Situated just northeast of San Antonio, Randolph Air Force Base has been training members of the Armed Forces since 1931. During that time, the town the base is located in, Schertz, has seen these members and their families come and go with new assignments, retirement, deployment, etc. As with any military move, it’s always difficult to know where to buy! Which neighborhood fits my needs? Should I live in Schertz/ Cibolo/ or Garden Ridge? Which neighborhood is closest to the base? Which neighborhood fits my price range? Among many other questions, these may be the top three.
Luckily, we can give you a leg-up on some of these neighborhoods- specifically our top picks for some of the closest neighborhoods to the base. No matter your price range or preference, housing nearby your base is absolutely possible, and we want to help you settle into Schertz, Cibolo, or Garden Ridge as effortlessly as possible!
Cibolo Valley Ranch
A new home community by Lennar Homes, Cibolo Valley Ranch is a “close-knit community of families near Randolph AFB.” Located just off I-35 in Cibolo, these one and two story homes range in price from $207k to $270K. With neighborhood amenities including a lush community park with a splash pad, a playground, and an active HOA, this community offers activities for all seasons. The neighborhood is within walking distance to the high school and only 5.5 miles away from the base, commuting is a breeze.
Also in Cibolo, Bentwood Ranch offers a variety of housing for sale. Ranging from the high $100k price point to mid $300k price point, this neighborhood is a short 6.4 miles away from Randolph AFB. With a pool open from April to October, basketball courts, and close proximity to shopping, this neighborhood fits just about anyone’s lifestyle.
Located between FM 3009 and Schertz Pkwy, Woodbridge is just 4.4 miles away from RADFB. Priced from the mid to upper $200’s, this neighborhood features large homes, upwards of 2,000 square feet. With most of the homes built in the early 2000’s, Woodbridge is an established community consisting of a little over 100 homes. While there is not a community park or pool, the neighborhood is minutes from I-35, close to schools, shopping, and entertainment.
Consisting of homes featuring mature landscaping and well-manicured yards, Deer Creek is located just 5.5 miles from RAFB. The neighborhood consists of homes with between three and five bedrooms and boasts wide-open streets, jogging trails, a park with a BBQ area, tennis courts, and volleyball nets. The average price of home in Deer Creek is approximately $250k, ranging in square feet from 2,250 to over 3,000.
No matter what community you are looking for, or what housing options you seek, there is something for you near Randolph Air Force Base. We would love to help you find what you are looking for- let us know how we can help with your real estate needs!