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Installation Overview -- Maxwell Air Force Base and Gunter Annex, Alabama


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Installation Overview -- Maxwell Air Force Base and Gunter Annex, Alabama

Dorms on Maxwell

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Maxwell-Gunter Air Force Base (AFB) has 723 family housing units that have been privatized and conveyed to a private owner, Pinnacle Hunt Communities. The units, located on both Maxwell and Gunter Annex, consist of row-type, one and two story duplexes and single family dwellings. All units are equipped with stove, refrigerator, garbage disposal, dishwasher and central heat and air. A referral can be obtained from the Maxwell Housing Office to take to Pinnacle Management office to apply for privatized housing. Assignments are made by Pinnacle and rent is based on the member's Basic Allowance for Housing (BAH). Maxwell-Gunter Housing Office can be contacted at 334-953-5718 or DSN 312-493-5718 for further information.

Military personnel, E-1 and above with accompanying family members, may apply for privatized family housing. The housing list for which you are eligible is dependent on the member's rank and bedroom requirement.

Maxwell-Gunter has 2, 3, and 4-bedroom homes available. Waiting times can vary depending on individual requirements and preferences.

Military personnel, E1 and above, with dependents, are authorized to submit an advance application for privatized housing at any time after they have received Permanent Change of Station (PCS) or Active Duty orders for Maxwell AFB. The application may be submitted on DD Form 1746, Application for Assignment to Housing, through their current housing office or by calling DSN 493-5718. A copy of your PCS orders must accompany your application. Please include in the remarks section of the application that you would like your application referred to privatized housing.

Enlisted dormitory room assignments can be made in advance by your sponsor. The dormitories include private rooms, furnished with microwaves, refrigerators and new furniture with semi-private bathrooms and showers. Each dorm has a large, fully furnished dayroom, complete with a giant-screen TV, VCR, Surround Sound stereo equipment, pool and ping-pong table. A laundry facility, equipped with washers and dryers is located in each building. Outdoors, the dorms have basketball goal, sand volleyball court, gas and charcoal grills, large picnic area and patio. The dormitories are located within walking distance of all base facilities.

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