Cabbagetown Coach House
© Harold Clark
CORE Architects Inc. is an award-winning group of architects and interior designers based in Toronto, Canada. Since our formation in 1994, we have quickly distinguished ourselves amongst our competitors by our innovative yet thoughtful design solutions.
The firm’s founding principals, Babak Eslahjou, Charles Gane, and Deni Poletti share a design philosophy that focuses on creativity, innovation and sustainability; and a business vision that is client- focused, striving to maximize efficiency while meeting schedule and budgetary constraints.
Since our inception, CORE has been responsible for the design of over 150 condominiums projects, 50 of which are in the downtown core of Toronto; the urban-master planning for over 200 million square feet of residential development; numerous private residences, and a number of recreational and sports clubs, restaurants, hotels, resorts, office environments and over 1500 retail rollouts, across Canada, the U.S., and internationally.
Beginning in 2001, CORE Architects entered the international market in the Middle East when we were contracted by Emaar Properties to provide master-planning, site coordination and design for over 100 million square feet of development at the Dubai Marina, a waterfront community along the Persian Gulf.
Through our successes with Emaar Properties CORE become involved with numerous other international projects such as the design of the flagship branch of Dubai Bank as well as condominium towers in Abu Dhabi, Oman, India and resorts in the Caribbean.
Our ability to export and adapt design solutions and technical expertise has created real value for our clients as their projects achieved market success.