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Loveless Porter Architects Wins Award for Excellence in Small Business

Manassas-based architecture firm Loveless Porter Architects, LLC is honored to be named recipient of the 2019 Award for Excellence in Small Business, presented by the Prince William Chamber of Commerce on February 26, 2019. The firm was nominated in mid-January and ultimately won due to “overall outstanding contributions to the Chamber and/or to the business community,” as per the Chamber’s website. “It...

Navigating an “Urban Daycare” Project, at DC’s District Wharf

After designing over 30 daycare centers in suburban settings, Loveless Porter Architects is working on its first “urban childcare” design, in The Banks development, across from DC’s District Wharf. Much of the process is the same: Creating an environment that invites children to explore and learn, with careful consideration given to safety, age range, classroom sizes and curriculum. Yet, building a space...

Loveless Porter Named a “Global Business Insights” Winner

Loveless Porter Architects, LLC is proud to be named the “2018/2019 Global Business Insight Award for Ecological Landscape Architecture Firm of the Year.” While our primary focus is on building design and construction contract administration, we can also work with clients to extend our design philosophies to the surrounding landscape when called upon. It is an honor to have a spotlight shown...

Realtors: Help Commercial Clients Avoid Permitting Pitfalls

As a commercial realtor, you want your clients to succeed.  You likely spend hours learning about their goals, followed by months searching for their ideal space, triangulating factors such as location, building condition and pricing. Then comes negotiation of lease or purchase terms.  Don’t let this momentum come to a grinding halt when your client applies for an occupancy permit. I have...