Who are we?

We are a collective network of diverse individuals who share resources, skills, and an interest in alternative housing solutions and DIY projects. 

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Community Member Spotlight

We are a collective of 40+ learners, supporting each other in our housing aspirations. It's best to get to know us in person at LATCH Collective events or on social media. But for now...

 

Meet Ivette!

Ivette joins us as a member from the Big Apple! She dreams of enjoying greater financial freedom in her tiny house and gardening her day away. To make her dreams a reality, she plans on moving west and connecting to the culture, arts, environmentalism and WARMTH Los Angeles offers. 


Professional Network

 
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Maegan has years of contracting and construction experience, and is now building tiny homes!

SPECIALTIES
Professional tiny house building, wood framing, solar technology

Education, credentials
 

Contact information
lifescapebuilders@gmail.com
 

 
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Steve builds affordable, energy efficient factory-built tiny homes!

SPECIALTIES
Energy Star homes, Green, Affordable home building, low income energy efficient Housing, Solar Power, Wind, Solar Thermal, Age-In-Place Technology, Universal Design Senior Housing

Education, Credentials
Natural resource management, real estate, 12 years at modular lifestyles

Website
modularlifestyles.com

 

Isabelle can help you design efficient interior spaces!


Skills
Over a decade of designing and building projects and engineering spaces to make them more functional and beautiful

Education, Credentials
Building Engineer, Interior Designer

Website
engineeryourspace.com

 

 

Kevin can help you build healthy, energy efficient homes!

Skills
Green building, passive solar design,  energy efficiency, heating, LEED standards, shells, building envelopes, multi-family homes.

Education, Credentials
Recognition as LEED rater,  Adjunct professor at LA Trade Tech College, Super Proctor/Trainer, Shell Specialist,  California HERS Compliance and Whole House Home Energy Rater, National Comfort Institute CO Analyst, Contributing Editor Home Energy Magazine, Build it Green Rater, GreenPoint Rater,  Certified BPI.

Contact
kevinkeithbeck@gmail.com

 

Hire Frank as your handyman, painter or custom furniture maker!

Skills
Wood working, furniture making, painting, home repairs.

Education, Credentials
Mostly self-taught, post secondary wood work training.

Contact Information
at_one_with@yahoo.com

 

Hire Henry to design your zen home!

Skills, Experiences, Areas of Knowledge
Architecture and interior design, especially focused in minimalism, reductionist, and zen concepts. 

Education, Credentials
5 year B. Arch from Cal Poly Pomona.
5 years of working experience in architecture and interior design both within the USA and abroad with a specialty in small and efficient spaces.

Contact Information
azureskies600@yahoo.com


 

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