Christina Marinos | Toronto’s Leading Residential Architect

Christina Marinos

Licensed Tech. OAA, Dip. Arch. Tech, Owner

Born and raised in Toronto’s East end, Christina studied Architectural Technology at George Brown College. She went on to work for several multi-discipline firms that gave her the experience she has today in low-rise residential production homes and custom residential architecture projects. Christina has a true passion for architecture and has completed the necessary credentials to become a Licensed Technologist with the OAA (Ontario Association of Architects).

She incorporates creativity, innovation, and technical knowledge in her project to transform your house into a breathtaking home. Her experience slashes project turnaround times, as she efficiently leads projects through site evaluations, zoning, and permit acquisition without a hassle. Christina’s passion for innovative architectural trends throughout the world keeps our designs timeless and unique. Groundbreaking designs, materials, textures, and technologies all play a role in adapting your dream home to reality. Through her leadership, CMD has consistently delivered outstanding results, combining artistry, inventiveness, affordability, and sustainable design.

Her Vision

With nearly a decade in the industry, Christina saw a void and an opportunity to provide a service to those who may be intimidated by the building & planning process. The solution was delivering a more personal, 1-on-1 connection between homeowner and architect.

She founded Christina Marinos Designs in 2019 – combining unique design techniques from around the globe to deliver affordable architectural services without sacrificing design and functionality. At CMD, we believe every family deserves a home that cherishes their bond, and financial constraints shouldn’t get in the way.

Start Your Project with Best Residential Architect in Toronto

Christina Marinos is one of the best residential designers in Toronto. From paperwork to construction supervision, you can expect genuine advice and guidance throughout the entire process.

Christina specializes in a variety of architectural services:

Residential Architectural Design Services

Architectural design services include collecting and compiling your ideas and making one unique design from those inspirations. Understanding client requirements is key. Precisely communicating and helping homeowners make educated decisions is paramount. The process stays in the 3D design stage until you see your dream home come to life.

3D Rendering Services

We all have various ideas in our minds, and ensuring our visions match needs the help of 3D rendering. Our 3D rendering service develops a photo-realistic 3D model of the design you want, to help you explore your design choices before locking in. Highly skilled at 3D modeling, Christina and the team will include the proper materials, textures, scale, and even furniture to help you visualize your choice. This way, you’ll have better clarity and peace of mind with your investment.

Site Research

When it comes to site research, having a residential architect in your corner is priceless. Christina knows the process inside out and helps clients with property surveys, zoning research, and other essential reviews. It’s been over a decade since Christina has been working as a residential designer in Toronto, so you can rest assured that our review process is as easy as it is fast.

Permitting and Planning

Every site has different requirements, and navigating these requirements with an intelligent architect familiar with the area is vital. With the detailed examination, we work out the required permits before the design stage. This way there will be no delays or other complications in the permit process.

Looking for A Residential Design Consultant in Toronto?

Local experience is always an asset. Christina is a Toronto-based residential architect and has experience navigating the nuances of Toronto building projects. CMD has completed many projects in the GTA and has local experience in Ontario municipalities such as Toronto, Ajax, Pickering, Oshawa, Whitby, Markham, Vaughan, Uxbridge, Collingwood, Hamilton, Burlington, and more. She can help you build the home of your dreams without it costing an arm and leg.

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