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fort hood apartments. help

my husband is coming home from deployment in a month and he has been stationed at fort hood but i do not live there...i live three hours away. well i need to find a apartment near fort hood very quickly...i wont be able to see it before i sign the lease so i need peoples personal experiences with living there. i want to live in a apartment that isnt terribly expensive....above 750 dollars and is in a area where i wont be afraid to go outside with my baby. helppp.

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Asked by ldg68 at 10:37 AM on May. 8, 2009 in Relationships

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  • I've never lived at Fort Hood but had the same type of experience (had to move somewhere without knowing the area, etc...) call a realtor find one online through remax or prduential, tell them the situation and they should be able to give you ideas of neighborhoods and a phone # of at least one apartment community. Also online you could look at some apartment communities (many have their own websites now), pick a few you like and ask the realtor if it's a good area. Realtors do a lot of this because then when you are ready to buy a house they hope you remember them :)

    Answer by finallyamom40 at 10:51 AM on May. 8, 2009

  • Call the housing office at Ft Hood and ask them. They should have good recommendations for people who work well with the military. Heck, they may have available on post housing if you want that.

    Answer by Cavalrybaby02 at 10:53 AM on May. 8, 2009

  • Go to the MOMS tab above and do a search for CM moms in that area and send them a PM and then go to some of the CM mom groups for military wives and also ask them there.

    Answer by admckenzie at 10:54 AM on May. 8, 2009

  • Good luck with that. I agree call the housing office and ask for a recommendation. Ft. Hood was number 1 area for Crime ( not sure if it still is but it's up there!)

    Answer by Anonymous at 2:01 PM on May. 8, 2009

  • yea im aware that the crime rate is bad in killeen.but theres no much to pick from. i will only be lived there for five months. i need people who have actually lived in a apartment in killeen or harker hieghts or copperas cove.

    Answer by ldg68 at 2:20 PM on May. 8, 2009

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