Zapalac Advisors provides strategic + master planning services for place regeneration initiatives.  We work closely with clients to enhance the quality of the built environment, foster place-based innovation, and increase community resiliency.

What we do:  We provide value added services to the real estate sector, to cultural and educational organizations, to cities, and to other clients.  

How we do it:  We work collaboratively to help clients gain an acute understanding of the potential value and capacity of their resources. We integrate rigorous multiscale, place-based research and data analysis to inform problem-solving and to advance authentic placemaking.

Why we do it:  Our goal is to help create communities that thrive, whether the project is an institution, a mixed-use development or an entire city.

Place-based Research

We strive to understand a place from the roots up. Telling the stories of place helps identify latent potential while building enthusiasm for new ventures.   


Analytical Mapping

We use new information technology to analyze the forces shaping places in real time and to help you understand quality of place.       

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Program Design

We work with clients and project collaborators to develop building and site utilization programs that generate new value.