North City


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Each day is a step closer to our dream of a North County San Diego urban oasis - packed with residents, students, offices, and outstanding retail amenities - restaurants, breweries, fitness centers and more!

Scroll down to learn about the latest developments.

Take a glimpse into the future development… more is coming!

A draft example of Safdie Rabines Architects’ potential arial rendering of North City. Subject to change.


Block c wrap- Available 2019

new apartments

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OPEN 2019

BLOCK C WRAP apartments

An extension of the BLOCK C APARTMENTS, these 66 modern, market rate units will continue the comfort, style, and “Work - Live - Play” lifestyle of North City.

Live amongst a dynamic and growing community filled with amazing amenities and a fantastic mix of restaurants, coffee shops, taprooms and entertainment centers.



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extended learning building

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csusm extended learning building

Expanding the partnership of North City and CSUSM - anticipated completion in mid-2019.

CSUSM's first Public/Private Partnership venture with developer University Villages San Marcos (UVSM/North City). The project consists of a 140,000 total sq.ft. building and will provide space for classrooms, laboratory, faculty, and administrative spaces for Extended Learning and their subsidiary departments: Global Education, American Language and Culture Institute and International Programs. Click HERE for renderings.



  • 120,000 SF: Upper Floors—CSUSM Extended Learning

  • 15,000 SF: 1st Floor—Retail & Commercial Space

  • 709 Space Parking Structure

  • PLUS - A walkable overpass built across Barham Drive.

  • Anticipated 3Q19


 Umami Japanese

Now open

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Umami japanese now open

Umami (/u’ma:mi/,うま味) can be translated from Japanese as Deliciousness.

Select from inventive Daily Special creations, including a delightful Chef’s Choice (Omakase) Menu, and a myriad of delicious and healthy dishes.

Open Daily: 11:30 AM - 9:00 PM (Thur-Sat 10:00 PM)

Visit their website HERE


prep kitchen san marcos

now open

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PRep kitchen now open!

Prep Kitchen opens their fourth location, complete with an exciting new menu from new chief culinary officer, Joseph Elevado

Read more about the opening from EATER SAN DIEGO

Visit their website HERE.



  • Lunch daily 10-2:30p

  • Dinner nightly 5-9p

  • "Social Hour"nightly 4-6p + 9-12a on Friday & Saturday

  • Brunch on weekends