American flag hung on home paid for with BAH

What Is Basic Allowance for Housing?

By Phil Sheridan

In the movies, military life takes place on base, in tidy barracks with rows of well-made bunks. In reality, those barracks are only part of the story. The number and…

Military patch next to set of keys after getting a VA loan

VA Loans

By Sarah Brady

We shouldn’t need a war to break out to appreciate the service of military members and the challenges they and their families face, not only during their tours of duty…

Military service member walking his daughter on base

On or Off-Base Military Housing: Which One is for You?

By Maureen Milliken

One decision almost every member of the military eventually must make is whether to live in on-base military housing or find their own housing off-base. The decision is easy for…

Wooden background with set of keys to new military house


By Maureen Milliken

There are a variety of programs that provide housing assistance for both active-duty military and veterans. Military and veteran housing assistance not only helps those who are serving or have…