Creative Housing Solutions
American Institute of Architects
  513.961.4400 | 800.321.5270 | Fax 513.961.2233 or 866.339.0024

ARCOM - The Leader in Building and Construction Specifications - MasterSpec Licensee

International Code Council



Scope of Services

VIHASince the inception of the firm, CHS has concentrated its design efforts on low income housing renovation. CHS's unparallel experience in this industry, allows it to make wise decisions regarding the design and material selection for projects. The principals of the firm work directly with owners to assure that projects are completed on time and on budget. Their attention to detail and concern for the end result can be seen in the vast projects that have been completed.

Architecture and Engineering

CHS is a full service architectural firm providing architectural services in OH, IL and USVI. CHS can provide services in other states through our network of affiliated architectural firms.

Because CHS specializes in affordable housing, we understand the challenges and objectives of this market segment.

Our work ranges from preparation of simple bid documents for roofing replacement, to construction of new housing units. Examples of some our work can be found in the “projects” section of this website.

Click for full size drawingCHS can provide: design services, construction cost estimating, site and landscape design and engineering services. No affordable housing project is too large or too small.


LEED/ Green Building Solutions:

Affordable Housing Development:


Request a Quote

Design Philosophy
...good residential design is required for a; high quality of life, positive attitude and a sense of community.

Building Surveys and Physical Needs

Physical Needs Assessments

Public Housing Strategic

Redevelopment Planning and Design

Section 504 Assessment and Transition Plans

Modernization / Rehabilitation Design

Landscape and Site Design

Energy Audits

Utility Allowance Calculations

Utility Allowance Calculations for Section 8 and Public Housing units

Market Studies

Energy Reduction Investigations and Strategies

Energy Grant and Loan Applications

Evaluation of existing facilities for possible conversion to LIHTC or other affordable housing

Conversion, Demolition and Disposition Evaluations and Applications

Grant Applications and Administration

LEED / Green Design and Consulting Services

Public Housing Redevelopment Strategies and Design Services

Green Communities submissions and consulting

Energy Star consulting

Demolition and Disposition Applications

Construction Cost Estimating and Budget Analysis

ARRA Compliant PNA Services

Section 504 3rd Party VCA Services

Condominium Needs Assessment

CHSPrivacy Policy | Contact Us | Site Map
© 2012, Creative Housing Solutions. All Rights Reserved