About Us

ALTUS is the Latin root of the noun altitude meaning HIGH, OLD, EXPERT

AltusWorks is a technically oriented architectural design firm which applies a high level of expertise to the creative problem solving required for the restoration, adaptive reuse, rehabilitation, and expansion of existing and historic structures. The firm was founded in 2003 based on the concept that existing buildings are renewable assets that contribute to the economic development of communities through their revitalization.

Professional Design Firm, Illinois, Architect Corporation
Woman-Owned Business Enterprise
Disadvantaged Business Enterprise

Registered Energy Professional, City of Chicago
Self-Certification Design Professional, City of Chicago
LEED Accredited Professionals
NCARB Registered Architect- IL, CO, FL, OH, NJ, RI and WI