American Institute of Architects

Monterey Bay Chapter

AIA Monterey Bay is the regional voice for the architectural profession, serving as an educational resource to the community and uniting its members in fellowship to promote the quality of the built environment.

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20 Question to Ask the Architect

20 Question to Ask the Architect

What does the architect see as important issues or considerations in your project? What are the challenges of the project? How will the architect...

6 Steps Toward Building a Home

6 Steps Toward Building a Home

Design and construction projects involve several steps. Typically, projects go through the following six phases. However, on some projects, several...

Why You Should Hire an Architect

Why You Should Hire an Architect

Few people realize how complicated it is to build—that is until they find themselves lost in the maze of design options, building codes, zoning...