In 2017, El Paso, Texas, was considered one of the best places to live in the United States because of its low cost of living, high quality of life, top-notch education, and a strong job market. It is also a perfect place to live in, especially for people who love the outdoors.

The list below contains seven of the best multi-family architects in El Paso, Texas. They were selected based on their experience, awards, and portfolio.

root architects

311 Montana Ave. Ste. A2-100, El Paso, Texas 79902

Root architects is an El Paso-based architectural design firm specializing in mixed-use, commercial, and residential projects. It was founded by Rida Asfahani, AIA, LEED APBD+C, in 2010 out of frustration for what was lacking in the development and architecture in El Paso. The firm’s members have a collective of forty years of extensive experience, and it is frequently recognized by various organizations and for various awards.

The firm has constructed a wide range of architecture and construction projects, including commercial buildings, K-12,  and adaptive reuse. The team is also dedicated to restoring and enhancing the historical fabric of El Paso to help the city evolve and thrive. Root architects is accredited and certified by the American Institute of Architects and the LEED APBD+C. It has also garnered several recognitions and awards from various organizations, including Best Local Architects – El Paso Inc. Magazine (2019), and Merit Award – R.B. Stevens Building (2017).

PSRBB Architects

1810 Wyoming, El Paso, Texas 79903

Headquartered in El Paso, PSRBB Architects is a commercial architecture and planning firm specializing in a wide range of services, including educational, industrial, commercial, residential, and mixed-use communities. It was established in 2005 and is committed to improving the quality of life in the communities it serves. With over sixteen years in the business, it produces top-notch projects and is honored to have served the well-being of the El Paso community.

The firm operates under the leadership of Tomy Razloznik, who holds the role of president. He has been interested in architecture since he was young, so he decided to pursue a career in the industry. Tomy obtained his bachelor’s degree in architecture from Texas Tech University in 1976 and joined PSRBB in 1990.

Exigo Architecture

211 N. Florence Suite 204, El Paso, TX 79901

Founded in 2006, Exigo Architecture is a general contracting firm that specializes in multi-family projects, such as apartments, townhouses, and condominiums. It also offers architectural design, planning, and interior services in El Paso and surrounding areas.

With fifteen years of comprehensive experience in the industry, the firm consistently tries to improve and grow as an industry leader that provides high-level consulting services, innovative architectural design, and planning to meet the changing requirements of businesses, institutions, and government entities.

The firm is led by Eugenio Mesta, AIA, CNU-A, who holds a master’s degree in architecture from the University of Pennsylvania. The firm is accredited and certified by the American Institute of Architects,  Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design Accredited Professional (Building Design and Construction), and the CNU-A.

Liev Architecture

310 N Mesa Street, Ste. 830, Cortez Building, El Paso, Texas 79901

Operating out of its office in El Paso, Texas, Liev Architecture is a general contracting firm that has been in business since 2009. The firm was founded by Carlos Lievanos, and it specializes in architecture and planning services.

The team consists of skilled and experienced architects, engineers, and design professionals passionate about delivering superior architectural design services. The firm has been recognized for its reliable technical expertise and excellence.

Liev Architecture successfully manages projects regardless of their size. Moreover, the firm adopts a highly personalized approach. It takes time to listen and understand its clients’ needs to execute their project requirements efficiently. Though it is headquartered in El Paso and San Antonio, it extends its services throughout Texas and New Mexico.

Wright & Dalbin Architects

2112 Murchison Drive, El Paso,TX 79930

With over thirty-five years of comprehensive experience in the industry, WDA is an award-winning full-service architectural firm that provides planning, design, and construction services for commercial, residential, institutional, and educational projects in Texas and New Mexico. WDA has played an integral part in the development and revitalization of many multi-family, and affordable housing complexes.

An American Institute of Architects Award-winning firm, they advocate sustainable and green architecture and incorporate it into designs and solutions. This allows the firm to produce high-performance buildings that add extra value to clients and the environment.

Additionally, WDA has completed over $250 million of building renovations, rehabilitation, and adaptive reuse both for historic and non-historic facilities in the last ten years.

WDA provides complete designs to meet the needs of the existing and new users, creating practical and sustainable architecture indicative of time and place. The firm sets high standards, consistently exceeding expectations for timeliness, cost control, and ingenuity.

Carl Daniel Architects

305 Leon St., El Paso, TX 79901

Carl Daniel Architects is a contracting firm that has provided engineering and architectural services to clients throughout El Paso, Texas. It was founded by Carl V. Daniel Jr. in 1989 and has completed over $400 million in construction projects. Its reputable branding has allowed it to grow and service various markets, including civic, commercial, education, financial, and health care.

Carl V. Daniel Jr. runs the firm up to this day. He has fifty-two years of background in architecture and serves as the lead designer of the firm. He is a registered architect in Texas, Arizona, and New Mexico.

The firm’s staff are dedicated and motivated professionals who consistently provide unique and innovative solutions. Carl Daniel Architects is accredited and certified by the American Institute of Architects and National Council of Architectural Registration Boards, LEED AP.

ASA Architects

519 E. Río Grande, El Paso, TX 79902

Established in 1968, ASA Architects is an award-winning and one of the largest architectural firms in Southern New Mexico and West Texas. It offers comprehensive architectural services and specializes in school design, health care, industrial, religious facilities, housing and residential, and public projects.

It has built relationships and trust for over fifty-three years, and since then, it has produced three office locations, Roswell, Las Cruces, and El Paso. The company consists of seasoned professionals and registered architects supported by technical staff experts and intern architects. Its team members are equipped with substantial knowledge, background, and hands-on experience. The firm aspires to provide a positive contribution to the communities it serves by delivering innovative and practical design solutions that exceed the expectations of its clients.


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