Christopher Cabacar, Associate AIA, is a candidate for architectural licensure in the state of California. He is currently practicing independently in collaborative design + build endeavors as an active partner with VON. Currently he is working on projects in Valle de Uco, Argentina; Munich, Germany; Potomac, Maryland; Washington DC; and Fairview Beach, Virginia. On a parallel and somewhat related note, Christopher is an active real estate investor providing creative solutions to real (estate) problems for real people. Real estate investing is the vehicle in which Christopher builds the solid financial foundations of his architecture practice and other business ventures.