation and
Wednesday, May 09 2018 / Published in Informational
We recently received a list of questions about “construction administration” from a client. Construction admin is often shortened to “CA” or also called “construction observation” and it is the idea that you keep the designer or architect involved during construction.  This may be a few hours a month or even less of the architects time,
Wednesday, April 11 2018 / Published in Informational
We just signed up a new partner based in Pasadena and he is working on a guest house.   The project is in the city of Pasadena, CA.  The client’s vision/goal is to create passive rental income.  The architect wanted to maximize allowable square footage to comply with zoning regulations for allowable livable area and occupable space.    
New Avenue recently finished a class San Francisco project – one of an estimated 30,000 additions or remodels in the city that are ready for an in-law apartment or accessory dwelling.  An estimated 30,000 projects like this have an unpermitted kitchen making them illegal in-laws.  This is a fully permitted project designed by one of