Residential architecture

We make good design accessible to everyone, creating developments and homes that lift lives.                                                                                                                                            

Our services

We use the power of design to transform people’s lives. We are as adept at designing for density and masterplanning residential developments as we are at creating individual homes. Whether it is a multi-unit development or a one-off house we deliver.

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Working with us you get
  • successful developments
  • place-making & urban design
  • density & mixed-use specialists
  • inspiring new homes.
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Case studies
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    The Anchorage

    Context used the opportunity of the remediation of this building for a total reclad to dramatically modernise the façade…
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    The Cascades

    Context designed and managed a complete remediation of this apartment complex in Mt Maunganui.
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    Worcester Street apartments

    Clean lines, modern simplicity and bold use of enduring materials and textures characterise these desirable apartments.
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    Campus accommodation

    Context is working with a North Island tertiary institution on a masterplan for its extensive campus…
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    Oratia bush residence

    Our clients came to us for a warm and light filled family home with flexible spaces that would adapt to their changing needs…
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    Parau residence

    This eco-home in the Waitakere ranges was conceptualised as a series of ‘tents’ positioned to optimise the site’s unique coastal…
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    Anzac Ave renovations

    As the highest ratings DIY show in Australia, The Block came to New Zealand for the first time in 2012…
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    The Cantabrian

    Context Architects was one of the top-three of a national architectural design competition to find a home that could become…
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    Grey Lynn villa

    This renovation to a 100 year old Grey Lynn villa involved lifting the house, adding a lower level, and extending the living…
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    Eversleigh Road development

    Context Architects is the official architects to TV3’s highest rating reality TV show ‘The Block’…
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    Rosebank Road apartments

    Set to redefine Avondale by providing a landmark gateway to the town centre, this attractive development wraps around…
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