Bachelor of Architecture - 1976
Pennsylvania State University
College of Arts & Architecture

Certificate in Energy Efficient Design
New York Institute of Architecture, 1980

New Mexico
New York

Americian Institue of Architects
Urban Land Institute
Phi Kappa Phi, National Honor Society
National Trust For Historic Preservation
Aging Services of California
NCARB certified


Jay I. Blatter, AIA, LEED AP
Principal Architect

As a founding principal of Hochhauser Blatter, Mr. Blatter’s focus has been the integrative approach toward planning and architecture.

Mr. Blatter has over 16 years of extensive experience in the planning, design and construction of senior housing and health care projects, mixed-use, master-planned communities, commercial and residential projects. He is especially skilled at developing feasibility studies for his clients before progressing on to more detailed entitlement and design work.

His broad experience and commitment to sustainable standards result in projects that are aesthetically and environmentally responsive, and operationally sound.

Mr. Blatter is a member of the Aging Services of California, and has been a presenter at the Californian and National chapters of the Association of Homes and Services for the Aging. He has been a member of the Urban land Institute for 20 years.

Mr. Blatter’s clients include both non-profit organizations and for-profit developers and property owners.


Senior Housing and Healthcare
Hollenbeck Palms Continuing Care Retirement Community, Los Angeles, CA
Solvang Lutheran Home, Skilled Nursing Facility,
Solvang, CA
Pilgrim Place Continuing Care Retirement Community, Claremont, CA (LEED)
Vista del Monte Continuing Care Retirement Community, Santa Barbara, CA
Mariposa at Ellwood Shores, Assisted Living & Memory Care, Goleta, CA
Bella Vita Continuing Care Retirement Community, Woodland Hills, CA
Ridgecrest Village, Continuing Care Retirement Community, Davenport, IA
Heritage House, Assisted Living Community,
Santa Barbara, CA
Morgan Hill, Assisted Living Community, Morgan Hill, CA
Oakdale Assisted Living Community, Oakdale, CA
Santa Monica Assisted Living Community, Santa Monica, CA
Magnolia Court Senior Housing Project, Los Angeles, CA
The Manse on Marsh Assisted Living Community,
San Luis Obispo, CA
Pismo Medical Campus, Pismo Beach, CA
Manhattan Beach Medical Office Condominiums, Manhattan Beach, CA.
Lancaster Assisted Living Community, Lancaster, CA
The Emerald at Mesa Senior Housing Project, Mesa, AZ
Jepsen Urgent Care Center, Goleta, CA.

Residential / Mixed-Use / Hospitality / Golf-Course Master Plans
Aspens at Jordanelle Master-planned Resort Community, Park City, UT
The Preserve at Oak Creek Condominium Community, Sedona, AZ
The Falls at Oak Creek Luxury Condominium Community, Sedona, AZ
Rancho Hermosa, Mixed Use & Affordable Housing,
Santa Maria, CA
State Street Mixed Use Project, Santa Barbara, CA
Camino Real Mixed Use, John Laing Urban,
West Los Angeles, CA
Studio City Mixed Use, John Laing Urban, Studio City, CA
Canterbury Brook Ranch, Golf Course Community,
Cornwall on Hudson, NY

Waterfront Mixed-Use
Rio Vista Mixed Use Master plan, Wenatchee, WA
Mystic Yachting Center, Mystic, CT
Palmer Landing, Waterfront Residential and Marina, Stamford, CT
Norwalk Yachting Center, Rowayton, CT

Rental and Student Housing
The ICON at UCSB Mixed Use Student Housing,
Isla Vista, CA
The ICON at SLO Mixed Use Student Housing,
San Luis Obispo, CA
Embarcadero Mixed Use Feasibility Analysis,
Isla Vista, CA

Commercial Master Plans
PCS Calabasas Business and Technology Park,
Calabasas, CA
Pismo Medical and Retail Center, Pismo Beach, CA

Notable Single Family Homes
Morgan Residence, Rincon Shoals, CA
Barrilla Residence, Montecito, CA
Mendell Residence, Easton, CT