Best Architects in Boston

Why These Architects?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Boston Architects on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 2. Qualifications

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 4. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

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ISA is an architecture office in Cambridge that provides residential and commercial design services. The firm has featured in Dwell, The Philadelphia Inquirer, Architectural Record, and Grid and is a recipient of the AIA Philadelphia Honor Award and Boston Society of Architects Award. The architects guarantee clients flexible, strategic, and sustainable services.

Cambridge, MA 02139


Stern McCafferty

Stern McCafferty is a residential and commercial architecture firm that has been serving the Boston community since 1999. The designs have featured in The Wall Street Journal, Metropolitan Home, Interiors, Boston Home, Boston Globe, and Architectural Digest. The firm prides itself on creating innovative, responsive, and beautiful buildings and interiors. David Stern has nearly 30 years of experience and has completed projects in homes, libraries, museums, academic buildings, retail spaces, and more.

Boston, MA 02118