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JBSA Housing: The Windcrest/Universal City Area


posted Oct 17, 2013

When you’re making a PCS, finding housing can be hard—especially if you’re unfamiliar with the area. If you’re being transferred to a JBSA base like Lackland, Randolph or Fort Sam, we’re here to help. Let us find the perfect JBSA housing options for you and your family.

To get you started, we’re offering a full series of articles on all the neighborhoods and communities found in the San Antonio area. Today, we’re covering the Windcrest/Universal City area. Be sure to check our past profiles on Alamo Ranch and Kirby/Converse too, and watch for future profiles on additional areas.

Windcrest/Universal City
The Windcrest/Universal City area offers everything you and your family could need in your new town. From great housing developments and local amenities to award-winning school districts and educational opportunities, this community has it all.

Specifically, Windcrest/Universal City offers:

·      Good school districts—Three great school districts serve the Universal City and Windcrest area: North East ISD, Judson ISD and Schertz-Cibolo ISD. Both North East and Schertz-Cibolo received the Texas Education Agency’s “Recognized” status in the most recent ratings period. Judson received an “Academically Acceptable” one.

·      Reasonable distances to JBSA bases—Both Universal and Windcrest are practical driving distances to Lackland, Randolph and Fort Sam. So no matter which JBSA base you’re stationed at, you don’t have to worry about long commutes.

·      Numerous amenities—Windcrest and Universal City both offer a variety of amenities to local residents. In Windcrest, you’ll find a civic center, community organizations and clubs, Girl Scouts, Boy Scouts, Little League and even a farmers’ market. In Universal City, residents can enjoy a free public library, a golf course, parks, a flea market and community events like the Parent-Child Golf Classic, the National Night Out, the Heroes Walk and more. Both cities also offer a parks and recreation department.

To learn about JBSA housing and San Antonio areas, watch for our next community profile. You can also browse our online property listings or contact one of our relocation specialists today at 1-877-832-8518.