The Foreign Service Journal, October 2019

THE FOREIGN SERVICE JOURNAL | OCTOBER 2019 67 FLORIDA’S PARADISE COAST— Naples, Bonita Springs, Estero. Excellent amenities, activities, cultural events in beautiful Southwest Florida. Outstanding home values. Thomas M. Farley, LLC. Retired SFS. Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Realty. Email: HOME FOR SALE IN LOVELY SHEPHERDSTOWN WV: 4 bedrooms, 3 baths, plus a fully equipped one-bedroom, one-bath apartment with separate entrance (perfect for a family member who needs separate quarters, a nanny, or long-term guests), located on a wooded Cress Creek Golf Course lot. Many extras, including a Finnish sauna and wood stove in walk-out basement. Enjoy the amenities of downtown Shepherdstown, Shepherd University and the Bavarian Inn, all within a five-minute drive, and commute conveniently to DC from nearby MARC train station. Priced at $450,000. For further information, call Paula Miller at Coldwell Banker Premier (Steve DuBrueler broker) at (304) 671-1404. SUNNYSIDE PROPERTY. Over 30 furnished Arlington VA Walk-to-Metro rentals. We own and manage all our properties. Studio to 5 BR houses. Unique renovated, maintained homes in vintage buildings. Completely furnished, all inclusive (parking, utilities, maid). Starting at $2,500/mo. We work with per diem. Welcoming Foreign Service for 10+ years! For all listings/reservations: Website: HEADING OUT? HEADING “HOME” TO DC? As an immigrant and Foreign Service spouse, I know what a hassle international moves can be—especially without a GSO or CLO! Whether you’re looking to buy, sell or rent, in DC or VA, I can help smooth your transition. For a realtor who understands the unique needs and strains of Foreign Service life, just call Marian. McEnearney Associates 4720 Lee Highway Arlington VA 22207 Tel: (703) 967-1796. Email: ARE YOU TRANSFERRING TO THE D.C. METRO AREA? Let’s jump start your housing search now! I will provide you advance listings and help you identify the right property to buy or lease. DO YOUWANT TO INVEST IN REAL ESTATE? Let me provide you commercial real estate options that require minimal property manage- ment. I can also suggest single and multi-unit residential investment opportunities with ongoing property management. As a retired Foreign Service officer who spent a career leasing overseas embassy housing and office space, I will exceed your expectations. RUSSELL BAUM, REALTOR ® Arlington Realty, Inc. 764 23rd Street S Arlington VA 22202 Tel: (703) 568-6967. Email: Website: Remember Tom? I remember Tom fondly. For 25 years, Tom was my “go to” Realtor when buying and selling homes and investment properties in Northern Virginia. Posted overseas, having access to such a professional who knew the challenges of the FS and who we unconditionally trust, proved invaluable. He helped us purchase great properties and represented us, and his attention to detail was impeccable. I provide my clients with this same level of quality, individualized service. If you’re looking for such a Realtor, a former SFSO helping clients make intelligent real estate decisions throughout Northern Virginia, then contact me. ALAN DAVIS, REALTOR® Metro Premier Homes Direct Tel: (571) 229-6821. n PROFESSIONAL SERVICES TWIGA TUTORS. Don’t let your child fall behind American peers while overseas. Our certified American EFM teachers support K-12 students in English, Math, Science, U.S. History, American Literature and Computer Science. Reimbursable for most FS families. Enroll Today! Email: Website: English language workshops for Locally-Employed staff. We travel to your post! Go to for details on packages and rates. PLACE A CLASSIFIED AD: $1.60/word (10-word min). Hyperlink $11 in online edition. Bold text $1.00/word. Header or box-shading $11 each. Deadline: Five weeks ahead of publication. Tel: (202) 719-9706. Fax: (202) 338-8244. Email: