The Team

The Architects

Fender/Andrade Architects team of experienced multi-talented professionals exemplify a passion for architecture and design that has translated into numerous high-profile award winning projects in the North Texas area.  Their mission is to provide built environments of lasting beauty, value, and function that will enrich the life of an individual, an organization, or a community.

Ames Fender is a 4th generation Fort Worth native with an architectural legacy stretching across Texas.  He has been involved in the City of Fort Worth’s design and construction community for over 40 years.

Fernando Andrade is the principal project designer for Fender/Andrade Architects.  Throughout his 34 year professional career, Fernando has demonstrated a true talent for creative architectural design in numerous and varied building projects.

The Developer

Thomas K. Loughborough is the President of FW Urban Homes, LLC, the Managing Partner of The Moderne condominium developer FW Wingate Partners, Ltd.  Mr. Loughborough has been involved in the Dallas/Fort Worth multi-family real estate business for over 35 years, with a special emphasis on condominium and townhome properties.  He was also the managing general partner of the successful condominium conversion of the historical Fort Worth landmark Forest Park Tower.

The General Contractor

The Frymire Company and HiRise Partners, LLC, two Fort Worth based companies, will serve as the general contractor for construction of The Moderne at Linwood Condominiums.

Larry Frymire, President of The Frymire Company, has been a commercial general contractor in Fort Worth for almost 40 years.  His company won the Texas Associated General Contractors award for outstanding construction of the Marty Leonard Community Chapel, a Fort Worth landmark.  Larry’s success is due to a relentless pursuit of perfection in which each project is approached with skill, creative integrity, and pride.

HiRise Partners’ staff and professional personnel are led by two experienced construction experts.  President, Nathan L. McCartney, has over 18 years of multi-family development and executive construction management experience.   Rusty Trice, Chief Operating Officer and a degreed architect, has many years of professional construction project management experience in the commercial and multi-family construction industry sectors.