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What to look for when buying a home. Key important items.
Oct 23, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
There is a reason for everything. Low price is nice, but does the area have top rated schools? What about shopping, drive up and down the area for a mile. No supermarkets, a big inconvenience. No n...
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Still to Receive American Horticultural Society's Honor June 10 COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Steven Still was "green" before green was cool. Nearly four decades ago, Still earned his doctorate at the Universi...
Open House Weekend. Middle Village 1 fam. 3 beds. 2 baths
Oct 16, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
Middle Village the choice fir you. Why?  Here s why.  Great Schools. Three supermarkets / Huge Park A busy Metropolitan Avenue with plenty of Stores/ Restaurants. Convenience like no other area. Oc...
Jim Turano, Broker of Diverse Real Estate
Oct 09, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
There is more to having a Broker to represent you, then signing a six month exclusive to sell your home. Having 50-60 Photo’s in a store window doesn’t mean you are a experienced knowledgeable prof...
Jim Turano, Broker of Diverse Real Estate
Oct 09, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
There is more to having a Broker to represent you, then signing a six month exclusive to sell your home. Having 50-60 Photo’s in a store window doesn’t mean you are a experienced knowledgeable prof...
The Time to Travel Time Between Manhattan to JFK
Oct 08, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
The city of never-ending fun offers a variety of options for doing almost everything.   The straightforward trip from Manhattan as well as John F. Kennedy International Airport is not an exception ...
Important info on closing costs when selling a home. Jim Turano
Sep 20, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 718 718 recommendations | email to a friend
So besides hearing from a sales agent how much commission, or length of time for them to get the exclusive from you, do they explain your closing costs to you? From 42 years ago until today, I alwa...
Hire the most experienced hands on Broker- Jim Turano
Sep 16, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 855 855 recommendations | email to a friend
Now celebrating his 42 year in the Real Estate Business. Over 4,000 written appraisals to date completed. Appeared in New York State Supreme Court as an expert witness in appraising. During Pandemi...
Settling an Estate, get a Free Date of Death Appraisal from Jim Turano
Sep 13, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 127 127 recommendations | email to a friend
During the tragic Pandemic many lost loved ones. To continue giving back to the Community, Jim Turano, Broker of Diverse Real Estate is offering it Free of Charge. The only Broker in Queens offerin...
From the earliest I can remember, I’ve always loved music. Exclusive interview with songwriter, singer and entertainer Paul Loren
Sep 08, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 1049 1049 recommendations | email to a friend
Interview by Tiziano Thomas Dossena Paul Loren is a singer, songwriter, producer, and consummate entertainer. A native New Yorker, Paul was raised on the rich legacy of soul, classic pop, and the G...

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BEST PLACES TO FIND SOME GREAT ICE CREAM
“I scream, you scream, we ALL scream for ICE CREAM!”
Jul 16, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 2794 2794 recommendations | email to a friend
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BEST THINGS ABOUT THE FEAST OF MT. CARMEL
Far from just a Brooklyn event, folks flock to Williamsburg for the Feast of Mt. Carmel each July from as far away as Long Island, Florida, California, even Italy!
Jul 08, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 3758 3758 recommendations | email to a friend
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BEST PLACES FOR 4th of JULY SHOPPING
Yes, folks, it’s that time of year where we all get to be “Yankee Doodle Dandies” and celebrate yet another birthday of this great nation of ours (our 233rd for those keeping score at home).
Jul 01, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 2989 2989 recommendations | email to a friend
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BEST FATHER’S DAY IDEAS TO KEEP IN MIND
Probably our favorite thing about Father’s Day is how it gets here just about the time summer does (in fact, this year Father’s Day, June 21st, is actually the very first day of summer!)
Jun 17, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 3138 3138 recommendations | email to a friend
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OUR ANNUAL KIDS' SUMMER FUN GUIDE!
Our top recommendations as to how your kids should be spending their summer.
Jun 09, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 2961 2961 recommendations | email to a friend
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BEST “BASEBALL PEOPLE” WE’VE COME TO ADMIRE
Well, as our pennant races start taking shape (or at least our All-Star balloting), we find ourselves getting drawn deeper and deeper into our national pastime...
Jun 05, 2009 | 1 1 comments | 2943 2943 recommendations | email to a friend
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BEST PLACES FOR “A DAY AT THE RACES”
Well, no Triple Crown candidate this year, but it has been kind of an exciting season, wouldn’t you say?
May 21, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 2917 2917 recommendations | email to a friend
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BEST PLACES TO DINE “AL FRESCO”
We figured this the perfect time to highlight a couple of places well-versed in the art of dining “al fresco,” probably the nicest words we’ve heard in a long, long while…
May 14, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 2915 2915 recommendations | email to a friend
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BEST WAYS TO WOW THE MOM IN YOUR LIFE
As Paul McCartney himself once put it, “What does she get for all the love she gave you?"
May 06, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 3005 3005 recommendations | email to a friend
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BEST PLACES TO HELP REMIND US OF BETTER DAYS
It’s always nice to know that there are a couple of places we can always count on, right? Or some places who see the significance in rekindling the values of a better time...
Apr 22, 2009 | 1 1 comments | 3099 3099 recommendations | email to a friend
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BEST THINGS TO INCLUDE IN YOUR EASTER CELEBRATION
It’s one of the most special times of the year – a time for putting the desolation of winter behind us, a time for embracing a new season, a time of renewed hope for the future.
Apr 09, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 2851 2851 recommendations | email to a friend
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BEST PLACES TO CATCH A LITTLE OF THAT WORLD BASEBALL CLASSIC “FLAVOR”
Here at “BEST OF THE BEST” it’s most definitely whetted our appetite for some of those oh-so-savory international flavors.
Mar 19, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 2953 2953 recommendations | email to a friend
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BEST PLACES TO HEAD FOR ST. PADDY’S DAY
Yes, St. Patrick’s Day is just about here at this point, the one day a year where EVERY-one’s an honorary Irishman...
Mar 13, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 3087 3087 recommendations | email to a friend
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BEST PLACES TO FIND SOME GREAT BAGELS
We’re always going to love our bagels, wouldn’t you say?
Feb 25, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 2952 2952 recommendations | email to a friend
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BEST PLACES TO THROW YOUR PARTY
Hey, times may be tough, people, but that doesn’t mean we’re going to forego celebrating the special occasions in our lives, are we?
Feb 25, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 3044 3044 recommendations | email to a friend
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