James S. Carr, A.I.A., NCARB has extensive experience as an architect in the multi-family sector. He has designed and documented over 205,000 living units in his career. A member of the American Institute of Architects, the National Association of Home Builders and the National Council of Architectural Registration Boards, Mr. Carr is licensed to practice architecture in eighteen states. Since becoming accredited in 1976, Mr. Carr has worked with many major developers throughout the country including Marriott, Lincoln Property, Trammell Crow and D.R. Horton.
Since starting his own practice in 1992, Mr. Carr has continued to undertake commissions for long term clients in addition to designing and documenting rental housing and mixed-use projects in which he has a development and/or ownership interest. Mr. Carr’s affiliation with Village Partners, a development entity in which he is co-owner, offers builders and investors the possibility of a turn-key design and development solution. Additionally, this relationship ensures that his designs reflect the real-time feedback from the building and management side of the multi-family industry. Mr. Carr’s specialized skills and experience make the projects he designs, both for his own account and for his clients, highly competitive and successful in diverse markets. Mr. Carr received his Bachelors of Arts in Architecture and Masters of Arts in City Planning from Drexel University.