News Header


Broadway Housing Apartment Design Lowell
Mon, Jun 07 , 2021

Lowell Broadway Street Apartments Complete

Maugel Architects, in conjunction with R.M. Cochran Company, Inc., recently completed renovations at the Broadway Street Apartments in Lowell, MA. The project consisted of renovations and upgraded ...

Lake Point Senior Living Design
Wed, Jan 06 , 2021

Senior Housing Designed for How We Want to Live: Is It Possible?

My wife recently recommended that I watch the movie “The Impossible”, a film based on a true story of survival during the devastating 2004 tsunami in Thailand. My first thought in the midst of a ...

Multifamily Design Maugel Architects
Tue, Nov 10 , 2020

Maugel Designs Brooks Street Worcester Multifamily

The art of balancing aesthetics and construction costs begins in the earliest phases of design— when geometric simplicity and compositions of attractive, durable materials define marketability and ...

Wed, Sep 30 , 2020

Vertical Housing Development in Suburban Markets: The Time is Now

As a young architectural student, I remember reading Latvian-American architect Gunnar Birkerts’ urban planning book Process and Expression in Architectural Form. In the book, Birkerts encouraged ...

Senior Housing Design Lake Point Village
Mon, Apr 06 , 2020

Maugel Designs 55 & Over Housing in Lakeville

Maugel Architects announced construction has begun on the new 66-unit Lake Point senior housing development in Lakeville, Massachusetts. Developed by Jon Delli Priscoli of First Colony Development, ...

Fri, Jan 03 , 2020

Four Ways Multifamily Developers Are Making Life Easier

As the saying goes, “nothing worth having comes easy.” While this is true in many ways — especially in the real estate business — the multifamily market is putting this saying to the test. Design and ...

Mon, Nov 25 , 2019

Shingle by Shingle: Designing Quality in a Housing Crisis

Eric Bibb, a blues artist, wrote a song called “Shingle by Shingle” and sings “I’m fixing up the roof, shingle by shingle… got water in the well and I’m grateful." We can be grateful that for most ...

Mon, Jul 22 , 2019

A Multifamily Design Concept Re-Discovered: The Big House

A new client recently inquired about an old idea: a multifamily design concept called Big House. It was popular in the midwest in the nighties, but given today’s starved market for innovative design ...

Wed, May 08 , 2019

Ivory Keys Apartments Wins Preservation Award

The Ivory Keys Apartments, located at 140 Adams Street, was recently recognized by Preservation Massachusetts. Maugel Architects and L.D. Russo transformed this once vacant historic mill building ...

Fri, Jun 16 , 2017

Winstanley Selects Maugel for Grist Mill Apartments

Maugel Architects announced Winstanley Enterprises selected the firm to design the Grist Mill Apartments located in Chelmsford, MA. Nestled on 5 ½ acres off Cushing Place, the four-story, 70-unit ...

Fri, Feb 07 , 2014

Maugel Architects Wins Salisbury Affordable Housing Projects

Maugel Architects' design concepts for two affordable housing projects have been selected by the Town of Salisbury and the Affordable Housing Trust. The winning designs are for 41 dwelling units at ...