Here are some helpful links for those military families.
VA Loan information:
BAH Web Site to determine your housing allowance (BAH) amounts :
Rent Versus Buy Calculator (input what you would spend in rent --note that if you live on base your BAH is paid to the USMC as rent--, how long you would be in the home, etc. and see whether you would save money renting or buying. GinnieMae.gov
Commissaries Web Site:
Where to Buy: To buy, unless you have access to a large down payment or a spouse with significant income, there are commute times involved. Also note that home prices change, and current listings may be lower or higher than those shown.
Moving farther east and/or north from the coastal area results in lower starting home prices. You can search by area to see homes for sale:
I can help you buy any home listed for sale in these areas' MLSes (multiple listing services), as well as