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Here’s the second half of our monthly development report, compiled through our City Licensing and Permitting Department.


Chevron offices: located at 5301 Lomas Dr. within the Carlsbad Airport Industrial Park. This is a 27,480 sq. ft. facility. This project is scheduled for a final building inspection this week. Work is almost complete.


Cimmarex Energy Field Office: located on National Parks Hwy. near Derrick Rd., this development is the building of a field office for Cimmarex Energy within the Carlston Ranch Master Planned Community. Work at this site is almost complete with a final walkthrough having taken place. Valuation of the project is $2.9 million.

OXY Project: located at 1608 Commerce Dr. This project is a 60,000 sq. ft. office building and a 100,000 sq. ft. warehouse facility. This warehouse building project is at the framing stage. The valuation of this project is $3.2 million.


Fox Street Apartments: located at the corner of W. Fox St. and S. Elm St. The contractor is Trend Builders. 12 Units are planned for this development, four four-plex buildings. Valuation is $300,000.00


Skyline Dr. Development Phase 2: this development will be located to the north of the Skyline Dr. Commercial development, further north along Pierce St. The property is approximately 96 acres, and the developers plan to build single family housing.


Sunwest Subdivision Unit 8: This development is owned by James Knott. It is located to the south of Hidalgo Rd. and west of Boyd Dr. This subdivision will create 50 new single family housing lots for development. Work is almost complete and the developer is seeking approval of the Final Plat at the June 1, 2020, Planning and Zoning Commission meeting.

Arrowstone Apartments: located at the intersection of Hidalgo Rd. and Boyd Dr. Plans for Phase 1 have been submitted and approved to the Building Dept. for review. Permits have been issued and construction is underway.  This will create 132 new apartment units.

Carlsbad Apartments: located at 301 W. Chapman Rd. Plans have been approved by the Building Dept. and permits have been issued. Gallardo Construction is the contractor. This will be 120 apartment units.

Cielo Lindo development: located at the SW corner of W. Lea St. and Standpipe Rd., this development will create 127 new single family lots for residential use. The owners are Jack Volpato and Sherry Neatherlin. Work is underway. Utility lines are being installed.

Lea St. Apartments: located at 513 and 511 W. Lea St. 14 new apartment units will be built. Permits have been issued and work is underway.

Oasis Subdivision Phase 1: located to the north of Farmview Subdivision Phases 1-4. Developer is Ken Thurston. Preliminary plans are under review. Drainage dirt work is underway.

Martin Farms Unit 3: located to the east of Martin Farms Unit 2, east of Old Cavern Hwy. The preliminary plat has been has been approved by the Planning and Zoning Commission. This unit will create 51 single family residential lots. Initial work is underway.

Village at Carlsbad Phase 2 Apartments: located at 3821 National Parks Hwy., this project will be Phase 2 of the Village at Carlsbad Apartments. The owner plans to install 96 units during this phase of the project.

White Oak Development – Apartment complex: located on Boyd Dr. north of Hidalgo Rd. This will be a 189 unit apartment complex. The developer is in the initial planning stages.

Jenkins RV Park: located at 115 Kircher St. This project is the installation of a full RV Park. The owners are Joe and Jayden Jenkins. The park will contain 60 RV spaces. Plans have been submitted to the Building Department and work is currently underway.

Hyatt House Hotels: Located at 4019 National Parks Hwy. Crestline Development is the developer/contractor and the project is 95% completed. Plans now show a Hyatt Regency being planned next to this Hyatt House Development.

Home 2 Suites by Hilton: Located at 3500 National Park’s Hwy. This is a new Hotel with 99 rooms with an estimated cost of $2,000,000.  Green St. Construction is the contractor. The project is approximately 80% completed.

Mainstay Suites: Located at 3621 San Jose Blvd. The owner is Stay Carlsbad, LLC. Work is underway and the project is approximately 70% completed.

Best Western: Located at 515 Pope Ln. The owner is Bipin Bhakta. A to Z Construction is the contractor. The plans have been reviewed and permits are ready to be issued. The project is approximately 30% complete.

Baymont Inn Hotel: located at the 3621 San Jose Blvd. This project and plans have been approved and permits issued. The owner is Prakash Patel. The contractor is ICON Builders. This project is underway. This project will create approximately 60 units.

For April of 2020, there were 231 new building permits filed with a valuation of $7,878,538 and $29,000 in fees collected.

Sincerely, Carlsbad Mayor Dale Janway


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