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This Month in Queens Real Estate: NOV 2014 (Month's Supply: 6.3 Months) by queenshometeam
Nov 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
Oct 2014 Queens NY Market Update  Queens home sales are down for the third month in a row from August – October. Home sales are also remaining significantly below last year’s levels, according to the Long Island Board of Realtors. Prices increased on a year-over-year basis for 4 consecutive month...
Forest Hills Food Crawl by Page3
Nov 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 72 72 recommendations | email to a friend
The Chamber and All The Tastes of New York would love to invite you to our first Forest Hills Food Crawl, a culinary journey through Forest Hills happening this Wednesday, November 12th ! A Food Crawl is a sampling of food from different restaurants that are within walking distance from each othe...
What Is the Professional Exception to Employment At-Will Termination? by cjleclaire
Nov 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 116 116 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans As described in our earlier blog article, there are exceptions to at-will employment terminations, making them unlawful, and termination based on discrimination is one of them. Another unlawful reason for termination under New York case law is the professional exception. T...
Downhome Country Breakfast by Page3
Nov 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 261 261 recommendations | email to a friend
The Kiwanis Club of Maspeth presents their DOWNHOME COUNTRY BREAKFAST on Sunday, November 9th, 2014 from 8AM - 12PM.  Location: Martin Luther HS, 60-02 Maspeth Avenue Juice, Buttermilk Pancakes, Sausage and Choice of Beverage. Children & Seniors $3.00; Adults $5.00 Tickets can be purchased at: O'...
Can You Be the Executor of an Estate in New York if You Don’t Live in the State? by cjleclaire
Oct 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 166 166 recommendations | email to a friend
Posted on October 23, 2014 by BonnieLawston If your loved one has died in New York, with a valid will, trust or estate plan there, but you live in another state, you may be uncertain if you can, or if you want to, serve as executor, administrator or trustee from another part of the country. To an...
ENB6_Ge___Copy.jpg Need Advice from a $500/hour Immigration Lawyer? by QueensCouncilArts
Oct 29, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
Are you an artist from another country? Ever wonder if you qualify for US Immigration’s so-called “Artist visa”? Are those visas only for visual or performing artists? How do you get a Green Card as an artist? Join Queens Council on the Arts on Wednesday, Nov 12th at 6pm where George S. Akst of A...
5M04_Realestateclosing.gif What Real Estate Lawyers Do by aronovlawyer
Oct 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 226 226 recommendations | email to a friend
In several real estate transactions, especially in it comes to the sale of a house, you can find a lawyer taking an important role. Though they aren’t necessarily needed in real estate transactions, lawyers make all the legal aspects of these transactions much simpler and their usefulness cannot ...
70FY_LegalWorkers.jpg Legal Eligibility For Workers Compensation & Disability by shulmanlawqueens
Oct 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 217 217 recommendations | email to a friend
Except in special cases, worker’s compensation covers most employees because most companies are required to purchase some form of insurance to cover their employees. However, the scope of benefits may vary from one employer to another and may depend on state laws and regulations. Who is Eligible ...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: OCT 2014 by queenshometeam
Oct 22, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 225 225 recommendations | email to a friend
Oct 2014 Queens NY Market Update The pace of Queens home sales reached its second-highest rate of 2014 in September, but was slightly slower than the previous month and remains below 2013 levels. Prices however, saw an increase over last year, but remained the same as last month’s median home pri...
IYYR_roundup.jpg Want more Grant Writing Tips? by QueensCouncilArts
Oct 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
Join Hoong Yee Lee Krakauer,  Queens Council on the Art ’s Executive Director as she “pulls back the curtain” for a rare inside look at what can turn your grant proposal into an award letter – from a grant panelist’s view.  The Grantwriting 101 Roundup will give you the key points covered in the ...