All incoming military personnel to the Monterey Bay area are required to report/in-process with the Housing Services Office (HSO) prior to renting, leasing or buying a home.
The HSO provides relocation services to service members and their families, retirees, and DOD civilians affiliated with the Presidio of Monterey (POM), Defense Language Institute Foreign Language Center (DLIFLC), Navy Postgraduate School (NPS), Fleet Numerical Meteorology and Oceanography Center (FNMOC), Coast Guard (USCG) and Recruiting and Reserve Commands. If you are inbound to the Monterey Bay area, your point of contact for relocation assistance regarding housing in the local area is the HSO. For those leaving Monterey, the HSO will assist with information about your next duty station and the availability of housing as well as other support functions at your new location.
The HSO is located at Building 4250 General Jim Moore Blvd, Ord Military Community, Seaside CA 93955. The hours of operation are Monday - Friday 7:45am to 4:45pm. The office is close on weekends and federal holidays. Phone (831) 242-7979
Contact the HSO via email @firstname.lastname@example.org
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*Army personnel on Permissive TDY must report to the HSO with their leave form on the first day of arrival to have their PTDY orders certified. Failure to do so could result in leave being charge to the service member.