For all of you data lovers and anyone else curious to analyze statistics this is for you. 2018 San Antonio real estate statistics at a glance. 2018 was an interesting year for real estate. It started out as a fairly strong sellers market, but with all of the rain going on late summer and the fall elections, industry experts are saying the market has begun to shift to a buyers market. Time will tell as 2019 approaches and we get into the first quarter of the year.