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Can housing make you move?

Can housing make you move?

From time to time the Department of Communities and Justice ( DCJ ) Housing can ask tenants to move from their home to another social housing property. We refer to this process as relocating tenants for management purposes.

Does the military help with housing?

Housing – As a member or veteran, you can apply for home loans and grants from the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). Education – You may qualify for education benefits through military and veterans programs. You might even be able to transfer your Post-9/11 GI Bill benefits to your spouse or children.

How can I get help with my move?

Advances in basic pay or allowances such as, Basic Allowance for Housing or Overseas Housing Allowance can be requested to help cover moving related expenses. Before taking an advance, be sure you understand the ins and outs. Contact the experts at your personal financial services office to help you.

How does Section 8 work when you move?

In some cases, you may transfer immediately, while other circumstances may require you to wait a certain period of time. The Section 8 housing program is designed in serve low-income families as effectively as possible. With this in mind, the program allows beneficiaries to maintain their housing assistance while moving to a new address.

Is it good to use Military OneSource when moving?

Moves are part of military life – an opportunity to experience new places, people and challenges. No matter where you’re headed next, Military OneSource can help you understand your financial and logistical options to help you make educated decisions.

What are the benefits of moving in the military?

Travel and relocation allowances The Department of Defense provides travel and relocation allowances to assist you with moving expenses. Per diem reimburses you for meals and lodging while en route to your new duty station and is based on a 350-mile per day travel distance.

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