Together we imagine, create, and build projects that reenvision existing areas into vibrant community spaces for uses such as education, dining and the arts.

Established in 1972, Howard CDM has created a tangible legacy by focusing on the needs of its clients, developing relationships, and successfully completing projects.

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LA’s 2019 Michelin Stars, Mapped
Eater LA

The Best Bar Contractors in the US
GC Magazine

All The Best New — And Old — Food Halls Taking Over Los Angeles

SteelCraft Bellflower: One Place, Nine Entrepreneurs
Saute Magazine

With SteelCraft’s third location, Long Beach brands move beyond city borders
Long Beach Post

Rori’s Artisanal Creamery joins SteelCraft family in Bixby Knolls (free scoops included)
Long Beach Post

Downtown LA’s Next Big Restaurant Opens in This Historic Fire Station in Arts District
Eater LA

Cuban Bakery Sensation Porto’s Arrives in West Covina on April 30
Eater LA

Why L.A.’s Arts District Is the New Place to Stay

The New Firehouse Hotel in L.A. Proves Design Risks Can Pay Off Big-Time
Architectural Digest

The Fire House Hotel becomes a new hot spot in DTLA’s Arts District
Los Angeles Times

Arts District firehouse debuting as boutique hotel next week
Curbed LA

The 11 Most Anticipated Los Angeles Restaurant Openings in 2019
Eater LA

Bavel Has the 2018 Restaurant Design of the Year

Arts District Fire Station Transforming into Hotel
Urbanize LA

VIDEO: This Seattle-based artist traveled to Bixby Knolls to paint a gigantic mural next to SteelCraft
Long Beach Post

Bavel Brings the Bestia Team’s Middle Eastern Dream to Life
Eater LA

Celebrated SF Chef Melissa Perello of Frances to Open Downtown LA Restaurant
Eater LA

Howard CDM, SteelCraft Break Ground on Outdoor Urban Eatery in Bellflower, California
REBusiness Online

SteelCraft Garden Grove reveals 8 food and beverage shops coming to cargo container food hall
OC Register

It’s (almost) here: Porto’s Bakery breaks ground in West Covina
San Gabriel Valley Tribune

An Exclusive Look at the Massive Bakery/Restaurant Coming to DTLA
LA Mag

New Long Beach Facility for Children Affected by Homelessness Wins Green Building Award
Long Beach Post

California School of the Arts Celebrates Opening in San Gabriel Valley
Broadway World

Orange County School of the Arts Announces $20 Million Masterpiece in the Making Campus Expansion
PR Newswire

Building community: In 75th anniversary year, Laemmle Theatres looks forward
Film Journal