student housing development


Located in prestigious Kensington, London, this former budget hotel was transformed into a premier modern student housing facility. The project included restoration of the historic facade and mansard roofing system along with installation of state-of-the-art computer rooms, classrooms, and modern living quarters. From site selection to finishes, ZVI was responsible for all aspects of the development process at Courtfield Gardens.



optimizing limited space for cozy luxury dwellings


Starting with a nine units, ZVI transformed the 100 year old masonry building into a twelve unit luxury apartment rental. We gutted the building, underpinned the exterior perimeter, excavated the basement to create ceiling height and allow for basement units.

ZVI value engineered the complex structural portion, performed a historical renovation of unique building features, and performed layout optimization. The Energy Star rated property contains premium finishes and carpentry.