ARNOLD AFB HOUSING: ON-BASE OPTIONS
By Will Borger
IntroductionWelcome to Arnold Air Force Base, Tennessee! Now that you’ve received your orders and are preparing to depart on your next adventure, you’re probably thinking about finding a place to live. House hunting can be tedious and even a little overwhelming, so we’ve compiled a guide to help you find a starting point and give you an idea about your choices for on-base housing on Arnold AFB. Suggested Read: Arnold Air Force Base: In-Depth Welcome Center
Arnold AFB BAHYou can follow this link to look up your Tennessee BAH (Basic Allowance for Housing) for your rank and zip code. This will help you create your budget and guide your home search. To learn more about what goes into your military BAH rate, visit our in-depth guide here.
Arnold AFB Community HousingThe Military Housing Office (MHO) provides all DoD personnel with personalized services to assist in locating suitable housing in the local community. The housing market for Arnold AFB is characterized by two distinctly different sub-markets. The first is the rural area encompassing a large portion of the area, characterized by a relatively stable rental market with few multi-family units and relatively little growth in supply and prices. The second is the city of Murfreesboro in the northwest, which is affected by trends in the Nashville metropolitan area. Murfreesboro has seen relatively strong growth in recent years in both multi-family and single-family units. Contact the Military Housing Office as soon as you know you are moving. The government housing team will provide you the latest information on the local housing situation and offer complete referral services and relocation assistance to make sure you find a quality place to live.
Arnold AFB Military Housing OfficeThe Military Housing Office should be your first point of contact when you get to Arnold Air Force Base. Contact the MHO as soon as you know you are moving to Arnold Air Force Base. When you arrive at Arnold Air Force Base, you must visit the MHO to receive counseling and guidance before entering into any written lease or rental/sales contract for housing. The MHO provides a number of services and is more than capable of answering questions or offering guidance.
Arnold AFB Military Housing Office100 Kindel Drive, Suite B317 Arnold AFB, TN 37389
Phone: 1 (931) 454-7687
Hours: Monday through Sunday 0730 - 1600
Arnold Air Force Base Housing Options
Hunt Military Communities at Arnold Air Force BaseOn-base housing at Arnold Air Force Base is privatized. Hunt Military Communities is responsible for maintaining, repairing and managing the community. Click here to browse their communities at Arnold AFB, including floor plans and amenities. There are a variety of floor plans available.
Hunt Military Community Housing Office3211 Vandenberg Dr. Tullahoma, TN 37388
Phone: 1 (931) 455-5300
Note: Even though some neighborhoods may be available to all ranks, only certain homes within that neighborhood may be available to certain ranks.
- Access to top-rated schools within the Tullahoma City School District
- Walkable, quiet neighborhoods close to parks, playgrounds, fitness and community centers, and more
- Waterfront living
- Easy access to the Tullahoma metropolitan area, with entertainment, dining, shopping, museums, universities, cultural events and plenty of natural beauty
- Access to Base amenities
- Open floor plans with spacious living rooms
- Attached garages
- Large yards
- Stunning kitchens
- Air conditioner
- Ample storage
- Built-in dishwasher
- Ceiling fans
- Fenced back yards
- Large closets
- Covered patios
- Carpeting in bedrooms
- Washer/dryer hookups
- Gated community
- Professional landscaping
ConclusionPlanning your move ahead of time can make a huge difference. Arnold AFB has a number of housing options available for those living on or near the base. Sorting through them and finding the right one will take time, but we hope this guide will help you narrow down your options. Be sure to check availability based on rank and to contact the Military Housing Office for guidance when you start your search. With a little luck, you’ll soon be settled in and enjoying your new home.
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