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Creating Innovative Environments

Whiteford Associates, Inc. is an architectural and construction firm with over 36 years of experience in design and construction. Started in 1978 by Traverse City native David W. Whiteford, the company has one licensed architects, one graduate architect, two licensed builders, four construction managers, an interior designer, and a very experienced support staff. Whiteford Associates has designed and built over 500 projects in the Traverse City area.

Whiteford Associates is uniquely positioned to offer the ultimate in service to its clients. Rely on us for architectural services, or trust us with the construction of your entire project – our innovative design solutions and expert project control result in beautifully integrated, energy efficient, functional buildings. Whether considering single family residences, multifamily complexes, commercial buildings, or other building types, our design, construction, and administrative experience create unmatched value.

Our philosophy of effective design begins with careful consideration of our client’s needs and an emphasis on communication throughout the design process. Within these requirements every building we design is intended to complement the environment in which it is situated, maintaining the identity of the natural characteristics of the site and the surrounding area.

We believe it is our responsibility to complete projects on time and on budget. We assist building owners with crucial decisions and implement innovative design solutions with creative use of materials. Our knowledge and experience allow us to specify and execute techniques and strategies with full understanding of their impact on the finished project. The result of our start-to-finish involvement is a cohesive final product.

Whiteford Associates offers an uncommon blend of architectural capabilities and construction experience. For those who choose to have us build their project, our ability to function as both architect and general contractor is unique. We can work with our clients from concept to completion of construction – the result is tremendous value borne of the fine blending of aesthetics, functional requirements, and economics.