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    Dover AFB, DE Housing and Relocation Information

    Housing Informaton
    The military provides two options for the use of your BAH. Basic Allowance For Housing (BAH) 
    The first option is to live on base. Your second option is to use your BAH to rent or buy a home off base. We provide you with military friendly information to help you maximize your BAH. 

    On Base Housing 

    • The Unaccompanied Housing Office (302) 677-2074 is reserved for airmen in the ranks of E1-E3 and E4 with less than 3 years of service. You are provided with private sleeping room, furnishings, bed linens and supplies required for comfortable living. 

    • The Housing Management Office (302) 677-6969. Contact the HMO Office as soon as you know you are moving. You will be provided with the latest information on local housing as well as referral services and relocation assistance. The HMO offers counseling and guidance before entering into a lease agreement, housing referrals as well as resolving tenant-landlord dispute.   

    • Dover AFB on base housing is privatized and operated by Hunt Military Communities. Eagle Heights at Dover (302) 678-3603 offers three communities of single, duplex, triplex, and fourplex buildings with rear patios, and 1-2 garages. They offer amenities such as washer/dryer hook-ups, landscaping, wood floors and they are pet friendly. Please keep in mind that there is a process involved in renting on base housing including wait times.

    Off Base Housing
    For those who are not ready to buy a home and are looking to rent, check our database for rentals in the Dover AFB area. 
    Click here for Single Family Homes for rent
    Click here for Apartments For Rent

    Buy A House
    Click here to contact a local Real Estate Agent
    Click here to view Homes For Sale in the area
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    Surrounding Areas
    Dover is the capital of Delaware and state's second largest city, but is relatively small and compact. Delaware is a rural state, and Dover is about in the middle of Delaware with access to urban northern Delaware, and centrally located to coastal Maryland and Washington DC, southern New Jersey, and southeastern Pennsylvania and Philadelphia. Cities near Dover AFB are: Dover, Smyrna, Clayton, Wyoming, Camden, Magnolia, Milford, Harrington, Townsend, Felton and Middletown.

    About Dover AFB
    Dover Air Force Base is home to the largest military mortuary in the Department of Defense, and is home to the 436th Airlift Wing. Dover is home to the oldest air traffic tower currently in use in the United States Air Force. It is near Dover, Delaware. For more information click here.