THE FOREIGN SERVICE JOURNAL
DC METRO AREA.
Whether you’re buying, selling or leasing, Jack
Croddy, a former Senior career FSO, will help you achieve your real
estate goals. An expert negotiator, Jack is affiliated with W.C. & A.N.
Miller Realtors, a Long & Foster Company and exclusive affiliate of
Christie’s Great Estates.
Tel: (301) 229-4000, ext. 8345.
Cell: (301) 318-3450.
LOOKING TO BUY,
sell or rent property in Northern Virginia? This
former SFSO with 15 years of real estate experience understands your
needs and can help. References available. David Olinger, GRI Long &
Tel: (703) 864-3196.
RELOCATING TO SARASOTA, FLA.?
Call Marian Walsh, Realtor and FSO spouse.
Berkshire Hathaway Florida Realty
Tel: (941) 483-0803.
SARASOTA, FLA. PAUL BYRNES
retired, and Loretta Friedman, Coldwell
Banker, offer vast real estate experience in
assisting diplomats. Enjoy gracious living, no
state income tax and an exciting market.
Tel: (941) 377-8181.
FLORIDA’S PARADISE COAST
—Naples, Bonita Springs, Estero. Excel-
lent amenities, activities, cultural events in beautiful Southwest Florida.
Outstanding home values.
Thomas M. Farley, LLC. Retired SFS.
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Realty.
—Susan Rogers/Realtor, MRP.
Real Estate professional committed to assisting with the unique
needs of Foreign Service and Military families, specializing in reloca-
tion services. Licensed in VA and MD, with extensive knowledge of
the Washington metropolitan area, having lived and worked locally
in the region for over 30 years.
Direct Line: (301) 335-7806.
FIRST HOME MORTGAGE CORPORATION
Sr. Loan Officer with over 24 years of experience. Licensed in VA,
MD and DC. Meeting the needs of Foreign Service families in
securing financing for their home purchases, loan refinances or
Direct Line: (703) 402-1568.
This is not a guarantee to extend consumer credit. All loans are
subject to credit approval & property appraisal. FHMC NMLS ID
). Equal Housing Lender.
MOVING TO NORTHERN VIRGINIA?
Now is the time to start plan-
ning a Spring or Summer move. Let Door2DoorDesigns prepare your
home for your arrival. We specialize in working with Foreign Service and
military families living abroad. From kitchen/bath remodels to new roofs
and everything in between. Trusted and licensed/insured contractors.
Many wonderful references.
Contact Nancy Sheehy.
Tel: (703) 244-3843.
ADOPT WHILE POSTED OVERSEAS!
Adopt Abroad, Incorporated, was
created to assist expatriates with their adoption needs. U.S.-licensed and
Hague-accredited, we conduct adoption home studies and child place-
ment services, using caseworkers based worldwide.
Adopt Abroad, Inc.
1424 N. 2nd Street, Harrisburg PA
4213 Sonia Ct, Alexandria VA
Tel: (888) 526-4442.
PACKAGE RECEIVING AND SHIPPING.
The UPS Store Clarendon in
Arlington, Va., is your source for package management and shipping
solutions. We offer several options for package receiving, including stor-
age and consolidation for shipment to your duty station abroad. Further,
we are able to provide you with a U.S. street address that many retailers
Let us help with your moving plans by sending items overseas before you
leave. We offer express shipping services via UPS or DHL. As a USPS-
Approved Postal Provider, we can ship items to a DPO address via USPS.
We can pack your items for diplomatic pouch service, too. No need to
visit the store to arrange one-time or continuous service. Call, email or
visit our website for more information.
Tel: (703) 527-4700.
PET TRANSPORTATIONPET SHIPPINGWORLDWIDE: ACTION PET EXPRES S has over 44 years in business. 24-hr. service, operated by a U.S. Army veteran, associ- ate member AFSA. Contact: Jerry Mishler. Tel: (681) 252-0266 or (855) 704-6682. Email: email@example.com Website: WWW.ACTIONPETEXPRESS.COM
YOUR MEMOIRS? A GREAT FOREIGN SERVICE STORY?
Are your memoirs or Foreign Service stories itching to get out of your
head and onto paper to share with the world? We can ensure that your
words appear perfectly in print. Contact: Charlie McKee.
PLACE A CLASSIFIED AD:
$1.50/word (10-word min). Hyperlink $11 in
online edition. Bold text 90¢/word. Header or box-shading $11 each.
Deadline: Five weeks ahead of publication.
Tel: (202) 944-5507.
Fax: (202) 338-8244.