Urban Design Consultants & Architect Firm

We are glad that you found your way to our website, you are in the right place if you are looking for an urban design firm that you can rely on for world-class service every step of the way. Our company is very passionate about the urban revitalization work that we do, and it provides benefits on multiple different levels. Clearly, well conceived urban renewal projects can be profitable for all interested parties, and this is one part of the equation. At the same time, there are some rewards that money cannot buy. Urban design planners often revitalize communities that have been neglected for years, or even decades. There is nothing more sad than unrealized potential, and it is very gratifying to be able to pump life into an urban area. Urban design architects also create jobs both directly and indirectly, and this is another facet of our work that is quite satisfying to us.

Residential Urban Design Planners

As urban design architects we have a vast store of experience when it comes to all different types of residential projects that provide urban rejuvenation. We have worked on multi unit apartment complexes and housing developments, and we have actually created brand-new neighborhoods in some cases. We also provide urban design landscape services. In fact, our urban design firm can conceptualize and build parks that provide recreational opportunities for local residents. Our expertise also extends into the creation of pedways and streetscapes.

Commercial and Industrial Urban Design Firm

In addition to our extensive background with residential urban design planning, we are also commercial and industrial urban design planners. Regardless of the size or scope of your project, we have the resources and expertise that it takes to guide the process through to a successful and profitable completion. Our company has worked on development projects for retail centers, hospitality businesses like restaurants and hotels, industrial centers, and office buildings and professional centers.

Experience the Retown Difference!

If you are looking for a comprehensive, turnkey urban design firm, we are the ideal choice. We can assist with the conceptualization stage, and we also have a great deal of expertise with public financing, including grants and tax credits. When it comes to private financing, we partner with T2 Capital Management, which is a very active and effective real estate financing and acquisition firm. In the end, we can bring all the moving parts together to complete the construction phase on time and on budget.


To speak with a knowledgeable member of our team, give us a call at 708.442.4545. You can also send an email to our President and Managing Director Jim Louthen: jim.louthen@retown.com