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Government Housing

This housing option is not available at this installation.

Unaccompanied Housing

This housing option is not available at this installation.

Community Housing

Housing in the Local Community

The Military Housing Office (MHO) provides all DoD personnel with personalized services to assist in locating suitable housing in their new host country. Moving to a new country can often be confusing and stressful; however, it can also be exciting. Living off base provides members and families the chance to experience a new culture and make friends with their host country neighbors. The MHO will assist you every step of the way to help you find your new home in the local community.

Housing Services

Contact the MHO as soon as you know you are moving. The government housing team will provide you the latest information on the local housing market conditions, as well as local laws governing off-base housing. The MHO partners with landlords, realtors and property managers to make sure you receive the most current information about the local housing market.

The MHO can assist you by providing translation services to establish appointments to view available units, negotiating lease contracts, assisting in establishing utility services, and providing furnishings support. See the Furnishing Management Section (FMS) for a list of the Duration of Tour Items available.

The MHO Referral Section will make appointments with local realtors to tour apartments and houses either by transporting personnel or arranging for the realtor to pickup the member and show them available properties.

After you move into your home, the MHO provides on-going assistance as we translation services when you need to communicate with your landlord.

Ankara Support Facility, the MHO supports the Rental Partnership Program (RPP) to help military members obtain adequate housing in the community. The MHO and local landlord, or realtor, enter into an agreement to offer service members special rental benefits above that non-military tenants receive. Typical benefits include a waiver of security and utility deposits, a discount on market rental rates and immediate access to housing. Contact the MHO for more information about the RRP.

Community Housing

The MHO provides up-to-date listings of available economy units, translation services, and landlord/tenant mediation.

For information about the housing allowances that financially support your move, see Referral and Relocation Assistance.

Personal Property Insurance

You need to obtain legal liability and personal property insurance for your possessions and should choose the options and amounts that best fit your needs and lifestyle.

School Information

For families, we understand that where your children attend school plays a large factor in the decision of where to live.

For information about Ankara Schools, visit the Ankara E/H School website listed under important links.

Military Housing Office

Phone COMM: 011-90-312-422-6924/6921
DSN: (314) 672-6924/6921
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Address CECH UNIT 6940 BOX 10
APO AE 09822-4010
Hours M-F - 7:30am - 4:30pm
(Eastern European Time)