Architectural Information

Homeowner Association / Management Corporation Members:
If you are a member of a Homeowners Association or a Management Corporation, your application must first be approved by that organization.  The Community Center will submit your application to your Association for you, except for applications for the Chapala Management Corporation, the Oaks North Village Homeowners Association and and Oaks North Corporation 1 Homeowners Association whose applications must be submitted directly to their Management Corporations or Homeowners Association for review and approval.
Download the
Architectural Application
Download the Architectural Guidelines For Houses
For your protection, inquire about permit requirements BEFORE starting any work on property that involves additions, alterations or modifications to structural, electrical, heating, water, gas or sanitary plumbing systems, or new installations or replacement of gas-burning or electrical equipment, or property improvements such as fences, garden walls, retaining walls, patio covers, carports, garages, swimming pools, yard sprinklers,  or water softeners.
Call the City of San Diego - Building Inspection Department
The HOUSES Architectural Committee meets on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of every month at 9:00 AM in the La Vista Room at the Community Center.
The CONDOMINIUM Architectural Committee meets on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of every month at 9:30 AM in the La Vista Room at the Community Center.
All Architectural Applications must be received in the Center Office by 5:00 PM on the Thursday preceding the Committee Meetings in order to be processed and ready for the meetings.
Your cooperation is appreciated in getting your application in early.  If you are a member of an HOA/Management Corporation please see the box below.  Please be aware application submission does not guarantee approval.  You should allow up to 3 or 4 weeks for your application to be processed and we will notify you once it is approved.  NO WORK SHOULD COMMENCE PRIOR TO RECEIVING WRITTEN APPROVAL OF YOUR APPLICATION.
SITE INSPECTIONS:  At the discretion of the Committees, a site inspection may be required on your application.  For prompt handling of your  request, you should arrange to be at home on
the Tuesday or Wednesday your application is to be reviewed.