Ward-Young Architecture & Planning provides innovative design solutions for custom homes, as well as resort, hospitality, and commercial uses. With studios located in Truckee and Lafayette, CA, we are ideally situated to design homes in the Lake Tahoe Area, San Francisco Bay Area, and other regions of the Western United States.

Management of the firm is shared by the four principals and five associates among the two studios. The founding principals, Tim Ward and Larry Young, continue to be actively involved in design and management of the firm's projects. In 2000, Robert Heck and Don Fulda joined Tim and Larry as principals, after having been with the firm since 1984. Senior associates, Ron Larkins, Ted Brobst, Mike Mussano, and David Bourke, have been with the firm for over 20 years. Associate Scott Thomsen joined the firm in 2004. This stable and consistent ownership and management team provides clients assurance of continuity and responsiveness, resulting in the firm enjoying working relationships with many repeat clients over the years.

Our Lafayette office is located at:
1041 Stuart Street, Suite B
Lafayette, CA 94549
925-283-3278

Services Provided
Architectural Design for Residential, Commercial, Public Agency, Planned Resort Communities and Ski Resort Projects.

Areas Served
Truckee, Martis Camp, Lahontan, Lake Tahoe, San Francisco Bay Area and Northern California.

Certifications and Awards
Numerous Tahoe Quarterly's Mountain Home Awards
Numerous Contractor's Association of Truckee Tahoe Awards
Numerous Best in the Basin, Lake Tahoe Awards
Location: 12010 Donner Pass Road, Suite 201
Truckee, CA 96161
Commented: What is the front door made of? Many thanks. The door is clad in hot-rolled steel with a natural sealer finish.
January 22, 2015 in Photo Questions  
Commented: Is the rectangular grey exterior cladding a tile product? The grey cladding is hot-rolled steel in panels that are laid up in an over-scaled shingle style. They are finished with a matte permalac sealer to maintain the natural steel finish.
January 22, 2015 in Photo Questions  
Commented: Love the light above the table! Where can I get one? Please visit John Pomp online.
January 22, 2015 in Photo Questions  
Ward-Young Architecture & Planning - Truckee, CA commented on a discussion in Photo Questions: Great house! What roofing material is used on the low pitched roofs?
January 22, 2015
Ward-Young Architecture & Planning - Truckee, CA commented on a discussion in Photo Questions: what is the exterior wood
January 22, 2015
Ward-Young Architecture & Planning - Truckee, CA commented on a discussion in Photo Questions: love floor, what is color and wood please love it
January 22, 2015
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