Monthly Archives: September 2016

After a three-year closure, the newly expanded San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA) finally reopened its doors in May.  The expansion includes 170,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor gallery space showcasing the Doris and Donald Fisher Collection, one of the world’s greatest private collections of contemporary art. SFMOMA Director Neal Benezra describes the […]

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Lorrie Gagné, Senior Vice President of Operations, has been with WHA for over 23 years. She effortlessly leads and inspires others on a daily basis. Outside of the office you can find Lorrie and her husband, John, cheering on their favorite team the Angels. Recently I sat down with Lorrie for a few minutes to […]

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This is the first article in a series of articles to follow in the coming months regarding the Laguna Niguel ‘Crestavilla’ Seniors project. Crestavilla, currently under construction in Laguna Niguel, boasts numerous unique attributes. It is a hillside resort, offering “inspired coastal living for seniors.” The campus consists of 201 residential units comprised of Independent […]

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Creating a neighborhood is like a relay race starting with land acquisition, planning and entitlements.  The baton is passed on to designers and architects; WHA for example.  A construction team then transforms all the ideas and decisions into built reality. The anchor leg of the race is merchandising, marketing and sales.  It takes a team of talented individuals to reach […]

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To commemorate the 15th anniversary of 9/11, we thought it appropriate to highlight the World Trade Center (WTC) complex as it stands today. While One World Trade Center (1WTC) serves as the icon for Lower Manhattan, it is one in a handful of new WTC buildings that surround the 9/11 memorial and museum all designed […]

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