The first draft of our plans arrived today along with some renderings showing what it will look like. WE LOVE IT! Of course we’re a little disappointed there wasn’t enough space to build the bedrooms as individual pavilions but that would have required that some of them be too far down the hill to enjoy the view. We’ve already spotted some changes but overall, WE LOVE IT.
Our lot is in a small housing development named Rancho Manuel Antonio. It is a gated community with 23 lots of which only five currently have homes built. The rest, including ours, are basically just jungle. That’s part of the appeal. However, it makes it really difficult to figure out where the boundaries are. We had the lot surveyed and marked before we purchased it but, Continue reading
I won’t lie. After the topography was completed, I really expected to have the first round of plans in three to four weeks. It’s the beginning of September now and no plans.