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The Real Deal-Real Estate news update..... by jimmyturano
Oct 02, 2014 | 4 4 comments | 220 220 recommendations | email to a friend
This is the last year of low mortgage rates.... With 36 years years of experience please adhere to my advice. Putting it simply like life itself, there is a beginning and there is always an end. During 1979 to present, October 2, 2014 I have witnessed the fluctuations in home prises, and mortgage...
Importance of Educating Your Managers about Religious Discrimination Laws by cjleclaire
Oct 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 202 202 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans & Associates Restaurant owners must ensure their managers understand employment laws and put policies in place that protect their business against discrimination lawsuits. Providing a non-hostile work environment to employees is an essential guarantee of their civil rights...
Real Estate Saleswomen be Aware Please! by jimmyturano
Sep 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
Body of Arkansas Real Estate women found dead. copy & paste! https://gma.yahoo.com/body-arkansas-real-estate-agent-found-085606735—abc-news-topstories.html Oh my God, this is a tragedy. May she rest in peace. I can’t help but to feel angered over this. I have been a realtor for 36 years, and even...
"Before" & "After" Man by RachelleN
Sep 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 252 252 recommendations | email to a friend
Hurricane Sandy has nothing on people! Here's a before and after video of the tree, bush and flower slaughter in one Queens yard. Do you realize that one tree has the cooling power of 10 air conditioners, plus they provide privacy and buffer noise from the street? Plant, don't plunder! 
This Month in Queens Real Estate: SEPT 2014 by queenshometeam
Sep 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 321 321 recommendations | email to a friend
Sept 2014 Queens NY Market Update  In August, the pace of home sales continued to improve amid decreasing inventory levels and interest rates below last year’s. This summer’s housing market has presented opportunity to buyers with low interest rates and slower price increases in Queens, helping t...
THE REAL DEAL REAL ESTATE UPDATE 09/17/14 by jimmyturano
Sep 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
Celebrating my 36 year in the Real Estate Business. My office has been in Middle Village for decades, and I have been actively servicing Middle Village and surrounding areas. Record breaking sales prices all over the areas. My last update was in July and then I stated there is a buying frenzy. No...
How Can Employers Avoid Litigation with the EEOC? by cjleclaire
Sep 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 303 303 recommendations | email to a friend
The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) can bring litigation against employers on behalf of workers who file discrimination or harassment claims with the EEOC. Because the EEOC is selective about filing lawsuits it litigates only in a limited number of cases where the grievance is subs...
MIDDLE VILLAGE REAL ESTATE BROKER MEETS ACTOR VINNY VELLA IN LITTLE ITALY by jimmyturano
Sep 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
SEPTEMBER 12TH-LITTLE ITALY... Jim Turano It was a pleasure to meet actor, comedian Vinny Vella last evening on Mulberry Street, Little Italy. This year the feast was special for me, the actor of the Sopranos, and Casino was very friendly and had his friend take a photo of us together. But Vinny ...
BSZX_Dandelion.jpg Timing Is Everything by RachelleN
Sep 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 864 864 recommendations | email to a friend
     While I was living in Nashville, I was continually learning about different plants and flowers that were native to the region. As I walked through a field one day, I spotted a cluster of dainty mystery plants sprouting soft downy globes of milky white seeds perched high atop long slender gre...
8JKD_nysba.jpg 7 Common Real Estate Law Issues In NY by AronovRealEstate
Sep 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 314 314 recommendations | email to a friend
Real estate is plagued with all sorts of issues. This is a short list of 7 the most common problems plaguing real estate. In almost all instances, a lawyer will be necessary to find a solution for these issues. 7. Adverse possession This is a problem commonly caused by squatters on foreclosed or ...