Chelsea Investment Corp. ranked as 11th largest builder of new affordable housing in the nation

Chelsea Investment Corp. ranked as 11th largest builder of new affordable housing in the nation

With 874 apartments started and 347 completed in 2018, Chelsea Investment Corp. is now ranked as the 11th largest developer of new affordable housing in the nation. Chelsea’s 2018 designation was published this month by […]

By |2019-04-25T08:56:35-07:00April 25th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

SANDAG Sets Housing Funds Workshop

SANDAG Sets Housing Funds Workshop

By Matt Adams
Funding intended to increase affordable housing will be discussed at a May 16th SANDAG workshop. Almost $123 million is available to local governments to streamline and accelerate housing production under Senate Bill 2 that was approved by the voters in 2017. SANDAG is working with the Department of Housing and […]

By |2019-04-23T08:53:40-07:00April 23rd, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Supervisors to Review County General Plan Progress Report

Supervisors to Review County General Plan Progress Report

By Matt Adams
County efforts to implement its General Plan will be on Wednesday’s agenda of the San Diego County Board of Supervisors. The annual General Plan Progress Report is intended to track housing production and infrastructure amenities within the unincorporated area. The inquiry comes as […]

By |2019-03-25T16:17:39-07:00March 25th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

BIA Cares to Donate $20,000 in Scholarships

BIA Cares to Donate $20,000 in Scholarships

BIA CARES, the charitable foundation of the Building Industry Association of San Diego County, has announced that they will award $20,000 in scholarships to high school, college and trade school students who are seeking a career in the building industry.

 

Students, ideally […]

By |2019-03-25T09:34:31-07:00March 25th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Committee Approves Morena Corridor Specific Plan

Committee Approves Morena Corridor Specific Plan

By Matt Adams
The San Diego Land Use and Housing Committee gave the green light to a new vision for the Morena Corridor that increases densities and modified height restrictions. The Morena Corridor Specific Plan area includes the Morena, Linda Vista, Tecolote Road, and the Clairemont Drive trolley stations. […]

By |2019-03-11T11:02:11-07:00March 11th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Council Moves Forward with Major Parking Reform

Council Moves Forward with Major Parking Reform

By Matt Adams
In a move intended to stimulate more middle income housing production the San Diego City Council voted to dramatically reduce its parking requirements on new development in exchange for transit friendly amenities such as transit passes and bike repair stations. The controversial plan brought friends and foes to […]

By |2019-03-05T08:52:29-07:00March 5th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Got Stormwater? Are You Aware of the City of San Diego Changes at Your Jobsite?

Got Stormwater? Are You Aware of the City of San Diego Changes at Your Jobsite?

By BIA Stormwater Task Force 
Are you aware of the City of San Diego’s new rules for construction BMPs!

 

Effective October 1, 2018 the City of San Diego has made effective substantial changes in the Stormwater Standards Manual. Pay particular attention to Part […]

By |2019-03-04T13:44:55-07:00February 19th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments