Start with an idea.
Think without constraints.
WHO WE ARE
ARCHITECTS . PLANNERS . DESIGNERS
Original, relevant designs that work in the real world. Delivered consistently for nearly 40 years. We are WHA, a full-service land planning and architectural design ﬁrm with ofﬁces in Orange County, Los Angeles and the Bay Area—and trusted by agencies, builders and developers for the collaborative creation of projects rich in diversity, inventiveness and forward-thinking solutions.
From design, budgets and codes to entitlement, construction documents and our long-standing relationships with the sub-trades, we manage every aspect of the architectural process from start to finish to ensure project success.
Possessing strong architectural backgrounds, our land planners are experts in producing realistic, buildable plans. Planning is comprehensive and seamless, integrated with our other disciplines for complete solutions that achieve all parties’ goals.
Design is fluid, constantly moving and evolving, and we innovate every step of the way. Our leading-edge Studios are strategically integrated with our services, delivering an innovative, efficient and customized experience for every client.
Stay up to date with WHAt’s happening at WHA! The following are highlights of current project milestones, latest news, speaking engagements, and innovations within architecture, planning, and design industries.
Green Home Builder Magazine
“Beauty from Within”
“Does design need to be sacraficed to address efficiency? No, but it may cost a little more up front. The result, however, is long-term savings due to lower utility bills, less maintenance, more durable building materials, and healthier residents.”
- Julia Malisos, LEED AP, Principal of Planning and Community Design.