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Important info on closing costs when selling a home. Jim Turano
Sep 20, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 724 724 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 | 735 735 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 | 962 962 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...
Best Neurosurgeon in Bangalore
Sep 06, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 1943 1943 recommendations | email to a friend
Neuro Doctors are a cohesive group of Top Neurosurgeons , Neurologists, Intervention Neuroradiologist, pain management specialists who work together to provide comprehensive neurosciences care to o...
The Origins Of Marriage
Aug 29, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 429 429 recommendations | email to a friend
legal marriage contract they may use, such because the community of property or an ante-nuptial contract. Some different essential agreements would come with whether or to not have children togethe...
Blood Memory, prose Poems: Reading these poems is an adventure of sorts in the emotional world
Aug 22, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 446 446 recommendations | email to a friend
R eview by Tiziano Thomas Dossena In this outstanding collection of poems in prose, or prose poems as they may be defined,  Michelle Reale  evaluates and presents the doubts, soul’s contortions, an...
42 Years in Business this September
Aug 21, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 414 414 recommendations | email to a friend
Jim Turano celebrates his 42 year in business this September. Broker of Diverse Real Estate of Middle Village. Residential, Mixed Use and Commercial Sales. Completed over 4,000 written appraisals t...
“I’ve wondered if even my most pessimistic books aren’t pessimistic enough…” Exclusive interview with award-winning author Paolo Bacigalupi.
Aug 02, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 523 523 recommendations | email to a friend
Interview by Tiziano Thomas Dossena Paolo Bacigalupi  is a successful science fiction and fantasy writer. He has won the  Hugo ,  Nebula ,  John. W. Campbell ,  Compton Crook ,  Theodore Sturgeon ,...
Record breaking sales listings for July 2021
Jul 31, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 536 536 recommendations | email to a friend
Good News! This has been a record breaking Month for Diverse Real Estate. Over $11,000,000 dollars in new listings this Month. One families, Mixed use buildings, Taxpayer building and Commercial bu...
Congrats to my sales agent. Well done.
Jul 31, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 476 476 recommendations | email to a friend
Congrats to my sales Agents for breaking a record for July 2021. servicing Middle Village, Glendale, Maspeth, Forest Hills, Ridgewood and Astoria.  Jim Turano/ Broker Diverse Real Estate 347-837-9206 

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A look back during an uncertain future
With our city on pause, there isn’t much to skewer in the world of politics right now. And given the grave times, we wouldn’t necessarily feel right making light when so many are facing dark times....
Apr 01, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 1423 1423 recommendations | email to a friend
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Temporary gig just got a little bit longer
This acting borough president gig is turning out to be a little more longterm than anyone anticipated. When Melinda Katz assumed the role of district attorney on January 6, her deputy borough presi...
Mar 17, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 1465 1465 recommendations | email to a friend
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Your in good, clean hands with New York State
Worried about coming down with coronavirus? Don’t worry, the state has you covered. Or at least has your hands covered. As part of its response to the outbreak, Governor Andrew Cuomo rolled out a n...
Mar 10, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 1477 1477 recommendations | email to a friend
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Billy Idol says shut your engine off!
Is the city really concerned about idling cars, or did they just see a golden opportunity to make a play on words and enlist the help of an old rock star in the process and just couldn’t pass it up...
Mar 03, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 1500 1500 recommendations | email to a friend
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Candidate levels charges v. opponent
There has been a lot of talk among Democrats recently about who really represents the tried-and-true members of the party. There are those that feel that Democrats like Senator Bernie Sanders, who ...
Feb 26, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 1507 1507 recommendations | email to a friend
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Want to unseat AOC? Take a number!
It’s getting nearly impossible to keep track of all the candidates looking to unseat Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez in both the June primary and November general election. At last count, th...
Feb 19, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 1477 1477 recommendations | email to a friend
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Eat it up! Malliotakis on the menu
Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis picked up a major endorsement over the weekend in the highly respected pages of the menu at Lioni’s Heroes in Bensonhurst. Yes, a sandwich named for the Albany lawm...
Feb 12, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 1500 1500 recommendations | email to a friend
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Miranda back on the ballot, Ulrich helping Dems
The ballot for the March 24th special election to replace Melinda Katz as Queens borough president was thinned out a bit last week. At its January 28th meeting, the Board of Elections kicked four c...
Feb 05, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 1465 1465 recommendations | email to a friend
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Next few months will be ‘challenging’
It used to be the case in New York City politics that as long as an incumbent was interested in holding on to their job, there was relatively little chance they were going to be challenged by someo...
Jan 29, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 1429 1429 recommendations | email to a friend
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Newcomers looks to transform Kings Dems
Progressive Democrats in Brooklyn continue to try and flip the county’s district leader seats, the oft-overlooked political posts that generally go to party faithful who hold them for years unchall...
Jan 22, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 1414 1414 recommendations | email to a friend
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Changing of the guard in Kings County
The Democratic Party in Brooklyn is about to get new leadership. Kings County Democratic Party chair Frank Seddio announced this week that he is stepping down from the post leading the party Execut...
Jan 16, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 1420 1420 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cuomo to the rescue?
Nothing to see here, the governor has it all under control. Governor Andrew Cuomo was forced into action on Monday afternoon when his motorcade came across a delivery truck teetering on a barrier o...
Jan 08, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 1423 1423 recommendations | email to a friend
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A look back at the politics of 2019
It was relatively quiet year in New York City politics, but with a number of big elections in the coming year – including one for president – 2020 is shaping up to be much more action-packed. Still...
Dec 31, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 1475 1475 recommendations | email to a friend
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GOP state senators fleeing Albany
Things aren’t very comfortable for Republicans up in Albany these days. After losing their majority in the State Senate last year, members of the GOP are watching the Democratic-controlled Assembly...
Dec 27, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 1490 1490 recommendations | email to a friend
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Vallone returns to his old stomping grounds
We guess when there’s a painting of you hanging on the wall, you get to visit whenever you want! Actually, former – and the first – speaker of the City Council Peter Vallone, Sr. was invited back t...
Dec 18, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 937 937 recommendations | email to a friend
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