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DesignTeam Plus, LLC and Team-4-community, L3C

975 E. Maple Rd.
Suite 210
Birmingham, MI 48009


Service area: 200 miles

Service Area: We are NCARB and CLARB certified. DesignTeam Plus, LLC actively seeks commission in all 52 United States jurisdictions.


DesignTeam Plus is a full service residential and commercial architectural firm specializing in low impact site design, sustainable design, LEED certification consultation, energy analysis and renewable energy design for both wind and solar for new construction and renovation projects.


Who We Are:
Formed in 2012 by professionals with backgrounds in architecture, interior design, landscape architecture and urban design, Design Team Plus is a full-service design firm located in Southeast Michigan.

Landscape architect Ralph Nunez, architect Harold Remlinger, and interior designer Shari Stein were all principals in their own individual firms when they came together to work on several volunteer projects in the metropolitan Detroit area in the late 2000s.

Their shared passion for design, education, and making a difference in their communities led them to form Design Team Plus. Clients include companies in the health care, commercial, corporate, retail and residential.

Our Culture:
The partners have all taught at Lawrence Technological University, in Southfield, MI, and have lectured widely throughout the U.S., on such topics as universal design and sustainability. These values are deeply reflected in many of their projects.


Harold Remlinger, Principal Architect of DesignTeam Plus, LLC has over 24 years of experience working in the field of Architecture and Construction. As a Michigan licensed architect and builder and a licensed architect in Ohio and Florida, Harold has designed, developed and observed the successful completion of a multitude of residential and commercial projects varying in scale and complexity.

Professinoal Affiliations:
-American Institute of Architects (AIA)
-United States Green Building Council (USGBC)
-National Counsil of Architectural Registration Boards (NCARB)
-Lawrence Tech Alumni Association

Shari Stein, Principal Interior Designer for DesignTeam Plus, LLC has over twenty-five years of experience in the field of interior Design. Shari serves as a Adjunct Professor at Lawrence Technological University, Southfield, Michigan since 1997.

Professional Affiliations:
-International Interior Design Association
-Interior Design Educators Council (IDEC)
-Center for Health Design, Affiliate Member
-International Society for Performance Improvement

Ralph Núñez, Principal Landscape Architect of DesignTeam Plus, LLC has thirty-six years of experience as a land planner, landscape architect, with particular emphasis on project design, management and development strategies. Projects include master plans and development plans for residential communities, senior
living, commercial, office research campuses, and recreation facilities.

Professional Affiliations:
-American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA)
-Council of Landscape Architectural Registration Board (CLARB) Member Past Chair of Michigan State Board
-Urban Land Institute (ULI) Member Panel Advisory Services Honorary Association (PASHA) Silver Member
-Green Roofs for Health Cities (GRHC) Member New Partners for Smart Growth Member

Design Team Plus offers complete design services from concept to completion. Projects are completed on time and within budget. From initial consultation to final walk-through, the professionals at Design Team Plus are dedicated to our clients goals at all times. They also have long-standing, working relationships with city planners throughout metro Detroit, as well as with the area’s top real estate investors and developers.

Green Building Certification Institute - LEED AP BD+C
EPA Lead-Safe Certified Renovator #NAT-111532-1
NCARB #66274
Certified Landscape Architect
Accredited Green Roof

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