Posts Categorized: Residential

Taino Tower Housing


LUBRANO CIAVARRA ARCHITECTS is currently working with Taino Towers ownership, management, and tenants to improve the physical and programmatic capacities of this historic mixed-use Section 8 housing project.  Located in East Harlem and completed with federal funding provided by the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) in 1979, the Taino Towers complex is about to undergo $60 million worth of renovations throughout this full city block property bound by Second and Third Avenues and 122nd and 123rdRead more

East Lake Powell Housing Prototype

BBQ Breezeway

LUBRANO CIAVARRA ARCHITECTS is working closely with the St. Joe Company on a concept design for a housing prototype to be implemented within the 110,000 acre Watersound Development of the Florida Panhandle. LCA drew design inspiration from the vernacular typologies of the dog-trot and the “cracker cottage” as well as from the surrounding communities of Rosemary Beach and Seaside.

LUBRANO CIAVARRA ARCHITECTS developed a design that combines the positives of both the suburban and urban condition to promote healthy, active … Read more

India Street Condominiums

45 India Perspective

Just one block east of the East River and the Ferry Terminal servicing the Greenpoint neighborhood of Brooklyn, 45 India Street will be breaking ground by the end of May.  The project developer approached LUBRANO CIAVARRA ARCHITECTS to design a small scale residential building that would resonate with the adjacent 19th century development but reflect the new development along the water’s edge.  Sensitive to the culture and context of the area, these clients wanted an intimate building that would … Read more