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What it was Like to Buy a Home, after Selling Over 150... by queenshometeamkw
Mar 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 335 335 recommendations | email to a friend
by George Herrera , Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty . My wife & I recently closed on the our very first home and boy was it an experience, especially considering the fact that we are both Realtors ourselves. Even though we’ve sold over 150 homes in our career,...
How Does a Prior Injury Affect Your Eligibility for Workers' Compensation Benefits? by cjleclaire
Mar 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 360 360 recommendations | email to a friend
In New York, when you have been injured on the job, you have a right to seek benefits under the state's workers' compensation system. In fact, the workers' compensation system is generally your sole remedy or means of recovering compensation for injuries caused by the carelessness or negligence o...
CUP Center events ARTS Community: Free Cultural Arts & Networking at CUP Center by mslisalive
Mar 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 371 371 recommendations | email to a friend
The Enterprise Collective is hosting a free community event to celebrate Women’s History Month at CUP Center located at 1071 Bedford Avenue in the Bedford Stuyvesant section of Brooklyn Saturday, March 26, 2016 from 1 P.M. – 7 P.M., consisting of a table display of framed photo art in print, rang...
Where Is Paradise? by andrewmartin11
Mar 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 374 374 recommendations | email to a friend
Where is the Garden of Eden, and therefore, the tree of life, today? Is this the same as Paradise? Genesis 3:24 I may have bit off a little too much with this question. But it has often come to my mind as I have read through the Scriptures that there is some information missing here. God creates ...
The Real Deal-Real Estate Update by godfather
Mar 08, 2016 | 5 5 comments | 396 396 recommendations | email to a friend
Since 1979 when Jim Turano then sales agent, first started, he was the first in the community to offer Senior Citizen Discounts. In addition he offered Police officers and fireman discounts when they were looking for apartments. First to advertise on Television in the 1980's, and served as presid...
Queens Real Estate Market Report: February 2016 by queenshometeamkw
Mar 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 416 416 recommendations | email to a friend
by George Herrera , Realtor and Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty . Queens Real Estate Market Update: February 2016 Home sales dropped in January which is somewhat typical considering the fact that there’s usually a big rush to close by end of year. Sales in January were ...
University Policies to Deal with Sexual Harassment Issues by cjleclaire
Mar 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 403 403 recommendations | email to a friend
Recently, a sexual harassment case involving a Chicago professor became high profile in the news. While you can view the case from the perspective of the victim and the alleged abuser, there is also the viewpoint of educational institutions to consider. What preventative actions can they take to ...
5 Ways to Sell your Home for Top Dollar in Queens NY by queenshometeamkw
Feb 22, 2016 | 2 2 comments | 418 418 recommendations | email to a friend
by George Herrera , Realtor and Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty . If you own or live in Queens, then you already know that we do things differently here. Not only are we the most diverse county in the world, but we also are part of New York City which means that we have...
What Else You, as an Employer, Should Know About Telephone Calls by cjleclaire
Feb 16, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 411 411 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans & Associates Many employees today wear headsets for phone conversations because it frees their hands to type and check facts on the computer. While their headsets are still on, employees often speak with each other as well. The question arises, can employers monitor their ...
What About Your Rights as an Employer to Monitor an Employee’s Social Media Accounts? by cjleclaire
Feb 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 433 433 recommendations | email to a friend
While in some states employers are able to establish company policies that limit what employees can post about employers, New York’s laws protect the employee’s privacy rights. First of all, New York State law prohibits you from asking employees for the username or password to their social media ...