San Antonio,  unlike other  economies,  enjoys  a wide range  of  employers  from different  industries.  This gives it an competitive  advantage.  It has a diversified economy  such as tourtism, military,  health, financial services,  Oil and gas and manufacturing.

What makes san Antonio  the best market to invest in  the USA?

  1. Job growth

  2. Population growth

  3. Supply & Demand

JoB Growth:

San Antonio has  a low  unployment rate  at  3.2% below the national average ofat 4.8%.  Below Dallas  at 3.7%  and Houston  at  4.6%

San Antonio has  six fortune 500  companies

  1. Valero Energy Corp

  2. Tesoro Corporation

  3. USAA

  4. CST Brands Inc

  5. NuStar Energy

  6. Clear Channel

The city is home to one of the largest concentrations of military bases in the United States, and has become known as “Military City, USA.” The city is home to several active military installations: Lackland Air Force BaseBrooke Army Medical CenterRandolph Air Force Base, and Fort Sam Houston. The defense industry in San Antonio employs over 89,000 and provides a $5.25 billion impact to the city’s economy.[49]

Population Growth:

population growth san antonio

San Antonio Population growth   has increased since the 1970’s  year over year and it’s expected to grow. Using the Urban Institute’s numbers, the San Antonio Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) grows from a city of 2,179,089 in 2010 to a city of 2,785,414 in 2030. we’ll grow to 2,985,881. Either way, sometime in the next 20 years San Antonio will become a city of more than three million people.

Supply  and Demand:

There is ample  inventory of  distressed  real estate in the city.. According to Realty Trac  the cities has 10% of its  housing seating vacant.