Homes Near Schofield Barracks and Wheeler Army Airfield
Many military relocation families choose not to live in some the more expensive places on O’ahu, which makes Waipio Acres, Mililani and Wahiawa such popular choices. They’re located in the center of the island with easy access along highway H2 to the airfield and the barracks. Just south of Mililani is Waipio, , which is closer to Honolulu and Waikiki and about 5 to 10 minutes to the airfield.
Prices are also a lot more affordable in these smaller towns and most of the military personnel and households choose to live in one of these four communities: Whitmore Village, Wahiawa, Waipio Acres, Mililani or Waipio.
Highway H2 starts down at Pearl City and runs up to the airfield and then changes the highway 80 and then Highway 99 or the part of the Kamehameha Hwy. This for makes for an easy commute north or south through the island.
Wahiawa is located just north of the airfield, west of the barracks and borders the Wahiawa Reservoir. Homes are primarily single-family houses with one or two story layouts built in the 1960s through the 1990s. Home prices can range anywhere from $200,000-$700,000 with the average price being between $400,000 and $550,000. There are a limited number of townhome/condominiums which could started about $250,000.
Homes in Mililani are a little bit more expensive but there are more options. There are several townhomes and condominium communities throughout Mililani as it is a larger city. Home prices start at about $200,000 for a decent town home or condominium and can’t range as high as $2 million for larger estates. However, remember, this is in the center of the island so there are no waterfront or beachfront homes, which can drastically reduce the price. There are several beautiful neighborhoods throughout this community as well as golf courses, parks and great schools. This is probably one of the more popular places of military families call home.
The closer you get to Honolulu and H1 the more expensive the homes will be however, many of them it may be waterfront or have beautiful beach views. If you’re interested in learning more about the homes near the Schofield Barracks where the Wheeler Army field please contact us at any time. We specialize in military relocations can help you find the right loan and relocation package for you.
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