About Us and You
Approach to Design
"I start by listening to what you have to say, I mean, really listen closely. The design process is focused entirely on the client and the resulting work dwells in the intersection of simplicity, practicality, and building code compliance."
Martin B Torre Architecture+Planning PLLC
Founder / January 2013 - Current
Department of Buildings - City of New York
Bldg and Zoning Code Specialist / Nov 2008 - Sept 2012
Costas Kondylis and Partners
Architects and Planners / April 2005 - April 2008
Cooper Robertson & Partners
Urban Designer / March 2004 - February 2005
Real Estate Development & Consultancy / Nov 2002 - Oct 2003
Buckhurst Fish & Jacquemart Inc.
Planning and Urban Design / July 1995 - October 2002
"My experience working as a
plan examiner for the Department of Buildings gives me tremendous insight into the permitting process and that will surely benefit your bottom line."
- Martin B Torre
New York State License Number 027770-1
Masters in Business Mgt & Leadership
School of Professional Studies / City University of NY
Masters of Science in Urban Design
Pratt Institute / Brooklyn, New York
Bachelor of Science in Architecture
University of the Philippines, Philippines