Group 4 Architecture Research + Planning

  • CA


211 Linden Ave
South San Francisco
United States

About Us

Group 4 provides comprehensive planning and architecture services to communities, municipalities, governmental agencies, and NGOs. We specialize in impactful civic uses such as libraries, community centers, cultural centers, transit projects.

Our services span the entire project life cycle, from early project planning, programming and budgeting through design, construction administration, and post-occupancy.

For more than 35 years, we at Group 4 have finely honed our ability to listen, engage, advise, collaborate, lead, design and manage. Our highly participatory process and integrated team approach create award winning projects that are a collective expression of the values of our clients and their communities.


We believe in the power of community.

We believe in an interactive user-based planning process.

We believe in fostering a positive and conscious relationship between the built environment and the natural environment.

We believe in designing for longevity. We plan for our clients' current and long-term physical, programmatic, operational, and financial needs.

We believe in balancing good professional lives with time for good personal lives.

We believe in designing innovative and memorable solutions that enhance individuals and give voice to a community’s collective spirit while serving their current and future needs