Upton Hall, headquarters to the U.S. Army Garrison at Carlisle Barracks and the Peacekeeping and Stability Operations Institute. (Photo by Scott Finger, September 2006)
Housing Service Center
The Housing Services Office, at 460 Sumner Road, is your point of contact for any problems or questions you may have with housing. Staff are available to assist you to help with your move to the area. Soldiers and families with questions about the homebuying process can talk to housing counselors in the Housing Services Office or financial counselors at Army Community Services. Service members are required to report to the Housing Services Office at their existing and new duty stations before making arrangements to rent, lease or purchase off-post housing. To contact the Housing Services Office, call 717-245-4959/4823/4951. For more information on housing services at Carlisle Barracks, visit www.housing.army.mil/#!pg=post&sp=welcome.
Military Family Housing
Military family housing at Carlisle Barracks is provided by Balfour Beatty Communities. Carlisle Barracks Homes consists of 10 neighborhoods with single-family and townhome-style residences. Homes in these neighborhoods feature garages, central air conditioning, washer and dryer hookups, and fully equipped kitchens; amenities vary by neighborhood. The community’s Delaney Field Clubhouse features an internet café, kids room, conference room, kitchen and community room and hosts events as well.
Lawn care services, 24-hour maintenance services, and curbside trash and recycling pickup are provided. Utilities are included in your rent — though residents who consume more than the baseline utility consumption have to pay for overages, while residents who consume less than the baseline receive rebates.
Carlisle Barracks Homes allow pets with certain restrictions. In general, residents may have two pets, though certain dog breeds and exotic animals are not allowed. Pets must be registered with the Community Management Office by completing the pet addendum. If additional pets are acquired after move-in, residents must update the pet addendum.
For more information about homes and amenities at Carlisle Barracks, visit the Balfour Beatty Communities website at www.carlislebarrackshomes.com.
Enlisted quarters at Carlisle Barracks are in Shughart Hall at 460 Sumner Road. Shughart Hall has 48 spaces available for assignment based upon grade. Soldiers share one-to-one modules where they each have their own bedroom. Each module consists of two 128-square-foot bedrooms, a common bathroom, and a kitchenette with a refrigerator and microwave. The rooms are fully furnished with beds, dressers, night stands, desks, lamps and chairs, and some have love seats and coffee tables. For more information on enlisted barracks housing, call 717-245-3995 or visit http://carlislebarracks.carlisle.army.mil/Services/SectionDisplay.cfm?cat=34.