CHULA VISTA, Calif. – Construction has begun here on Phase I of Gateway Chula Vista, a 346,000 sq. ft., $82 million development. Phase I will include a 100,529 sq. ft., 5-story office and retail building that is expected to be completed in February 2002. Leases totaling $5.5 million have been signed for a total of 12, 703 sq. ft. San Diego County Credit Union, Velure Investments and Global Fax Network are some of the leasers. The completed project will include three buildings with 285,000 sq. ft. of office and 62,000 sq. ft. of retail space.