The military provides two options for the use of your BAH. The first is living on post. FortShafterHousing.com provides you with the necessary information to complete that request.
Your second option is using your BAH to rent or buy a home off post. FortShafterHousing.com provides you with a military-friendly process and pricing for those looking to maximize the use of their BAH.
On Post Housing ( Rent On Post )
You can contact the housing office at (808) 438-6198/8820. Renting on post housing can include wait times and accommodations may not be available.
Cities around Fort Shafter (Purchase a Home) There are plentiful housing opportunities off post for those looking to get into a new home. The cities around this installation are Honolulu, Waimalu, Kaneohe, Aiea, Waipahu, Wahiawa, and Pearl City.
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Fort Shafter is the headquarters of the United States Army Pacific, commanding most Army forces in the Asia-Pacific region. Fort Shafter is situated among stately plantation-style homes and royal palm trees in south Oahu in the town of Kalihi.
Housing at Fort Shafter and Schofield Barracks (also on Oahu) consists of over 7000 housing units, and military personnel are asked to check in at the Housing Referral Office for available housing options. Depending on the time of year, rank of the soldier and number of bedrooms desired, the waiting list could be as long as 14 months. The cost of living in Hawaii tends to run higher than other U.S. states, and the housing office can provide assistance with specifics. Call (808) 438-6198/8820 for further information.
For information on typical rental rates, local attractions, history of the base, rental opportunities, and lots more, check out the Information links on the left of this page. For needed services, check out the service providers on the right side.
This is a website dedicated to our men and women serving at Fort Shafter, HI. Its purpose is to provide military personnel the information necessary for their move to the area. This information is for both on-post/base and off-post/base at Fort Shafter, HI. This is not an official military website.