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Important info on closing costs when selling a home. Jim Turano
Sep 20, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 667 667 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 | 922 922 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 | 1010 1010 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 | 2090 2090 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 | 1367 1367 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 | 1564 1564 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 | 441 441 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 | 545 545 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 | 556 556 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 | 503 503 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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Kenya Hayward, Worker of the Month
For the second time in three months, a Queens resident has been recognized as the Worker of the Month for Building Skills New York. Far Rockaway resident Kenya Hayward first connected with the nonp...
Sep 02, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 974 974 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cecilia Cortez, City Council Candidate
Ecuador native Cecilia Cortez immigrated to the United States when she was just a teenager. After settling in Brooklyn with her family, she attended Midwood High School, where she met helpful teach...
Aug 26, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 1007 1007 recommendations | email to a friend
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Peter Ferguson, ACE Worker
Though Flatbush native Peter Ferguson went through some tough times in his life, he’s back on his feet thanks to the help of a local nonprofit organization. Ferguson, who is formerly incarcerated, ...
Aug 19, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 942 942 recommendations | email to a friend
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Omayya Atout, Songlorious
Earlier this year, local musicians Omayya Atout and Ellen Hodges attended a friend’s wedding and were asked to write a song. To their surprise, it was a hit. “It was actually shocking how much they...
Aug 12, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 1005 1005 recommendations | email to a friend
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Wylie Goodman, QSWAB Chair
When Wylie Goodman moved to Ridgewood in 2017, she noticed that unlike Manhattan or Brooklyn, Queens did not have its own Solid Waste Advisory Board (SWAB). A Queens SWAB existed after the passage ...
Aug 05, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 1021 1021 recommendations | email to a friend
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Leonardo Bullaro, City Council Candidate
With Councilman Costa Constantinides term-limited, District 22 will be a hotly contested open City Council seat in 2021. Among the many candidates is Leonardo Bullaro, a Queens native and son of It...
Jul 28, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 1119 1119 recommendations | email to a friend
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Juan Ardila, City Council Candidate
Juan Ardila is running for the City Council in 2021 to represent District 30, which includes the neighborhoods of Maspeth, Middle Village, Glendale and Ridgewood. If he wins, the 26-year-old candid...
Jul 22, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 1084 1084 recommendations | email to a friend
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Douglas Washington, Sanitation Worker
Glen Oaks resident Douglas Washington has worked for Jamaica-based Royal Waste Services, a private sanitation company, for 18 years. He’s been in the sanitation industry for 25 years. Washington wa...
Jul 15, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 1078 1078 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mike Veny, Mental Health Advocate
Queens resident Mike Veny has struggled with mental health challenges his whole life. Not only has he struggled with depression, anxiety and other issues, but also the stigma associated with it. Ou...
Jul 07, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 1092 1092 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ikhwan Rim, Union Street Small Business Association
Last year, businesses along Union Street in Flushing faced a crisis when they received steep fines for awning violations, forcing some shops to go out of business. Thanks to the passage of the Awni...
Jul 01, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 1036 1036 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cristian Orellana, Worker of the Month
Building Skills New York has named Cristian Orellana as its June Worker of the Month. The nonprofit organization, which provides underserved New Yorkers with good paying jobs, connected with Orella...
Jun 24, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 1076 1076 recommendations | email to a friend
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Dr. Jake Deutsch, Cure Urgent Care
Dr. Jake Deutsch, a board-certified emergency medicine physician, experienced firsthand what it was like to battle COVID-19. Deutsch, who six years ago founded Cure Urgent Care, a boutique walk-in ...
Jun 17, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 1185 1185 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mike Budabin, CB11 Chair
Mike Budabin first joined Community Board 11 in April 2017. He started attending monthly meetings because they seemed like the place where local issues were always discussed. “I thought, ‘this was ...
Jun 10, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 1152 1152 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ed Heck, Pop Artist
During the COVID-19 pandemic, Brooklyn-based pop artist Ed Heck has used his talents to help hospitals, frontline workers and patients stay safe. Heck has been working with the New Jersey-based man...
Jun 02, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 1170 1170 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ling Tang, Teaching Artist
Ling Tang, a New York City-based dancer, educator and arts manager, has been teaching at Flushing Town Hall since 2013. In addition to offering Chinese dance and cultural workshops, Tang teaches af...
May 27, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 1238 1238 recommendations | email to a friend
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