Brooks is the region to watch

The growth and prosperity that has come to Brooks and the surrounding region in the past few years isn’t slowing down anytime soon. The area is projected to continue bringing business, jobs, and opportunity to everyone who wants in.

TXP, Inc. forecasts for 2024

  • Estimated direct employment in TIRZ 16 is projected to reach approximately 9,800
  • Total earnings impact (direct + ripple effects in the San Antonio MSA) will be over $820 million
  • Total employment impact will approach 19,000 regional jobs.
  • The Brooks TIRZ, City of San Antonio, and Bexar County collectively will receive an estimated $16.8 million attributable to direct Brooks activity.
  • The indirect and induced impact (ripple effects) will generate an additional $11.2 million for these entities

Alamo Area MPO projections for 2045

  • 8,900 new households will be created in this area over the next 30 years
  • 19,175 new jobs will be created in this area over the next 30 years

Brooks has already made an impact

  • Businesses located on the Brooks campus employ 3,300 workers, while the total earnings impact have climbed to just over $550 million.
  • Recruitment of Cuisine Solutions and Okin BPS will collectively account for millions in capital investment and thousands of jobs.
  • Southerleigh Brewery and Restaurant will be the first high-end restaurant at the site.
  • Estimated direct employment in TIRZ 16 has grown to approximately 6,060 jobs.
  • Total employment impact has grown to approximately 12,300 regional jobs.
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Small-town feel, big city amenities

Brooks Town Center

Mixed-use residential, townhouses, retail, restaurants, and green space will complete the first-of-its-kind Town Center in San Antonio’s South Side, anchored by The Greenline, the award-winning park, and the Brooks VIA Transit Center. This phased project is currently underway and will bring together the vibrant South Side community into one convenient hub.

Preliminary Project Timeline

  • July 2, 2019: Planning and Development Committee Meeting, Master Plan Presentation
  • July 16, 2019: Brooks Board of Directors Meeting, Master Plan Presentation
  • August 2019-May 2020: Predevelopment, Platting, Planning and Design Phase for Housing
  • June 2020: Begin Housing Construction Phase
  • Summer 2022: Completion of Housing Construction Phase/Resident Occupancy
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Look how we've grown

We made great strides in the economic development of this area between 2003 and 2018, and there’s still much more to come.

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Find your new home at Brooks

55-Acre Residential Development

At least 230 more families will be able to call Brooks home once the 55-acre residential development is complete. This high-density, single-family residential area will increase Brooks’ portfolio of housing and facilitate the redevelopment of the existing Heritage Oaks housing along SE Military Dr.

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