Consider whether owning a home is right for you
If you’re on active duty, you may face challenging decisions when it comes to buying a house because of Permanent Change of Station (PCS) orders. Planning to live in the same house for 5 or more years may not be realistic.
And if you want to live in a house or condominium off-base, there’s always the question: do you rent or buy?
If you consider buying a home, many factors will come into play, including:
Talk to other families in your situation. Do your research. And do what’s best for you and your family. If you decide to buy a house, this topic will help you navigate the process.
Note: Learn more about PCS in the topic PCS and Deployment.
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