Since 1992 John Kannis Architects has specialised in multi-residential housing developments with projects varying from Aged Persons Grouped Housing Developments for the Housing Authority through to private Retirement Villages for various charitable organisations.
Since this appointment we have successfully designed & administered project contracts for the construction of many retirement village developments & low care facilities throughout Western Australia. We have successfully negotiated numerous joint venture projects on behalf of our Clients with the Government of Western Australia in order to provide affordable retirement housing to the elderly.
In 1999 John Kannis was personally honoured with a ‘Life Member Award’ at the Australian Pensioners’ League’s Annual Congress ‘in recognition of the loyalty and devotion shown to the League.’
To date we have designed over 35 Retirement Villages (over 900 new units) excluding our Aged Person’s Developments for the Housing Authority.