Angela Harris Harris: “I don’t think there’s any particular theme, but I do think we’re constantly trying to push the envelope of how are we going to layer on amenities.”

SAN DIEGO—Constantly trying to push the envelope beyond good design to create great design layered with different components and amenities is more effective in the multifamily sector, TRIO Environments’ principal and creative director Angela Harris tells Harris and her team have earned several nominations and awards, including from the Denver HBA for Best Interior Design for an attached home, Rising Star of 2013, and Best Website for a Builder Partner; she was also nominated for a 2017 PCBC Gold Nugget award.

Harris spoke on the panel session “Design Trends—I Wish I Had Thought of That during PCBC here last week. We sat down with her afterward for a chat about the session and some of the latest design trends to come out of the multifamily sector.

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Carrie Rossenfeld

Carrie Rossenfeld is a reporter for the San Diego and Orange County markets on and a contributor to Real Estate Forum. She was a trade-magazine and newsletter editor in New York City before moving to Southern California to become a freelance writer and editor for magazines, books and websites. Rossenfeld has written extensively on topics including commercial real estate, running a medical practice, intellectual-property licensing and giftware. She has edited books about profiting from real estate and has ghostwritten a book about starting a home-based business.

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