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KTGY Architecture + Planning

KTGY Architecture + Planning

Founded in 1991, KTGY Architecture + Planning is an international award-winning full-service architecture and planning firm delivering innovation, artistry and attention to detail across multiple offices and studios, ensuring that clients and communities get the best the firm has to offer no matter the building type or location. KTGY’s architects and planners combine big picture opportunities, leading-edge sustainable practices and impeccable design standards to help create developments of enduring value. KTGY serves clients worldwide from offices located in Chicago, Denver, Irvine, Los Angeles, Oakland, Pune and Tysons.

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New Workforce Housing at Studio 819, a Mixed-use Studio Apartment Community, Celebrates Grand Opening...

On Tuesday, May 19, 2015, the City of Mountain View celebrated the grand opening of Studio 819, a new affordable community by ROEM Corporation and Eden Housing in partnership with the City of Mountain View. The grand opening celebration was held at 819 North Rengstorff Avenue, Mountain View, CA 94043

Building Industry Association of Southern California 55+ Housing Council Recognizes KTGY-designed Perris Station Senior...

IRVINE, CA - November 26, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Award-winning national firm KTGY Group, Inc., Architecture + Planning, is pleased to announce that the 55+ Housing Council, a special interest council of the Building Industry Association (BIA) of Southern California, has recently honored KTGY Director Gina Nixon with the SAGE Award for Volunteer of the Year and Perris Station Senior Apartment Homes with the SAGE Award for "On the Boards" Project of the Year in the Redevelopment category.

KTGY Principal Keith Labus, AIA, LEED AP to Speak at Affordable Housing & Community...

IRVINE, CA - September 24, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Award-winning national firm KTGY Group, Inc., Architecture + Planning, is pleased to announce that KTGY Principal Keith Labus, AIA and LEED AP has been invited to be a speaker at the San Diego Housing Federation’s Annual Affordable Housing and Community Development Conference on October 3. It is the largest affordable housing gathering in the region, attracting over 300 attendees every year

KTGY Designers “Wishing Away Hunger”

IRVINE, CA - September 16, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Award-winning national firm KTGY Group, Inc., Architecture + Planning, announced today that the firm's entry "Wishing Away Hunger" in Orange County’s 6th Annual CANstruction design/build competition at the South Coast Plaza in Costa Mesa, Calif., won an Honorable Mention for its popular Genie from Disney's Aladdin, made of 3,000 canned food items. KTGY’s innovative design and planning capabilities, normally reserved for real estate builders, owners, investors and developers of all property types, were used to design this very colorful, 10-foot tall Genie.

ABC Green Home Wins the 2013 Golden Nugget Grand Award for “Best Zero Net...

IRVINE, CA - June 24, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Award-winning national firm KTGY Group, Inc., Architecture + Planning, is pleased to announce that its innovative ABC Green Home has won the prestigious 2013 PCBC Gold Nugget Grand Award for the "Best Zero Net Energy Home Design." Designed as an Affordable, Buildable and Certifiable (ABC) Green Home, this very appealing Craftsman-style, 1,695-square-foot, 3-bedroom, 3-bath home is a net zero energy-consumption model home, which provides a blueprint for builders on how to mass produce environmentally-friendly houses that generate as much energy as they consume.

KTGY-Designed The Paseos at Magnolia in Riverside to Open

IRVINE, CA - June 10, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Award-winning national firm KTGY Group, Inc., Architecture + Planning, is pleased to announce that Hutton Companies, one of Southern California’s foremost developers, is nearing completion on The Paseos at Magnolia Luxury Apartment Community in Riverside, Calif., a $30 million, 168-unit, 3-story, garden-style, walk-up apartment community located close to regional shopping, transportation, jobs, and restaurants. Residents will be moving in as buildings are completed with the first group of residents moving in next month, July 2013. Completion of The Paseos at Magnolia Luxury Apartment Community is expected in autumn 2013.

KTGY-designed Mixed-use Student Housing Community Breaks Ground

IRVINE, CA - June 3, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Award-winning national architecture and planning firm KTGY Group, Inc. and private developer, Hanover Pacific, LLC, announce the ground breaking of a new, mixed-use, 173,000-square-foot graduate student housing community, adjacent to the campus of Western University of Health Sciences (WesternU), a private, non-profit graduate school for health professions. The four-story mixed-use development located in downtown Pomona, Calif., will provide 306 beds along with approximately 10,000 square feet to be used by WesternU as faculty offices. The 3.6-acre project is a complex public/private partnership with the City of Pomona, the Vehicle Parking District, and Hanover Pacific, along with the support of WesternU. The project is slated to be completed by fall of 2014

KTGY Principal Manny Gonzalez, AIA, LEED AP to Speak at PCBC on New Ideas...

IRVINE, CA - June 3, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Award-winning KTGY Group, Inc., Architecture + Planning, is pleased to announce that KTGY Principal Manny Gonzalez, AIA, NCARB, LEED AP has been invited to be a speaker at the PCBC 2013 show, Homebuilding’s Premier Tradeshow and Conference, held June 5-6, 2013, at the San Diego Convention Center in San Diego, Calif. Gonzalez is a frequent guest speaker and panelist at various industry events and webinars and currently serves as PCBC's Co-Chair of the Multifamily Trends Forum.

KTGY Designs $43 Million Mixed-Use Community of Luxury Apartment Homes & Retail

IRVINE, CA - May 20, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Award-winning national firm KTGY Group, Inc., Architecture + Planning, is pleased to announce that Hutton Companies, one of Southern California’s foremost developers, has begun construction on La Verne Village, a 172-unit mixed-use residential and retail community in La Verne, Calif., located in the San Gabriel Valley, east of Los Angeles, on Foothill Boulevard, the Historic Route 66.

KTGY’s Manny Gonzalez Delivers Insights on Green Building – Doing it Right

IRVINE, CA - April 9, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Award-winning national architecture and planning firm KTGY Group, Inc.'s thought-leader Manny Gonzalez, AIA, LEED AP, and principal, says that putting the right design team together and selecting the right product and density that provides the best return on investment are vital to success. "A good design team can be very innovative in interpreting zoning and building codes. A perfect example of this are the walk up garden apartments KTGY has been designing at densities over 40 units to the acre and urban wood-frame apartments over 200 units to the acre," noted Gonzalez

KTGY-designed Affordable Senior Living Community Breaks Ground in Contra Costa County

OAKLAND, CA - March 27, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Award-winning national firm KTGY Group, Inc., Architecture + Planning, is pleased to announce the ground breaking of Berrellesa Palms, an affordable senior living community in Contra Costa County, developed by Resources for Community Development (RCD) of Berkeley, Calif., and designed by KTGY. Located in the City of Martinez, at the corner of Berrellesa and Buckley streets, Berrellesa Palms provides high quality, affordable one-bedroom apartments for very low-income seniors with chronic medical conditions

KTGY-Designs New Upscale Apartment Community to Revitalize Redwood City’s El Camino Real

OAKLAND, CA - March 19, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Award-winning national firm KTGY Group, Inc., Architecture + Planning, is pleased to announce that SummerHill Apartment Communities of San Ramon, Calif. (formerly known as Urban Housing Group), has begun construction on The Lane on the Boulevard, a 141-unit architecturally distinctive apartment community in Redwood City, located on the San Francisco Peninsula, just north of Atherton.

New KTGY-designed AMLI Apartment Community Receives Planning Commission Approval

IRVINE, CA - March 11, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Award-winning KTGY Group, Inc., Architecture and Planning, is pleased to announce that AMLI Residential has received City approval for AMLI Uptown Orange, a 334-unit eco-friendly apartment community located in the City of Orange, Calif. The 5.6-acre urban infill project will be built on the site of an existing DoubleTree Hotel parking lot and will include the construction of two new parking structures, one for the DoubleTree Hotel and one for the apartment community's residents and guests. KTGY is the project's designer and architect.

Construction Commences on KTGY-designed Carmel Loft House in Sunnyvale, Calif.

IRVINE, CA - January 30, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Award-winning KTGY Group, Inc., Architecture and Planning, is pleased to announce that Carmel Partners of San Francisco has begun construction on Carmel Loft House, a contemporary, new, mixed-use development spanning two city blocks adjacent to the popular Plaza del Sol, off of South Frances Street and Olson Way in the heart of downtown Sunnyvale, Calif. The sustainable, urban infill development will consist of two buildings comprised of up to four stories of residential with 133 loft-style apartment homes and more than 6,000 square feet of ground floor retail space.

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Senators Oppose Tariffs That Would Harm Solar Industry

Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) joined a bipartisan group of senators, are urging the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) to not impose tariffs that would negatively affect the American solar industry. In a letter to Chairman Rhonda Schmidtlein, the lawmakers—who both represent states that have a growing solar industry—expressed their deep concern with the pending Section 201 global safeguard case regarding solar cell and module manufacturing in the United States.

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Lofgren announces federal funding for zero-emissions buses at Mineta Airport

A new, nearly $3.2 million federal grant was awarded to the Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport to purchase six zero-emissions shuttle buses and associated charging infrastructure, announced U.S. Rep. Zoe Lofgren (D-San Jose) today