For the military family, education is just one more of many factors that come into play during a PCS. Here are 6 tips to help you choose the right school for your child. The summer of 2013 saw my family’s 6th PCS in 10 years of military service. In one key way it was an entirely […]
PCSing with children becomes even more stressful when choosing a school becomes a consideration. AHRN.com has put together a simple checklist to make choosing the right school a little easier!
Every military family has their own unique combination of needs and preferences that shape that mythical creature- the Dream List of assignments. Each of these ten installations has built a culture and community that make them among the most requested! 10. NAS Key West (Florida) It isn’t hard to understand why someone would want to […]
We all have our “dream list” of assignments- built from a combination of career needs, weather preferences and family need. Here are AHRN.com‘s Top 10 Military Installations!
We all know that moving is stressful. One of the biggest stresses is deciding what to do with your home once you’re on to the next adventure. Once you have made the hard decision to rent, picking a manager can be another daunting hurdle. Below are some simple steps to make this task easier. The […]
The very first thing I did after we found out our orders were cut for Aviano, Italy—you know, after I stopped dancing around the living room like a fool, and picked my jaw off the ground—was start the house hunt. It was still about five months before we’d actually be out there, but everyone on […]
For the approximately 1 million service members and their families who receive BAH (Basic Housing Allowance) and live off the installation, the 5% increase for 2014 is a welcome change! That’s the largest increase in five years and results in an average of $80 more for military families. While rates and rental markets vary from […]
AHRN.com has thousands of homes waiting for military families at duty stations around the world. Busting AHRN.com myths will not cause Hollywood style explosions. There are no body doubles. But as AHRN.com celebrates 10 years as a trusted housing resource, myths are bound to pop up. Let’s look at some of the most common. You must […]
When it comes to finding a home on the economy in Germany, military families have two primary options. The housing office maintains a listing of houses available for rent or service members can hire a realtor to help find a home. Option 1 is available for free. The service member tells housing the desired rent, […]
My little family and I moved to Seoul, South Korea, for my husband’s new assignment in December 2013. We were really excited for this opportunity but honestly had no idea what to expect. Not too long after we arrived in our new country, we had to start finding that perfect place to call home for […]