San Antonio TX is one of the most diverse and vibrant cities in the United States. Located along I-35 in south Texas, San Antonio is home to the San Antonio Spurs, three military bases, and some of the best shopping in the world. If you are moving to the city and will be living there for the first time, finding an apartment in San Antonio can be an exercise in variety. You can choose to live along the Riverwalk in downtown or locate just minutes away from city center in one of the beautiful suburbs located around the San Antonio loop.
If you enjoy a bit of country with your home, drive about 20 minutes and visit Schertz or Converse TX. These two small towns are wonderful communities which boast great housing at affordable rates. If you are more of an urban dweller, you can search for apartments throughout the areas within and outside the 1604 and Rte 410 loop. There are many lovely communities throughout the area.
Searching for apartments in San Antonio TX is relatively easy. There are many apartment guides which provide detailed information on amenities, floorplans, neighborhoods, schools, transportation and shopping. Depending on where you will be working, you can choose an apartment in downtown, along the loop or on the south side where there it is still rural.
There is an abundance of great restaurants in San Antonio, especially Tex-Mex, so if you are a fan of good food, you are moving to the right city. There are also many entertainment options, including Sea World, Six Flags, gorgeous botanical gardens and floating down the Guadalupe River.
Just north of the city, New Braunfels and Gruene TX offer wineries, country music, and a world-class water park. The city is an easy day trip to Austin, the capital of Texas where 6th Street is famous for its nightlife and music.
Before you start your search, consider how much you can pay in rent and what amenities you want. For example, you may require a pool for your daily workout, but not feel that a tennis court is required. If you have children, visit the apartment complex and the local schools. Most schools in and around San Antonio are very good, but there may be something, in particular, you want for your children. Also, consider the neighborhoods.
Choosing apartments in San Antonio can be a lot of fun. The city is very welcoming and you will feel right at home no matter where you decide to live.