Commercial and industrial development continue to complement residential growth on San Antonio’s far West side. Methodist Healthcare System recently bought 24 acres of vacant land at Loop 1604 and Texas Highway 151, the San Antonio Express-News reported. According to the report, records show Methodist Healthcare bought an adjacent 52 acres near the same intersection, in the Alamo Ranch area. It’s one of the fast-growing parts of Bexar County.
Dozens of retail centers have opened close to the Alamo Ranch master-planned community. Large businesses, such as H-E-B, Santikos Theatres, and Wells Fargo, and healthcare providers Baptist Health System and Christus Santa Rosa all have made significant investments in the area in recent years.
The Express-News reported that Methodist Healthcare has yet to announce what it has planned for its currently vacant property on the far West Side. The healthcare system is in the final year of expanding its main hospital facility in the Medical Center.