SD Home and Garden

04.2017


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The JWDA team is excited to have our Founder & President, Joseph Wong, FAIA, featured in the April edition of San Diego Home/Garden Lifestyles.  This esteemed publication has long been a resource to our firm and it is with great pride and humility that Mr. Wong and his vision for JWDA is acknowledged.

“Keeping it Real (Affordable)” highlights our firm’s 40-year history and trajectory into the design and construction of multifamily housing projects.  The article identifies Mr. Wong’s stance on affordable housing, specifically, the social responsibility of the architect and the potential of design as a catalyst for change and progress within our local communities.

JWDA is known for large-scale, high-density housing projects, including a celebrated portfolio of award-winning affordable housing projects.  JWDA works such as Alpha Square, Atmosphere, and Millenia are featured in the article.

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SD Home/Garden Lifestyles publication can be seen here.

SD Home and Garden

04.2017

download

The JWDA team is excited to have our Founder & President, Joseph Wong, FAIA, featured in the April edition of San Diego Home/Garden Lifestyles.  This esteemed publication has long been a resource to our firm and it is with great pride and humility that Mr. Wong and his vision for JWDA is acknowledged. “Keeping it […] Learn More

RENOVATION OF THE UCSD SCHOOL OF GLOBAL POLICY & STRATEGY COMPLETE

01.2017

UCSD

The renovation of the UCSD School of Global Policy & Strategy (GPS) is complete! A year after its rebranding from IR/PS to GPS, the School of Global Policy & Strategy celebrated the return of students and faculty with a grand re-opening of its updated facilities.   The renovations included a beautification of the GPS auditorium and complete […] Learn More

BROADWAY BLOCK PENDING CITY APPROVAL

11.2016

aerial-broadway

Design approval for the Broadway Block is underway.  JWDA is leading the design team for the high-rise, mixed-use development in downtown San Diego.   Developed by Bosa Development Corporation, the design features two towers, 21 stories and 41 stories, respectively, rising from a residential and retail platform. The Broadway Block promises to be a major player […] Learn More

Matthew Geaman Honored with San Diego 2016 YAYA

11.2016

AIA logo3

JWDA Associate Principal Matthew Geaman AIA, LEED AP was recently honored with AIA San Diego’s 2016 Young Architect of the Year Award.  The JWDA team could not be more excited for our esteemed colleague! This prestigious award recognizes Mr. Geaman for his professionalism, design achievement, and community leadership in the San Diego region. Mr. Geaman […] Learn More

Alpha Square Receives 2016 Development of the Year Distinction

10.2016

alpha-square-photo

“Big Project, big heart.” Alpha Square Affordable Apartments was honored in Our City San Diego as one of six projects recognized as the “2016 Development of the Year.” The $47.6-million project is a catalyst for change in the downtown community, combining the efforts of many to address the problem of homelessness.  The San Diego Housing Commission, the […] Learn More

UCSD SCHOOL OF GLOBAL POLICY & STRATEGY CELEBRATES GRAND RE-OPENING

10.2016

UCSD

The UC San Diego School of International Relations and Pacific Studies (IR/PS) rebranded itself on a large scale with a new name, greater ambitions, and a state-of-the-art renovation.  A year after its rebranding from IR/PS to GPS, the School of Global Policy & Strategy celebrated the return of students and faculty from summer break with […] Learn More

Nook East Village Receives Civic San Diego Approval

08.2016

nook east village_002

Civic San Diego has approved Nook East Village, a 5-story, 91-unit Single Room Occupancy (SRO) development located at the corner of 15th and K Streets in the East Village neighborhood of downtown San Diego.  The Nook’s studios are affordable by design and will deliver a new housing option to the community. The Nook will feature […] Learn More

TownePlace Suites by Marriott Breaks Ground

07.2016

NORTH WEST

Construction has begun on the 9-story TownePlace Suites by Marriott® in downtown San Diego.    The project site is a 7,500-SF mid-block parcel located on 6th Avenue between Beech and Cedar Street in the Cortez Hill neighborhood. The building design is focused on providing a very transparent street frontage while respecting the existing modern architecture of […] Learn More

Atmosphere Topping Off Ceremony

07.2016

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JWDA recently joined Wakeland Housing, City Officials, and the local San Diego community in celebrating the topping off ceremony of Atmosphere Affordable and Supportive Housing Development.  Located in the heart of downtown San Diego, Atmosphere will soon be open to families who are looking for a more affordable place to live.  The topping off ceremony […] Learn More

Broadstone at North Park Breaks Ground

07.2016

Broadstone North Park_Final Rendering_2016-0328

Broadstone at North Park is a new market-rate multi-family housing complex located between Texas and Arizona Streets, one block south of El Cajon Boulevard in the North Park neighborhood of San Diego.  Alliance Residential Company retained JWDA for full architectural services on the project. This 5-story structure contains 118 rental units, ranging from studio to […] Learn More

SD Home and Garden

04.2017

download

The JWDA team is excited to have our Founder & President, Joseph Wong, FAIA, featured in the April edition of San Diego Home/Garden Lifestyles.  This esteemed publication has long been a resource to our firm and it is with great pride and humility that Mr. Wong and his vision for JWDA is acknowledged. “Keeping it […] Learn More

RENOVATION OF THE UCSD SCHOOL OF GLOBAL POLICY & STRATEGY COMPLETE

01.2017

UCSD

The renovation of the UCSD School of Global Policy & Strategy (GPS) is complete! A year after its rebranding from IR/PS to GPS, the School of Global Policy & Strategy celebrated the return of students and faculty with a grand re-opening of its updated facilities.   The renovations included a beautification of the GPS auditorium and complete […] Learn More

BROADWAY BLOCK PENDING CITY APPROVAL

11.2016

aerial-broadway

Design approval for the Broadway Block is underway.  JWDA is leading the design team for the high-rise, mixed-use development in downtown San Diego.   Developed by Bosa Development Corporation, the design features two towers, 21 stories and 41 stories, respectively, rising from a residential and retail platform. The Broadway Block promises to be a major player […] Learn More

Matthew Geaman Honored with San Diego 2016 YAYA

11.2016

AIA logo3

JWDA Associate Principal Matthew Geaman AIA, LEED AP was recently honored with AIA San Diego’s 2016 Young Architect of the Year Award.  The JWDA team could not be more excited for our esteemed colleague! This prestigious award recognizes Mr. Geaman for his professionalism, design achievement, and community leadership in the San Diego region. Mr. Geaman […] Learn More

Alpha Square Receives 2016 Development of the Year Distinction

10.2016

alpha-square-photo

“Big Project, big heart.” Alpha Square Affordable Apartments was honored in Our City San Diego as one of six projects recognized as the “2016 Development of the Year.” The $47.6-million project is a catalyst for change in the downtown community, combining the efforts of many to address the problem of homelessness.  The San Diego Housing Commission, the […] Learn More

UCSD SCHOOL OF GLOBAL POLICY & STRATEGY CELEBRATES GRAND RE-OPENING

10.2016

UCSD

The UC San Diego School of International Relations and Pacific Studies (IR/PS) rebranded itself on a large scale with a new name, greater ambitions, and a state-of-the-art renovation.  A year after its rebranding from IR/PS to GPS, the School of Global Policy & Strategy celebrated the return of students and faculty from summer break with […] Learn More

Nook East Village Receives Civic San Diego Approval

08.2016

nook east village_002

Civic San Diego has approved Nook East Village, a 5-story, 91-unit Single Room Occupancy (SRO) development located at the corner of 15th and K Streets in the East Village neighborhood of downtown San Diego.  The Nook’s studios are affordable by design and will deliver a new housing option to the community. The Nook will feature […] Learn More

TownePlace Suites by Marriott Breaks Ground

07.2016

NORTH WEST

Construction has begun on the 9-story TownePlace Suites by Marriott® in downtown San Diego.    The project site is a 7,500-SF mid-block parcel located on 6th Avenue between Beech and Cedar Street in the Cortez Hill neighborhood. The building design is focused on providing a very transparent street frontage while respecting the existing modern architecture of […] Learn More

Atmosphere Topping Off Ceremony

07.2016

A_web_02_1733x1095px_w1

JWDA recently joined Wakeland Housing, City Officials, and the local San Diego community in celebrating the topping off ceremony of Atmosphere Affordable and Supportive Housing Development.  Located in the heart of downtown San Diego, Atmosphere will soon be open to families who are looking for a more affordable place to live.  The topping off ceremony […] Learn More

Broadstone at North Park Breaks Ground

07.2016

Broadstone North Park_Final Rendering_2016-0328

Broadstone at North Park is a new market-rate multi-family housing complex located between Texas and Arizona Streets, one block south of El Cajon Boulevard in the North Park neighborhood of San Diego.  Alliance Residential Company retained JWDA for full architectural services on the project. This 5-story structure contains 118 rental units, ranging from studio to […] Learn More