Pinecrest Residence | Transitional Home Architecture

YOU’RE WORKING HARD FROM HOME, but how hard is your home working for you?

  • Home has become the heart of the workday and the hub of the family circle.
  • Now, more than ever, your home should be compelling and thoughtful, functional and embracing.  It’s time for you to enjoy and Architecture of Experience!
  • We can help!  We are collaborating on award-winning projects in OC, and around the globe, from Hawaii to Chicago, Greece to Bermuda, and Newport Beach to San Diego.  We’d love to work with you too!



We craft exceptional buildings and transformative living spaces uniquely tailored to our your needs and location.
Our unique focus mastery of Space, Proportion, Light, and Material ® help us create Great Architectural Experiences.
We know how powerfully and positively the experience of Great Architecture acts upon the well-being of us humans.


Let us create an Architecture of Experience for you!
  • Anders created exactly what we were looking for, he transformed the entire house into an ideal living space for our family -- we love the way it all turned out!

    Veronica, Homeowner
  • Without a doubt, Anders is one of the best architects I've worked with. He has the rare combination of great design talent and personality that makes working with him a joy. I am happy to recommend him to anyone.

    Steve, Homebuilder
  • Anders' talent is unparalleled! From the ground up -- concept to completion (in record time) -- the process was sheer perfection. It is our dream home. We are forever grateful!

    Susan and Tom, Homeowners
  • Anders designed the mid-century modern home of our dreams. Actually, he exceeded it.  Anders created a timeless home that simultaneously met our budget and achieved our vision. We would no doubt work with Anders again!

    Sally and Dave, Homeowners
  • Anders' architectural talent ensured that our vision was realized in a beautifully designed yet family friendly home. We truly enjoyed our experience working with Anders.

    Eric and Erin, Homeowners
  • Anders is incredibly talented and very creative.  He asked great questions about how we live, he listened to us and incorporated our concerns into the final designs. The end result is a fabulous house that is perfect our family!

    Kristi and Kevin, Homeowner
  • From the moment we met him, we knew Anders was the architect for us. He understood our design and family goals...  No detail was too small to merit Anders’ personal attention. We would happily work on another project with Anders and his team anytime!

    Dara and John, Homeowners
  • We are loving our new home and are truly enjoying the transformation -- it's everything that we hoped it would be! Thank you!

    Elizabeth, Homeowner
  • I want to compliment you on the quality of your plans -- Among the most readable, complete, and well organized I have seen.  Thank you!  

    Meg, Laguna Beach Design Review Board Member
  • We cannot rave enough about Anders and his team of professionals!  He designed a magnificent home beyond our imagination and expectations, and it was perfect from the first rendering.  I would absolutely hire him again and believe he is the best all around architect out there!

    Valeri, Homeowner
  • Elizabeth and I very much enjoy the home.  After two years now (can you believe it?), we love it.  We get compliments all the time about your work.  It flows perfectly and the changing light all day is a wonder.   We would change nothing.

    Stephen, Homeowner
  • We selected Anders and ALA for their stunning designs, broad experience and pragmatic approach to fulfill our dream for a modern luxury duplex in Laguna Beach.   We couldn’t be happier with the final result and we highly recommend ALA!

    Tim and Illeana, Homeowners Beachitos Pre-Fab


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