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The Real Deal-Info for tenants, landlords, and Homeowner's by jimmyturano
Feb 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
37 years of Real Estate experience to guide you. Feb.22,2016 Update. Tenants-Tremendous shortgage of apartments in Ridgewood, Glendale, Maspeth, and Middle Village, New York. To make things easier for you, when you see an ad for an apartment, call immediately and 'do not e-mail' to save time. Nex...
What Else You, as an Employer, Should Know About Telephone Calls by cjleclaire
Feb 16, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 391 391 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans & Associates Many employees today wear headsets for phone conversations because it frees their hands to type and check facts on the computer. While their headsets are still on, employees often speak with each other as well. The question arises, can employers monitor their ...
What About Your Rights as an Employer to Monitor an Employee’s Social Media Accounts? by cjleclaire
Feb 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 417 417 recommendations | email to a friend
While in some states employers are able to establish company policies that limit what employees can post about employers, New York’s laws protect the employee’s privacy rights. First of all, New York State law prohibits you from asking employees for the username or password to their social media ...
Is It Legal to Monitor Your Employees’ Phone Calls? by cjleclaire
Feb 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 321 321 recommendations | email to a friend
As an employer, you may wonder where to draw the lines as far as monitoring employees’ phone calls at work. Certainly for quality control purposes, it makes sense to monitor calls with customers or clients. But how do laws limit what you can do? If the call is made while in California and all par...
What to Do When You Have Been Hurt at Work by cjleclaire
Feb 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 289 289 recommendations | email to a friend
Under the laws of New York, if you have been hurt on the job, you have a right to seek benefits under the state’s workers’ compensation system. The program is what has been commonly referred to as the “grand bargain.” Essentially, this means that workers and employers should both benefit from the...
Minor Repairs and Improvements that Make all the Difference in Queens by queenshometeamkw
Feb 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 303 303 recommendations | email to a friend
   by George Herrera , Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty .   Whenever we meet with Homeowners who are thinking of selling, we usually give them some homework before putting their property on the market. Reason why is because there are always little things that c...
Senior citizens finding it hard to locate an apartment by jimmyturano
Feb 05, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
The real deal. It has been this way for years. Since there are more Senior today than 10 years ago, here are true circumstances that exist today. First off, whether you are financially comfortable, or just sold a home but wanting an apartment now, you will experience hurdles you never expected in...
Queens Real Estate Market: 2015 Year in Review by queenshometeamkw
Jan 31, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 342 342 recommendations | email to a friend
   by George Herrera , Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty   Queens Real Estate Market 2015 Year in Review Welcome to our first edition of the “Queens Real Estate Market: Year in Review”. Rather than comparing one month to the previous month and the same month of ...
Can You Ask Employees to Undergo Medical Screening and Ask About Medical History? by cjleclaire
Jan 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 339 339 recommendations | email to a friend
New York Employment Defense Attorney talks about Non Discrimination Act Knowing what you can ask and must not ask employees or job applicants is vital for businesses. With all the information available on the internet today, gathering information may seem like the natural thing to do. However, th...
Should you Sell a Property with or without Tenants? by queenshometeamkw
Jan 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 319 319 recommendations | email to a friend
   by George Herrera , Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home team at Keller Williams Realty So you own a rental or investment property in Queens and you’ve determined that now is the right time to cash out or move on to your next investment. Being the savvy investor that you are, you have leased ...