The Heyday Partnership was founded in 2002 with mission to improve the quality of building in working class neighbourhoods throughout L.A.
Their strength is to believe that “Being better does need to be more expensive”. The time spent on design improves the quality of space using the same materials and construction techniques. They have a vertically integrated approach with a strong focus on cost savings. Needless to say when contractor, architect, and developer work in the same office there is a lot of value in terms of optimizations and financing.
The firm has been recognized with a 2014 AIA Merit Award, 2010 AIA Young Architectural Talent Honorable Mention, and have been published in a wide range of publications ranging from the NY Times, the Wall Street Journal, Urban Land Institutes Guide to Real Estate.
Have a look at their website: http://www.heyday-la.com/