Gage Davis Associates, LLC is a professional consulting firm that provides master planning and consultation services to the real estate development industry.  With a portfolio of hundreds of projects and experience in all aspects of master planning, GDA specializes in assisting individual private landowners, developers, asset managers and lenders in the realization of their vision and development objectives, whether it be a new development project or the re-positioning of an existing property.


Over the past 45 years the firm has achieved international recognition in master planning for: major land development projects, destination resorts and hotels, large scale residential communities, golf course communities, and diverse recreational projects.


Having consulted for domestic and international projects on 5 continents and in 18 countries, we are currently interested in providing strategic advisory services for relatively unique “legacy projects” with exceptional clients and in interesting locations.





Mr. Davis founded Gage Davis Associates in 1975 in Boulder, Colorado.  Today, the studio is located in Scottsdale, Arizona, USA.  During the course of a professional career spanning 50 years, Mr. Davis has primarily specialized in the master planning of winter recreation resorts, destination resorts and hotels and golf course communities.


He has traveled extensively internationally and lived abroad prior to receiving a Bachelor of Architecture degree from the University of Colorado-Boulder Cum Laude and a Master’s Degree in Architecture (Urban Design and Planning) from the University of Washington.


He is an Emeritus Member of the American Institute of Architects, a Member of the American Institute of Certified Planners, the American Institute of Landscape Architects, International Federation of Landscape Architects, the Urban Land Institute and the Congress for New Urbanism. He holds professional certification with the National Council of Architectural Registration Boards and he is a registered architect in Arizona.