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Real Estate News Update-September 24,2014 by godfather
Sep 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
Read all about it. This article is worth reading. Middle Village Real Estate Broker-Jim Turano Celebrating his 36 year in Business. copy & paste http://www.trulia.com/blog/jim_26/2014/09/confirmation_on_home_sales_my_last_blog_read_all_about_it 
"Before" & "After" Man by RachelleN
Sep 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 275 275 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 | 348 348 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...
How Can Employers Avoid Litigation with the EEOC? by cjleclaire
Sep 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 329 329 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...
Famous artist Mandy Kelso sketches Jim Turano of Middle Village,NY by godfather
Sep 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
THROUGH THE EYES OF A FAMOUS ARTIST, GREENPOINT,NEW YORK. CAPTIVATING A MAN WHO HAS EARNED HIS RESPECT FOR 36 YEARS. JIM TURANO, MIDDLE VILLAGE, NEW YORK-REAL ESTATE BUSINESSMAN   DIVERSE REAL ESTATE BROKER-JIM TURANO     
Real Estate Broker-Jim Turano meets Actor Vinny Vella by godfather
Sep 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
Place: Little Italy feast-Mulberry street. Date: Friday, September 12th Jim Turano, a Real Estate Broker in Middle Village, has an uncanny way of meeting famous stars. Most recently at the Little Italy feast, he runs into Sopranos star Actor Vinny Vella. Vinny has been in many films including Cas...
BSZX_Dandelion.jpg Timing Is Everything by RachelleN
Sep 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 884 884 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 | 334 334 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 ...
An Intern's Right to Sue for Discrimination in New York by cjleclaire
Sep 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 332 332 recommendations | email to a friend
Legal loopholes sometimes exist that preclude bringing a lawsuit because the letter of the law does not protect an individual's rights. In the past, this may have been the case with interns, who because they did not receive any pay for their work could not be considered employees and therefore di...
What Employers Should Know about Paternity Leaves by cjleclaire
Aug 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 366 366 recommendations | email to a friend
Queens NY Employment Defense Attorney The Family Medical Leaves Act (FMLA) grants the right to mothers and fathers to take up to 12 weeks off for maternity or paternity leaves so they can spend time with a newborn. As an employer, understanding your obligations under this law can help you avoid d...