JK Architecture + Engineering is a leading-edge architecture and engineering firm offering design expertise in single family, multi-family, association and resort living. From traditional to contemporary design and everything in between, we take pride in listening to your goals and engaging our clients throughout the entire process. We believe that collaboration is key, and our hands-on approach is personal, passionate, and proven. 

Many years ago (25 to be exact), you designed our dream home on 8 acres between Colfax and Grass Valley. We raised our two girls there, and have enjoyed it immensely since then.

Jim Schuessler, Homeowner

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CREEKSIDE RESIDENCE

Truckee, CA

A welcoming retreat nestled near Donner Lake, this home is designed with simplistic elegance celebrating eloquent design.

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HUNTER CREEK

Reno, NV

Inspired by a falcon in flight and classical music, this home celebrates flight through form and triumphal music through its curved art galleria.

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RIM ROCK RESIDENCE

Chico, CA

The Rim Rock Residence is situated at the edge of a canyon overlooking the Butte Creek Ecological Reserve outside Chico, CA. 

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ENTERTAINERS ENCLAVE

Incline Village, NV

This unique residence represents the client's vision of place and purpose,
while achieving a home of stature
and privacy.

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ELANZA

South Lake Tahoe, CA

This townhome development is a small village of unique multi-story residences capturing distant lake and 
mountain vistas.

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TONOPALO RESORT

Tahoe Vista, CA

Sitting upon one of the finest beaches Lake Tahoe has to offer, Tonopalo Resort boasts spectacular mountain views and beach front access.

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SQUAW CREEK

Olympic Valley, CA

Redwood, cedar shingles, natural stone masonry and douglas fir heavy timber elements were added to incorporate the home's breathtaking surroundings.

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DONNER LAKE

Truckee, CA

Designed to absorb the magnificent Donner Lake views, this heavy-timber detailed home pays hommage to historic Sierra architecture. 

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THE VISION AT TAHOE VISTA

Tahoe Vista, CA

The Vision at Tahoe Vista includes ten new timeshare duplexes (20 units total) and a clubhouse with a two bedroom manager’s unit above.

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DARKHORSE RESORT

Auburn, CA

A community undergoing an incredible expansion, the revitalized Darkhorse Resort will include new single family homes, lodging & a clubhouse expansion.

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RESCUE

Rescue, CA

Influenced by Hawaiian-Asian styling,
this stunning residence is deeply 

rooted on ten acres in the 
Sierra Foothills.

151 Hidden Lake Loop High Res (1 of 45).

HIDDEN LAKES

Olympic Valley, CA

Developed with an economical, speculative eye, this home is balanced, harmonious, detailed, spaciously comfortable, charming and warm.

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SQUAW VALLEY LODGE

Olympic Valley, CA

The Squaw Valley Lodge Master Plan contemporizes the existing community center facilities into a 21st century Mountain Modern lodge.

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GRANLIBAKKEN

Tahoe City, CA

Dating back to the 1932 U.S. Ski Jumping Olympic Trials, this resort offers lodging and recreational amenities with a family friendly flair.

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EDGEWOOD

Stateline, NV

A unique solar energy home nestled within a boulder field atop a mountain ridge with stunning views of
Lake Tahoe.

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VINEYARD RESIDENCE

Auburn, CA

The Mt. Vernon Vineyard Estate is nestled among the low rolling foothills and curving country roads west of Auburn, CA. 

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ROSEVIEW APARTMENTS

Reno, NV

The Roseview Apartments project is envisioned as bringing quality design to affordable multi-family housing to a high-demand region.

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SERENE LAKES

Soda Springs, CA

This home artfully blends a palette of steel, wood and stone in its three-story main residence, guest house, and lookout tower.

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VILLAGES AT SQUAW

Olympic Valley, CA

The modernizations to the Squaw Valley Resort condos ranged from small kitchen remodels to complete renovations and even combining units.

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SUGAR BOWL TOWNHOMES

Norden, CA

Since 1996, JKAE has provided civil, structural, and architectural services to the Sugar Bowl Ski Area.