Jerold Axelrod More about Jerold Axelrod Jerry Axelrod established his architectural firm specializing in residential design in 1972. Forty-five years and 50,000 housing units later, his superb designs, which include townhouses and apartments, as well as single-family residences, have won numerous awards and have been built across North America and abroad. He also is experienced in land planning for multi-family communities and has authored several books on home remodeling. He has held licenses for architecture in 8 states and is member of the AIA.