Coastal Land Solutions, Inc. specializes in land surveying, land planning, civil engineering, expert witness and GIS services throughout Southern California. 

We have been providing quality service since 2004 for public and private residential, commercial, industrial and institutional projects.

Below are the services we offer:

01 Land Surveying

We can handle all aspects of land surveying and have extensive experience in the following areas:

  • Aerial Photogrammetry Surveys
  • ALTA/ACSM Land Title Surveys
  • 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

02 Civil Engineering

CLS offers a wide range of civil engineering services – see the full list below:

  • 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)

03 Land Planning & Regulatory Process Administration

We can handle almost any land planning and regulatory process administration project, here is a full list of services:

  • Administrative Application Processing
  • Agency Submissions
  • Citizen Participation Program (CPP) Administration
  • Coastal Development Permit Preparation
  • Code Compliance
  • Code Violation Assistance
  • Condominium Plan Preparation and Processing for Conversion and New Construction
  • Develop Master Plans
  • Discretionary Permit Processing
  • Entitlement Acquisition
  • Feasibility Studies
  • Land Development
  • Map Checking
  • Permit Processing
  • Plan Check Comments Expediting
  • Pre-Application Meetings
  • Pre-Submittal Review & Procedures
  • Project Management
  • Public Notice Package Preparation
  • Signature Acquisition
  • Site Plans
  • Slope Analysis Mapping

04 Expert Witness

Whether you need court testimony, depositions or mediation – we can help with the following:

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

We are experienced in issues involving:

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


3D and spatial analyses and mapping, Asset mapping/inventory analysis, Cartography – Map creation & much more.- see full list below.

  • Part 107 licensure 
  • 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
  • Geocoding
  • Geodatabase development
  • Georeferencing
  • 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


Coastal Land Solutions maintains the archive of historical records from Rancho Santa Fe Engineering and Karl Jaeger, RE 4847.

“Good communication is the foundation for a successful project and I will be there every step of the way to ensure your total satisfaction.”

–Sean Englert, PLS


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