Developments in Almaden Valley
by Bob Strain,
AVCA Plannng and Zoning Chair
of April 21, 2016, there are several tracts of construction in
the permitting process, and two are almost on the market.
All earler tracts, like Fleetwood Almaden Estates, Brookside
Estates, Hidden Oaks, Almaden Crossing and Almaden Road and Timbercrest,
have sold out. The
list below covers projects that could break ground within a year.
Almaden Crossing II will be on Skylar
Court, a new private street at 18966 Almaden Road, roughly 180 feet
south of O'Grady, adjacent to Almaden Crossing I which occupies the old
Feed & Fuel site. The newer 0.88 acre site is being
developed with 10
single family homes. When these units start to enter the
market in the next couple of months, they will be handled by Shannon
Markle of Coldwell Banker San Jose (Willow Street) Shannon.Markle@cbnorcal.com
underway on the first of six new homes to be built on Jayden Lane, a
cul de sac at 16310 Almaden Expressway. The single family homes
will range in size from 2150 to 2214 square feet. This 1.07 acre
site is just south of Lands of Mazzone. It is visible from
Almaden Expressway and accessible from Fleetwood Drive. No sales
contact available. (There is some ambiguity about the address,
but 16310 Almaden Expressway gives the correct location Google Maps,
even though some city documents say 16310 Almaden Road.)
At 6082 Almaden
Expressway, there is a 1.8 acre site, bounded by creeks on the north
ant east, and by Almaden Expressway on the west. DAL Properties,
LLC are planning to construct eight single family homes on this land
after clearing environmental hazards and elevating the land to preclude
flooding problems Demolition has commenced on this site..
A large property
at the intersection of Camden Ave. and Guadalupe Mines Road, formerly
owned by the Athenour family, is being developed with one remodeled and
five new homes. The floor plans range from 3286 sq ft to 3501 sq
homes all back up to a substantial riparian right of way relative
to Guadalupe Creek.
been granted to build 10 new, single family homes on the hill having
the address 5827 Brasilia Way. This is near the intersection of
Coleman Road and Almaden Expressway. and it is an 8 acre tract.
However, only 2.7 acres will be devloped.
projects above are being supplemented by smaller infill projects where
a single large lot is subdivided for two or three homes.
of this scale are not listed on this page.