Land Surveys, Civil Engineering, Planning, Development, GIS

Land Surveying

Aerial Photogrammetry Surveys
ALTA/ACSM Land Title Surveys (2011 Minimum Standard Detail Requirements)
As-Built Surveys
Boundary Surveys and Complex Boundary Resolution
Chain-of-Title Research
City of San Diego Monument Preservation
Condominium Plan Preparation – Conversions
Condominium Plan Preparation – New Construction
Construction Surveying
Corner Records
Deed and Lease Legal Description Analysis
Digital Terrain Modeling
Easement Analysis
Easement Preparation
Encroachment Maintenance and Removal Agreement Exhibits
Expert Witness
Final Subdivision Map Preparation
Forensic Surveying
Gap Analysis
GPS Surveys
Horizontal and Vertical Control Surveys
Junior and Senior Right Analysis
Legal Description and Plat Preparation
Lot Consolidation Plat and Legal Description Preparation
Lot Line Adjustments
Lot Merger Plat and Legal Description Preparation
Map Checking
Map Waiver Preparation
Mapping for Environmental Remediation and Mitigation
Monitoring Surveys
Monument Perpetuation
Monument Preservation
Monument Replacement
Monument Restoration
Overlap Analysis
Parcel Map Preparation
Peer to Peer Consultation
Planimetric Surveys
Quality Assurance Surveys
Quantity Surveys
Record of Surveys
Right of Way Surveys (rail, roadway, water, utilities)
Route Surveys
R-O-W Dedication and Vacation Plats and Legal Descriptions
Settlement and Displacement Surveys
Site Surveys
Standard of Care
Tax Assessor Record Research
Tentative Map Preparation
Tentative Parcel Map Preparation
Topographic Surveys
View Easements
Wetlands Topographic Mapping

Form Certifications
Height Certifications
Pad Certifications
Setback Certifications
Story Pole Layout and Certifications

Civil Engineering

Civil Engineering Cost Estimates
Drainage Plans
Feasibility Study
Hydrology Studies and Reports
Hydromodification Analysis
Improvement Plans
Operations and Maintenance Plans (O & M)
Precise Grading Plans
Preliminary Grading Plans
Storm Water Management Plan (SWMP)
Storm Water Pollution Prevention Plan (SWPPP)

Land Planning

Coastal Development Permit Preparation
Condominium Plan Preparation and Processing for Conversion and New Construction
Develop Master Plans
Feasibility Studies
Land Development
Permit Processing
Project Management
Site Plans
Slope Analysis Mapping

Regulatory Process Administration/Coordination

Administrative Application Processing
Agency Submissions
Citizen Participation Program (CPP) Administration
Code Compliance
Code Violation Assistance
Discretionary Permit Processing
Entitlement Acquisition
Map Checking
Permit Processing
Plan Check Comments Expediting
Pre-Application Meetings
Pre-Submittal Review & Procedures
Public Notice Package Preparation
Signature Acquisition

Expert Witness

Court Testimony
Deposition Preparation & Evaluation
Prepare Court Exhibits and Maps
Review and Compose Technical Documents

We are experienced in issues involving:

Boundary Disputes
Land Use Matters
Property Descriptions
Standard of Care – Professional Negligence
Title Conflicts
Unwritten Rights


3D and spatial analyses and mapping
Asset mapping/inventory analysis
Cartography – Map creation
Cleaning of geographic data for use in CAD or GIS applications
Data format conversion and data migration
Development and implementation of GIS systems
Digitize source media
Field data acquisition/GPS data collection
GIS, AutoCAD data acquisition and manipulation
Geodatabase development
High-quality color printing and plotting
Hydrologic modeling
Land use mapping
Large-format, high-resolution scanning
Metadata development
Resource mapping
Terrain modeling and analysis
Watershed analysis and mapping

Private Records Research

Coastal Land Solutions maintains the archive of historical records from Rancho Santa Fe Engineering. We also have access to, and knowledge of additional private historical archives including records maintained by local municipalities and institutions. Please see our Private Records Research page for more information: Private Records & Research

Prevailing Wage

Coastal Land Solutions can accommodate Prevailing Wage contracts. Please contact Mr. Sean Englert for details.


Thank you for learning more about Coastal Land Solutions. We are available to serve the coastal communities of Coronado, Pt. Loma, La Jolla, Del Mar, Solana Beach, Encinitas, Carlsbad, Oceanside, San Diego, Mission Beach, Pacific Beach, Clairemont, UTC, Bird Rock, Fairbanks Ranch, Del Mar Heights, Santaluz, Rancho Santa Fe, Olivenhain, Cardiff by the Sea, Leucadia, La Costa, and San Elijo Hills. Please give us a call or contact via email at to learn more about our firm and to discuss your Land Development needs.