PCS Process Guides and Tips
5 Things to Do When You Get PCS Orders
Now that you've gotten your PCS orders, what's the next step? Here are 5 tips to help you get prepared.
6 Deals to Remember When PCSing
You can find all sorts of deals to help lessen pesky PCS expenses. Here are six deals to look into for your move.
The government will reimburse many costs associated with a PCS move. Here is an overview of what you can expect.
Securing Passports and Visas Before Your Overseas PCS
Civilian personnel, including dependents, require a passport. For official travel, DoD Directive requires you and your depend...
Moving Furniture and Preparing Appliances for OCONUS Stations
Most overseas locations have Furnishings Management Offices that will provide major appliances for the duration of your tour....
Tips for a Smooth PCS Move
A smooth move for household goods is possible during peak moving season with proper planning and attention to detail -- here'...
Relocation Tool for Families
During peak moving season Defense Department leaders want families to know new resources are available to help.
Free PCS Guide
Download your free PCS Guide and explore your VA Loan Benefit.
10 Hacks for Your Military Family’s PCS Move
Not much is certain about military life, but relocation is almost assuredly one of them. Here are a few things you can do to...
Home Buying Guides
How Much House Can I Afford?
The rule of thumb is that a military family can comfortably afford a home that is up to three times their average annual hous...
4 Resources for the Online House Hunt
The online world has made home buying easier and more convenient for military families ready to PCS.
VA Home Loan Still a Good Option in a Bad Economy
VA home loans, which require no down payment for eligible veterans, and are guaranteed by the Department of Veterans' Affairs...
Homebuyer's Tax Credit Extended: Great News for Military Families
The 2009 Homebuyer's Tax Credit has been extended for military families until April 30th, 2011.
PCS House Hunting Tips
Here are a few tips to make your hunt for a home more successful.
Guide to Buying a New Home
Shopping for a new home? Here's a handy guide on things to think through before making the big decision.
Working With Real Estate Agents: Common Myths
You've probably heard many stories - good and bad - about real estate agents. What's fact and what's fiction? Before you writ...
Buying a Foreclosed Home
With the number of foreclosures continuing to grow, some renters may be tempted to join the ranks of home owners by buying a...
Home Selling Tips
Home Rental Guide
Finding an Apartment to Rent Online
Online apartment searching can ease the stress of a PCS. And now, you can look for an apartment online while packing up your...
What to Look for Before You Move In
When you're in the middle of a stressful PCS move it's easy to just throw your hands up during your apartment search and take...
Responsibilities of Your New Landlord
The beauty of renting an apartment is that you're not responsible for the maintenance or upkeep of the property — your landlo...
The Accidental Landlord
Many homeowners are unable to sell their home or take a loss on it by selling below value. As a result, many military familie...
Renters insurance can become an afterthought when you PCS to a rental, and most apartment dwellers never follow through with...
10 Tips for Renting
For your move, it's important to thoroughly review your lease with the landlord. If you're not sure what your first steps sho...