Tempe, AZ 85281
First + Farmer showcases an array of design elements that unite an environmentally conscious outlook with an occupant-friendly atmosphere in a sophisticated setting:
- Innovative on-building plantings create an effective
- Deep recesses at all floor windows maximize natural
light and shade.
- A fully landscaped roof deck improves energy efficiencies,
usable space, and beauty.
Mindful engagement with all modes of transportation encourages
- Underground parking
- Rideshare drop-off and pick-up zone
- Scooter-charging areas
- Access to light rail, streetcar, and bus
Glass and steel infused with greenery
The architectural design for First + Farmer features a visually compelling building articulated with lush desert greenery. The biophilic design maximizes the benefits of Arizona-native plants to not only shade but also provide a thermal barrier for optimum energy efficiencies.
Modern materials, including extruded metal and glass, create visual appeal and facilitate landscape growth along the building’s exterior.
The holistic design for First + Farmer begins at the ground plane, continues along the building façade, and onto rooftop planters and decks. The landscape is a careful composition of colors and textures that features low-water plants appropriate for the climate.
A rooftop terrace along Farmer Avenue provides a gathering spot for building tenants to take a breath of fresh air and take in the views of growing Tempe and its surrounding areas.
First + Farmer also features a:
- Ground floor coffee shop
- Tenant fitness center
- Co-working space
- Bicycle storage room
- Above + below grade structured parking