Associates was established by H. Stephen White in 1973 in
Houston Texas. Since then, the firm has practiced
Architecture primarily in Texas, but many projects have taken
Carlin/White to other states as well as the international
What differentiates Carlin/White from almost all other
architectural firms is that we come
to each project with experience and an understanding of real
estate development, and the economics that make projects
When projects are
not designed from that standpoint, construction costs are often
inappropriately high, which unfortunately contributes to the failure of
projects that might otherwise be successful.
Both architect principals of Carlin/White Associates are board certified by
the N.C.A.R.B. and therefore have reciprocity in most other
Associates is a full service Architectural firm, providing its
clients with a wide variety of architectural services, honed
experience in many building types and interiors, as well as
in-depth experience in real estate development.
The broad scope of client projects has allowed Carlin/White
to be involved in the design of freestanding buildings in
highly specialized niche markets, as well as large mixed-use
Interior architectural projects have had a similar variety,
from relatively simple retail space to the provision of
comprehensive architectural design services for large property
owners to major national and international companies.
In every case, the goal of Carlin/White is to provide a
full measure of service and solutions to its clients.