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Department of Defense

Overseas Housing Allowance (OHA)

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Overseas Housing Allowance (OHA) needs to be refined. As an E-4, I pay $1,600 for an apartment worth around $700 for the local nationals. An O-3 living in the same building I do pays his cap of $2,800 for the exact same apartment. The local national rental agencies charge Americans too much for rent because they know they will get the cap we are allowed to spend... For 6 years overseas, the military could have saved $64,800... more »