Baobab Architects P.C. : An architectural firm in New York City

Baobab Architects is an architectural firm based in New York City. We are a young, dynamic architectural firm with a rare combination of fresh design enthusiasm and mature professionalism. Baobab’s creative, passionate, and extremely skilled approach offers a comprehensive range of specialties.  At Baobab Architects we have an intricate understanding of NYC’s zoning and building codes.  An MWBE firm with over two decades of experience weare able to help our clients on residential, commercial, hospitality, government or institutional projects. 

Architecture in New York City presents a wide array of challenges and opportunities. Baobab Architects can assist whether your project calls for NYC alteration type 1 architects, NYC alteration type 2 architects, affordable housing architects, or a small development.

With particular experience R6 Zoning NYC Residential Development, R6A Zoning NYC Residential Development, R6BZoning NYC Residential Development, R7 Zoning NYC Residential Development, R7A Zoning NYC Residential Development, R7B Zoning NYC Residential Development, and more. Baobab is poised to work with your needs and vision whether your project is housing, hotel, office space, retail, a school or a religious institution.  Our experience in New York City with the ins and outs of zoning and building codes and design, combined with our fresh approach to architecture makes Baobab is the best firm to help realize your vision.

Our philosophy of structured elegance is symbolized by the Baobab tree, a tree from the African savannah that represents life and positivity yet is also quite practical, is expertly crafted by our team. Our goal is to lead the way for other MWBE architects. NYC is the perfect place to show the skills of minority architects. NYC is leading the way for new and innovative approaches to building and development, making it a great place for a black architect. NYC has the culture and atmosphere that fuel MBE architects. 

Free Resources and Downloads

  • NYC Fire Protection Plan Guide

    NYC Fire Protection Plan Guide

    Fire safety is an important part of any building design. New York City has very stringent requirements for fire safety due to the unique nature of the population and the buildings of the city. One of the most important aspects of fire safety is the Fire Protection Plan.   

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  • Architecture Process Guide

    Architecture Process Guide

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  • NYC Foundation Approval Guide

    NYC Foundation Approval Guide

    The foundation is one of the most important aspects of any building. After all, there’s a reason that the idea of a good or bad foundation is used in so many ways, from childhood education to business development. The importance of a foundation to a building is the reason why there are a... Read more & Download →

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Architecture Design

At Baobab Architects we strive for perfection in all we do. Our designs focus on offering the perfect mix of practicality and style. We’re proud of the contributions we’ve made to the New York City Skyline and would love to design your next building. Our unique approach is designed to produce the best possible results for our clients. 

NYC Architects: Brooklyn Architects

New York is truly one of the greatest cities in human history. The style and innovation in the buildings that make up its skyline are renown the world over. It is our honor to continue this tradition in a safe, responsible way. That’s why we make sure to carry and maintain all appropriate licenses for our work. Moreover, we are fully insured in accordance with relevant laws and regulations. 

Seeking NY licensed Architect

If you’re looking for an architect in or around New York City, please contact us. We’d love to hear about your project and explain what we can do to help. Initial consultations are always free, and you’ll be amazed at the quality and service we offer. Get your project completed the right way with Baobab Architects!