Principal Matthew Geaman Named San Diego County’s 2021 Men of Influence by SD Metro Magazine

Please join us in celebrating Matthew Geaman, AIA, LEED AP BD+C, NCARB, having recently been named San Diego County’s 2021 Men of Influence by SD Metro Magazine. As Principal at JWDA, Matthew is an esteemed colleague and friend, with significant ties to the architectural profession and community.  With 20 years of experience, overlapping 13 years […] Learn More

San Diego’s Largest Residential Development Diega Tower is now Leasing

The Diega Tower by Bosa (Formerly known as Broadway Block) is complete with leasing officially open to prospective tenants.  Please find leasing information at As San Diego’s largest residential development with 617 units, – comprised of studios, one-bedroom and two-bedroom apartments – this 720,000 square-foot, two-tower structure features extensive amenities including ground level retail […] Learn More

Joseph Wong Appointed to UCSD’s Real Estate and Development Advisory Board

Joseph Wong, FAIA, has been appointed to the UCSD’s Real Estate and Development (RED) Advisory Board.  As Founder and President of JWDA, an award-winning architectural firm, Joe brings a unique perspective to the panel, having served as Prime Architect on several high-profile, multi-million-dollar developments, and with a career that has spanned for over four decades. […] Learn More

Alila Marea Beach Resort Encinitas celebrates opening

Alila Marea is officially open for business! JWDA is excited to present you with this noteworthy project, as published recently by the Robb Report, Hospitality Design, and San Diego Union Tribune.  The Alila Marea Beach Resort Encinitas has debuted on San Diego’s North County coast as the Hyatt brand’s first new-build in the United States. […] Learn More

777 Front Street Creative Office Complex is Open

JWDA partnered with Bosa Development on the newly revitalized Paladion, a former luxury retail center transformed into a creative office complex.  Located on 777 Front St. in downtown San Diego, this $30 million redevelopment brings over 167,000-SF of leasable Class A office space to a high density, urban setting.  The site is catered for an […] Learn More

Broadstone Makers Quarter Wins Orchid Award

The 2020 San Diego Architectural Foundation Orchid Award for Interior Design goes to Broadstone Makers Quarter (BMQ), a mixed-use market-rate apartment in East Village, San Diego. The interior design was led by Paul Basile at Basile Studio with JWDA providing full architectural services on the project. Since its completion in 2018, BMQ has been well-received […] Learn More

Palisade at Westfield UTC Receives 2020 Best Commercial Real Estate Award

Palisade UTC is considered luxury at its finest, offering tenants with breathtaking views of the ocean, resort-style living, and easy access to Westfield UTC’s world class shopping, dining and entertainment. Its modern architecture and highly-amenitized interiors garnered Palisade UTC with Commercial Real Estate’s (CRE) 2020 Best Commercial Real Estate Award from San Diego Business Journal. […] Learn More

525 Olive Tower is Under Construction

Formerly known as 6th & Olive, 525 Olive Tower is a new mixed-use development located in Bankers Hill, a neighborhood just north of downtown San Diego with convenient access to world-renowned Balboa Park. JWDA was retained by Greystar to provide full architectural services on the project.   The nearly 300,000-SF project includes 204 residential units […] Learn More

Father Joe’s 14th & Commercial Breaks Ground

Formerly known as 14th & Commercial, St. Teresa of Calcutta Villa was named to honor the late Mother Teresa.  The proposed $145 million permanent housing development is part of Father Joe’s Villages’ (FJV) larger plan to bring 2,000 affordable housing units to San Diego.  Funding for this project came from multiple sources including private and […] Learn More

JWDA Receives Top National Award for Best Mid-Rise Residential Development

The 2019 Excellence Awards, sponsored by Multi-Housing News (MHN), honors Broadstone at North Park with GOLD for best new development and design in the mid-rise category.  MHN provides national news, information & analysis on the multi-housing industry. Alliance Residential Company retained JWDA for full architectural services on this market-rate apartment located in the vibrant North […] Learn More