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Real Estate- Remember when?
Nov 14, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
In 1987 mortgage rates were 10.55% for 30 years  Prices of homes were way lower than today. The point is nothing stays the same. Prices go up and rates go up. That’s for sure. But how much longer d...
Free Home Evaluation November and December 2021
Nov 12, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 231 231 recommendations | email to a friend
Thinking of Selling your Home?  Now is the time while  Buyers are buying and getting 3.125% Mortgage rates. Do not wait till Spring when  most owners list their  properties. Avoid the competition. ...
Italian Charities of America held its 85th Annual Dinner Dance.
Nov 02, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 369 369 recommendations | email to a friend
Queens, New York  –  On October 24, 2021, Italian Charities of America held their 85th Annual Dinner Dance at the Roma View in Howard Beach, Queens. Italian Charities of America is a nonprofit orga...
What to look for when buying a home. Key important items.
Oct 23, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 520 520 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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Oct 22, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 516 516 recommendations | email to a friend
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...
The number 1 Real Estate Broker to go to , Sept.22,2021
Sep 22, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 123 123 recommendations | email to a friend
A Middle Village resident since 1965. Celebrating this month, 42 years in the Real Estate Business. Residential Sales, Mixed Use sales, and Commercial Sales.  To date Jim has completed over 4,000 w...
Some Real Estate Agents do not know how to sell Commercial Properties
Sep 21, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 124 124 recommendations | email to a friend
You can’t just take a Commercial Listing and jump around because you got an exclusive listing. If you just let the owner dictate a price to you and you yes him to death and say just sign here, your...
Important info on closing costs when selling a home. Jim Turano
Sep 20, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 1222 1222 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 | 1130 1130 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...
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 | 1328 1328 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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Cap SALT
Dear Editor, Regarding Evan Triantafilidis' article about restoring the state and local tax deduction, I disagree with efforts by congressmen Tom Suozzi and Gregory Meeks to end the $10,000 cap the...
Nov 24, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Contract reneg
Dear Editor, It is unfathomable what the city is attempting to do to over 250,000 retired city employees, as well as every person who is currently working for New York City by forcing us off of ori...
Nov 24, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Shoe leather beats money
Dear Editor, The victory of longtime Republican Party member Joseph Kasper over Democrat Paul Vallone for a judge post in the 3rd Municipal District Court was in many ways, similar to Republican tr...
Nov 24, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Safe holidays
Dear Editor, This holiday season many more people will gather to celebrate with family and friends. But they have to be sure they are vaccinated and not gather in large groups without masks. The ho...
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Illegal burden
Dear Editor, The flood of illegal immigrants coming here from our southern border bring the risk of COVID and places an unfair burden on our schools. Queens are Brooklyn are among 15 counties natio...
Nov 17, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
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Missing funds
Dear Editor, Senate Majority Leader Charles Schumer proudly boasted how he has delivered $10 billion in new Federal Transit Administration funding to the MTA. He said these funds will pay for the f...
Nov 17, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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Why go back?
Dear Editor, Many office buildings in Manhattan remain mostly vacant due to COVID-19. The continued reluctance of many office workers to return to the city is going to be a longterm effect that wil...
Nov 17, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
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Don't share
Dear Editor, As a former 30-year Social Security employee and currently an Accredited Disability Representative, I have seen many changes that have impacted the approval of disability benefit appli...
Nov 17, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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GOP insanity
Dear Editor, Republicans claim President joe Biden was an embarrassment because he closed his eyes for a short time during a meeting. Let me know when he suggests drinking bleach, stares at the sun...
Nov 17, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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Removing Tom
Dear Editor The weak argument for the removal of Thomas Jefferson’s statue from City Hall is that he was a slave owner. The argument is based on the moralities of these present times. Examining the...
Nov 09, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
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Twitter wisdom
Dear Editor, I saw this on Twitter and felt it was worth sharing. “Just to set the record straight, this is what the average American wants: We don't want money for nothing; We want jobs that pay e...
Nov 09, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
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Support our vets
Dear Editor, As the nation prepares to celebrate Veteran's Day next week, Americans should all be grateful for the sacrifices these brave men and women have made in the past and continue to make fo...
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Happy connections
Dear Editor, Happy Anniversary to R line subway service via the Montague Street Tunnel between Manhattan and Brooklyn. The original construction of this tunnel by the old Brooklyn Manhattan Rapid T...
Nov 09, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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Good luck Eric!
Dear Editor, Congratulations to mayor-elect Eric Adams. We all need to offer our support for the incoming mayor, even if we did not vote for him. Adams will have a lot on his plate. He has many iss...
Nov 09, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
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Crime pays
Dear Editor, Who says that crime doesn't pay? Families who illegally entered our nation may get up to $1 million each under a plan the White House is reportedly considering. Biden's administration ...
Nov 03, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
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