Meet the team

Established in 2005, Couvaras Architects is at the forefront of innovative, sustainable and practical design. Peter Couvaras and his team specialise in residential work that accommodates the unique challenges of modern urban living and have delivered a wide range of...

Be a Great Client

Behind every great architect is a great client Architect/Client Relationships The best projects come from a client that is involved in the process, interested in the result and contributes their vision balanced with an unmistakable trust for their architect. After...

Size Does Matter When Building

It’s simple, the bigger the build, the more it will cost Establish a Realistic Budget This may surprise you, but we have realised that everybody has a budget – whether it is $800k or $10million, there is a limit to how much money is available. Surprisingly, the bigger...

Employ A Project Manager

Architects don’t just draw plans – they manage the project Project Manager Design is only a very small portion of the service that an Architect provides. Turning designs into finished buildings forms the majority of the work that Architects do, but it’s not all. Some...

Know the Value of your Money

Learn where spending up-front can save in the long run Architects Are Not Expensive, They Are Essential An architect’s fees are an investment in your project and should not be seen as an unnecessary expense. A good architect will manage your project from start to...