By the time the Mill Creek apartment building opens, it will be the largest in the country, with 2,400 apartments, according to a listing from real estate firm Realtor.com.
The building is set for a 5,800 square foot space on the site of the former Mill Creek Tower, which is currently being developed into the new Marriott Hotel and Conference Center.
Mill Creek is the second-largest rental apartment complex in the San Diego metro area.
It has a total of 2,958 apartments in the area.
The city is also home to a total 4,000 apartment units, according the California Department of Housing and Community Development.