News

08Jun 2021

Two local development news sites outlined the next steps for developer, Real Estate Inverlad, in Ivanhoe Village. With the last of its 591 apartments set for delivery in August, the developer behind The Yard at Ivanhoe is prepping for its next two phases. Real Estate Inverland Development President Chance Gordy told GrowthSpotter he scrapped the […]

24May 2021

BBA client HostDime has broken ground on their headquarters in Historic Eatonville. The innovative building will provide wireless to the surrounding neighborhood and aims to host community events. Local news outlets from around Orlando and Central Florida were there to cover the celebration. Orlando data firm HostDime plots dozens of hires A new office means […]

19Mar 2021

Baker Barrios’ contribution to Hyatt’s dual-brand hotel in Tampa get’s recognition on a great design team at the Top Hotels Blog: This exciting new property’s interiors have been conceptualized by architecture and design firm Stonehill Taylor, while Baker Barrios Architects and DPR Construction also made significant contributions to the project. Public spaces combine gold and […]

05Nov 2020

By: Virginia Larrea and Tanya Rolsten A factor that separates Baker Barrios Architects from other firms is that our architects and interior designers work side by side on each project. This collaboration means that interior architecture considerations are fully integrated from the beginning. In the case of the Tampa Bay Chamber, the complete design process […]

27Oct 2020

Our own Johnny Dagher is quoted in the publication’s report “How to Adapt for Covid-19.” On the heels of his whitepaper outlining industry changes on ways to decrease infection and improve health and wellness in senior living facilities, Johnny offers some more insight: Indoor air quality is now a consideration for designers, according to Johnny […]

20Oct 2020

Baker Barrios, Property Markets Group, and the Tampa Housing Authority convened on site to conduct the first community workshops for Robles Park Village’s redevelopment. Getting input from the community is an important step and the first event went very well. Over 100 residents came to learn and share their insight into the neighborhood, offering suggestions […]

06Oct 2020

Cocoa Beach has seen an increase in development as the space program in Cape Canaveral has grown, the once bustling cruise industry served as its gateway, and its 72 miles of coastline continues to be known for its surf. After acquiring the Quality Inn at Cocoa Beach, a Choice Hotel Brand, the ownership debated leaving […]

21Sep 2020
Audubon Cafe

At Baker Barrios Architects, we strive to broaden our knowledge and depth of understanding beyond our day to day responsibilities. No matter our individual focus, learning about other colleague’s design, approach to problem solving, and trends in other industries helps us each become more knowledgeable of the design world. George Thomas, our K-12 practice leader […]

21Aug 2020

Baker Barrios’ work has been featured at GrowthSpotter: “Orlando’s Municipal Planning Board approved one downtown skyscraper on Tuesday but deferred action on a second tower proposal until September. The MPB unanimously approved the new Master Plan for a 39-story mixed-use tower called ‘389 North’ at the corner of N. Orange Avenue and E Livingston Street, […]