HFA is a well-established boutique Architectural firm with over 30 years of experience creating superb coastal homes. The firm was initiated in 1991 in Port Alfred, Eastern Cape.

Since inception it has worked on a broad spectrum of projects in the residential sector such as lovely coastal homes, high end residences, apartment buildings and more. The firm has also worked on various churches, light industrial buildings, educational buildings and mixed-use developments.

HFA has completed hundreds of projects and has developed a deep understanding of environmental and vernacular conditions and incorporating these and other factors into achieving a holistic product for the end-user.


Practice Philosophy

The client is always first: Focus on developing the client brief into an interesting, wholesome and complete project reacting positively to budget, experientiality, lifestyle and well-being.

Environment: A successful building is a sum of its response to environment. Always strive to incorporate the site, wind, natural vegetation, orientation, views, sun and light into every design for maximum results.