DPA is a full service design and architectural firm that has been providing services for commercial projects throughout the U.S. for more than 20 years.

We specialize in both freestanding and interior fit-up projects for:

  • Single and multiple franchise location retail and restaurants
  • Shopping center expansions and renovations
  • Commercial buildings


We have more than twenty years of experience managing a wide variety of retail projects for multiple clients. We assist our Clients with freestanding, mall and shopping center fit-ups, and renovations for corporate and franchised locations.

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We have successfully completed hundreds of corporate and franchised restaurant locations. We assist our Clients with prelease evaluation, preliminary design, construction documents, bidding and permitting, construction administration and project management.

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Our Clients benefit from our extensive experience as a full-service architectural firm that will provide seamless guidance through the construction process, from prototype to project completion. We are a “one-stop-shop” for their project.

Our services include:

  • Prelease due diligence, design and construction consultation
  • Budget preparation and analysis
  • Codes due diligence
  • Architectural site surveys and reports
  • Concept development
  • Preliminary design services
  • Interior design services
  • Graphic and signage design
  • Custom fixture and furniture design
  • Construction documents
  • Management of GC bid process, award of construction contracts
  • Management of vendors from bidding through product delivery
  • Permit application and tracking
  • Construction observation, administration, and project management
  • Project closeout
  • National tenant rollout management

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