Karen McGraw Architect

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Karen McGraw AIA
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Karen McGraw AIA specializes in services that foster and renew elements of "complete communities" in the central city.  These include neighborhood planning and zoning, home restoration and renovation, commercial projects, and historic preservation.  Neighborhood planning services have included many successful efforts at negotiation between stakeholders to achieve planning solutions and compatibility between uses. 

Projects include:

  • North University Neighborhood Conservation Combining District
  • Hyde Park Neighborhood Conservation Combining Districts (Hyde Park Neighborhood Chairman)
  • Hyde Park Marketplace, 4101 Guadalupe
  • Fresh Plus Center, 408 East 43rd
  • Many Hyde Park and central Austin home projects over 20+ years

Community service:

  • Vice-Chairman, City of Austin, Residential Design and Compatibility Commission
  • Chairman, Hyde Park Contact Team
  • AIA Austin, Architecture in Schools


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Areas of Work: 
Conflict Resolution
Historic Preservation
Planning and Urban Design
Residential Single-Family


Karen McGraw Architect Office
4315 Avenue C
78751 Austin , TX
Phone: 512-459-2261
Type of Practice: 
2 Sole Practitioner