Thank you for your interest in Desert to Mountain Architecture
, a firm specializing in homes for golf course & ski resort living.
(Commercial projects also account for approximately 20% of our work.)
W. Kirk Hostert, A.I.A., the founder of the firm, spent 20 years in Colorado prior to relocating to Arizona in 1997. Eight of the “Colorado-years” where spent in Aspen, were he designed many luxurious homes. Kirk brings over 32 years of experience to each project, and is a longtime member of the American Institute of Architects.
Our homes have been appeared in the following Publications: Arizona Republic "House of the Week", Leading Estates of the World, Luxury Home, Phoenix Home & Garden, Aspen Magazine, Coeur d'Alene Magazine, The Aspen Times, The Aspen Daily News, & The Sonoran News.
We have also been listed in the Heritage Registry of Who's Who. We are one of only a few firms in the country that has designed 4 homes in Black Rock in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho.
NIFB National Federation of Independent Business, American Institute of Architects & The Central Arizona Chapter of the A.I.A., Carefree, Cave Creek and North Scottsdale Chambers of Commerce.
We serve as the Design Review Architect for four Subdivisions; Carefree Foothills, Carefree Grand View Estates, Yearling Estates and Ocotillo Ridge Estates.