Can I build on my property?
How often does the Architectural Committee meet to review building plans?
How much will it cost to build a home in Cerros Sands at La Playa de Cerros?
Is there a time limit to build?
May I camp on my property prior to building?
What is the minimum square footage I can build?
What is the maximum square footage I can build?
Can I purchase more than one parcel to build a larger home?
May I select my own builder?
Are there any deed restrictions on the parcels?
May I build a swimming pool?
Can you prepare my building site for construction?
Q: Can I build on my property?
A: You may build on your property. However any building will be subject to Developer's Architectural guidelines, which are in place to protect the integrity of the development for all. Eco-guidelines are in place to ensure that your investment is protected and should appreciate in value.We recommend you use one of our approved contracting firms. For more information about the guidelines contact Email
Q: How often does the Architectural Committee meet to review building plans?
A: The Architectural Committee meets every two weeks to review building plans. All lot owners will be assured an expeditious process of approval not to take more than 30 days, providing all conditions are met.
Q: How much will it cost to build a home on Cerros Sands at La Playa de Cerros?
A: This can vary from $60-$90 US per square foot, depending on the quality of the home you desire.
Please click on the Building section for building costs.
Q: Is there a time limit to build?
A: Not at this time. This item has received a lot of discussion. If this is changed you are grandfathered in based on your purchase contract date. If you choose to build the only requirements placed on your property is that the construction is in conformance with our Architectural Guidelines. By conforming to the Guidelines all property owners will be assured that the pristine beauty of the area shall be maintained, that the natural habitats will remain intact, as well as maintaining property values.
We have parcels being purchased for investment purposes. Buyers recognize the fact that our current pricing is below market and expect eventually to sell their investments for a substantial profit in the future.
Q: May I camp on my property prior to building a dwelling on it?
A: No, you may not camp on your property prior to building a dwelling. Please note that you must refer to our Architectural Guidelines when planning to build. These guidelines were established to maintain the pristine beauty of the peninsula, keep its natural habitats intact, as well as maintaining property values.
Q: What is the minimum square footage I can build?
A: There is a minimum square footage requirement based upon lot size and neighborhood location, To read more about building guidelines, please visit the Architectural Guidelines section of our website.
Q: What is the maximum square footage I can build?
A: Please see our Architectural Guidelines (Lot Coverage).
Q: Can I purchase more than one parcel to build a larger home?
A: Yes, you may purchase more than one parcel to build a larger home. If you click here to view our Guidelines you will see our specifications.
You may use the total square footage of all parcels if you purchase multiple parcels in calculating the dwelling size as long as the parcels are contiguous (attached).
Q: May I select my own builder or must I use your builders?
A: You may select your own builder to build a dwelling for you on Cerros Sands at La Playa de Cerros You are not required to use our builders for construction. However, you must follow our Architectural Guidelines prior to, during and following construction. These guidelines were established in order to maintain the pristine beauty of the area, preserve the natural habitats of Cerros Sands at La Playa de Cerros, as well as maintain property values.
Q: Are there deed restrictions on the parcels?
A: Yes, there are deed restrictions on the parcels. They are the registered CC&R's on our website. We have established these Guidelines in order to maintain the pristine beauty of the peninsula, keep its natural habitats intact, as well as maintain property values.
Q: May I build a swimming pool?
A: Yes, swimming pools are acceptable subject to Guidelines.
Q: Can you prepare my building site for construction?
A: Yes, we can prepare your building site for construction. We have construction supervisors who coordinate site clearing and prep for you at a cost starting as low as $300 per parcel depending on amount of vegetation and the topographical conditions. We will be glad to quote you an exact clearing and site prep cost … just contact us.
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