For 20 years ML Architect has provided residential design & commercial architecture in Idaho, Washington and the all around the west.

Mark Latham's home building and construction background gives the firm and valuable edge: Knowledge of building techniques and assembly provides for a more practical, value-driven project.

We take advantage of cost estimate, quality control, and smart "nuts and bolts" designs which pays dividends in the long run.

Licensed in 3 States

We are NCARB certified and currently licensed to practice Architecture in Washington, Idaho and Kansas

Green Building Certified

We are the only Architecture firm that is Green Building Certified through the National Association of Realtors.  We are ICC certified for energy efficiency plans reviews.


We offer discounted fees for non profit and church groups.  We are involved in the Chamber of Commerce and other city and county organizations

Design/Build Services

We offer a Design-Build construction management approach on select projects.

Construction Consultation

We are a service-oriented firm. We deliver full management of your project from early planning, through design & construction, to completion.

Home Inspection & Analysis

Call us for a complementary meeting at your building or home.  We will help to get you on the right track.

Licensed Commercial Architecture. Home Construction Design & Consulting. We have you covered.

The ML Architect team offers an individual approach to each and every project that comes through our doors. Our firm is family-sized, knit together by open communication in a relaxed, creative atmosphere.

We take pride in seeing the “big picture,” focusing our attentions on all aspects of a project, from preliminary design through construction completion. Architects share an ability to comprehend the entire design and building process, and to guide their clients through this process smoothly and successfully.

Smart, sensible and timeless design does not cost more, it pays in the long run. Good design is not merely about look and feel. It is about how it works. Good design is good business. Let’s get started.

Traditional Spaces for Modern Ideals.

We are MLA.


Residential Design & Construction

We can provide a minimum set of documents, or we can provide a full set of documents which includes Site Analysis, Design, Construction drawings, Mechanical & Energy Calculations, Electrical and Lighting Design, Interior Design and Structural Design, all in House.   We offer construction management during submittals to agencies, bidding and construction.  We can even assist you if you wish to build your own house.

Commercial Architecture

We are a diverse firm that can provide Multi-Family, Office, Industrial, Retail, Liturgical and Restaurant design services.  We work with key consultants to provide a full package of design and construction documentation suitable for bidding, review agency approval and construction.

Development & Consulting

We can assist with Planning approvals such as Variances, Changes of use and Zone changes.  We can assist with “due diligence” feasibility studies for developers.   We can provide beautiful and creative 3D illustrations for marketing purposes.   We can provide housing prototypes and Plan Line-ups for production and multi family housing.

Construction Management

Grow your Company with ML Architect. Smart nuts-and-bolts Design, Cost-driven Consulting and Lean Manufacturing Design. We are a service-oriented firm. We deliver full management of your project from early planning, through design & construction, to completion.


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"Just right size. Big picture outlook."

– Mark Latham


December 17, 2014

Right Brain meets Left Brain.

More than an Architect… An Artist.

Mark often hand-creates works of art for his clients, featuring their finished building.
Clients display these pieces of artwork in their homes and offices.

Mark Latham, NCARB

We’re ready to work for you.

208-773-9864   [email protected]

607 East 6th Avenue in Post Falls, Idaho  //  West of Coeur d’Alene  //  East of Spokane