Emerald Forest - San Antonio, TX

Quick Facts

Price Range
Mid $400s - Mid $600s
Home Types
Number of Homes
New / Resale
Resale Homes Only
Age Restrictions
Construction Dates
1993 - 2007
Multiple Builders
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Emerald Forest Overview

Emerald Forest is a gated, active lifestyle community located in San Antonio, Texas, just 20 minutes north of the downtown area. The community consists of 532 single-family homes with thoughtfully designed floor plans and modern interior features. Homeowners live a low-maintenance lifestyle and have access to multiple community amenities, including an outdoor pool and walking paths. This location also puts residents within close reach of retailers, eateries, medical centers, and outdoor parks. 

Homebuyers in search of homes for sale in San Antonio, TX will enjoy all that Emerald Forest has to offer.  

Emerald Forest Amenities & Lifestyle

Residents of Emerald Forest enjoy multiple outdoor amenities within the community. Homeowners can take a dip in the pool, sunbathe on the patio, and host cookouts with friends using the barbecue area. For recreation, members of the community can stay active at the basketball and tennis courts or play with their grandkids at the children’s playground. Walking paths connect the community and make for a perfect opportunity to stroll through the neighborhood. 

Residents live a low-maintenance lifestyle thanks to a homeowners’ association that takes care of common area maintenance. With more time to themselves, homeowners can pursue their hobbies and interests or spend time with family.

Emerald Forest Homes & Real Estate 

Emerald Forest was developed between 1993 and 2007, consisting of 532 single-family homes. A standard home model ranges from 1,948 to 4,264 square feet and features three to five bedrooms, two to five bathrooms, and an attached two-car garage. 

Features in some homes include modern interior features, such as vaulted ceilings, arched hallways, and spacious, open-concept floor plans. Kitchens may come with updated appliances, recessed lighting, ample cabinet storage, and an island. Certain homes also include a dining area next to the kitchen. Master suites may contain a bay window, a walk-in closet, a soaking tub, dual sinks, and a walk-in shower. Some homes also include upgrades, such as a fireplace, sunroom, and private pool.

Surrounding Area 

Emerald Forest is about 20 minutes outside of Downtown San Antonio, putting residents within easy reach of daily necessities as well as exciting opportunities. 

Homeowners are always close to what they may need. There are several grocery stores close to the community, including H-E-B, Walmart, Sprouts Farmers Market, and Whole Foods. Pharmacy needs can be met at Walgreens and CVS. Members of the community looking to stay active can do so at nearby gyms, such as 9Round Fitness and LA Fitness.

Emerald Forest is close to several health care providers, such as Methodist Hospital, St. Luke’s Baptist Hospital, and Northeast Baptist Hospital.

When looking for entertainment and dining options, they can travel into Downtown San Antonio and find a wide selection of retailers, eateries, and bars to visit. Homeowners are located near many local attractions including San Antonio Aquarium, San Antonio Zoo, McNay Art Museum, the Witte Museum, and The Alamo. 

Nature enthusiasts enjoy plenty of opportunities for outdoor recreation. Parks and greenspaces in the area include Natural Bridge Caverns, McAllister Park, Lady Bird Johnson Trailhead, and Eisenhower Park. Golfers at Emerald Forest are happy to know there are several courses nearby, such as The Quarry Golf Course, San Antonio Country Club, Randolph Oaks Golf Course, and La Cantera Golf Club.

Homeowners who want to explore nearby metropolitan areas are in luck. Emerald Forest is 20 minutes away from downtown San Antonio, giving residents quick access to everything the city has to offer. For long-distance trips, San Antonio International Airport is just under 15 minutes away. 

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    Emerald Forest Amenities

    Amenities at Emerald Forest include:

    • Outdoor Pool
    • Outdoor Patio
    • Basketball Court
    • Tennis Courts
    • Playground for Grandkids
    • Barbecue Area
    • Walking Paths
    • Parks & Natural Space

    Emerald Forest Clubs, Groups, Activities & Classes

    There are plenty of activities available in Emerald Forest. Here is a sample of some of the clubs, activities and classes offered here.

    • Basketball
    • Tennis

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