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May 1, 2021

Staten Island Realtors Virtually Engage New York State Lawmakers

SIBOR advocates for the strengthening of New York State fair-housing laws STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. – Representatives of the Staten Island Board of Realtors® (SIBOR) were among Realtors® from across New York State who gathered online April 27 to meet with Albany lawmakers. Taking best advantage of their virtual trip to the New York State capitol, the […]
April 22, 2021

5 Ways a Staten Island Real Estate Professional Can Guide You From an Internet Search to Homeownership

Visiting SIBORREALTORS.com is a smart first step for local home buyers, followed by connecting with a Realtor® member of the Staten Island Board of Realtors® STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. – In 2020, home sales reached their highest point in 14 years. In the process, the number of consumers who did Internet research about a home purchase reached an all­time […]
January 13, 2021

SIBOR’s Global Real Estate Council Features Israel Real Estate Experts in Virtual Presentation

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. – An International Properties Showcase Seminar held Jan. 13 spotlighted real estate opportunities in Israel. The virtual event, presented by the Staten Island Board of Realtors® (SIBOR) Global Business Council and the Jerusalem Chamber of Real Estate Brokers presented a picture of Israel’s multifaceted allure for international visitors and real estate investors, the […]
October 7, 2020

Staten Island’s Home-Buyer Activity Not Chilled By Autumn 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: WEDNESDAY, OCT. 7, 2020 September experiences 77.4 percent jump in pending residential sales as compared to the same month a year ago STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. – Staten Island’s housing market has entered fall with continued robust activity among buyers, according to the latest statistics from the Staten Island Board of Realtors® (SIBOR). At […]
March 19, 2020

Island’s Realtors® Announce ‘Top Producers’

Staten Island Board of Realtors® puts annual awards ceremony on hold in response to Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic Staten Island, N.Y. – The Staten Island Board of Realtors® (SIBOR) has notified its best-achieving members of 2019 of their “Top Producers” status, but the annual gathering celebrating their accomplishments has been put on hold. Originally scheduled for March 19, […]
March 10, 2020

SIBOR’s Realtor Day 2020 Top Producer Awards Breakfast and Trade Show Canceled Due to Anti-COVID-19 Initiative

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. – The Staten Island Board of Realtors® (SIBOR) Realtor Day 2020 Trade Show & Top Producer Club Awards Breakfast scheduled for March 19 at the Hilton Garden Inn, Bloomfield, had been canceled. At approximately 3:30 p.m. today (Wednesday, March 11), Sandy Krueger, CEO of the Staten Island Board of Realtors, issued the following statement: “The […]
February 12, 2020

Staten Island Home Prices Continued to Rise in January, Records Show

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: WEDNESDAY, FEB. 12, 2020 Staten Island Home Prices Continued to Rise in January, Records Show Staten Island, N.Y. – On Staten Island, home prices are continuing to gain traction, with the median sales price increasing to $550,000 in January, a rise of 2.1 percent over the same month a year ago, according to […]
January 17, 2020

Staten Island Board of REALTORS® Inducts 2020 President for Second Term

FOR RELEASE: THURSDAY, JAN. 16, 2020, and Thereafter Staten Island Board of REALTORS® Inducts 2020 President for Second Term Scott Setaro takes the oath for the second time as president of the borough’s largest professional organization STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. – Scott Setaro, broker/owner of Weichert, Realtors® Evolution Group was inducted as the 2020 president of the Staten […]
December 5, 2019

Staten Island Board of Realtors’ Leaders are in Place for 2020

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. –  As the calendar advances toward the end of the year, leaders of the Staten Island Board of Realtors® (SIBOR) are positioned to embrace their responsibilities within the organization.  Elections held in October completed the selection of the Realtor association’s directors for 2020. Officers elected at an earlier time include Scott A. Setaro, who will […]
September 25, 2019

13th Global Real Estate Summit NYC Set for Nov. 4 at New York Marriott Marquis

Annual event will be presented by five major Realtor associations for the first time in its history NEW YORK — The annual Global Real Estate Summit NYC will mark a major milestone Nov. 4, hosted for the first time by five major Realtor associations with a combined membership of more than 51,000 real estate professionals. Spotlighting […]
September 19, 2019

Staten Island Real Estate Pros are 1st in State To Embrace New Consumer-Support Tool

Quigler App provides transparency for Realtors’ clients during the real estate transaction The Staten Island Board of REALTORS® (SIBOR) is offering consumers and Realtors a new tool for achieving greater transparency during transactions. SIBOR is the first real estate association in New York state to utilize Quigler (www.Quigler.com), an App that keeps consumers abreast of an […]
May 30, 2019

Staten Island Realtors Advocate in Washington on Behalf of Critical Legislative Initiatives

President Trump addresses audience at 2019 REALTORS® Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. (May 30, 2019)  – Members of the Staten Island Board of Realtors® (SIBOR) recently gathered with thousands of Realtors® and guests from across the nation in Washington, D.C. While attending the 2019 REALTORS® Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo, May 13 through 18, SIBOR […]
May 13, 2019

Staten Island Realtors® Seek Assistance in Albany for First-Time Home Buyers

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. – Representatives of the Staten Island Board of Realtors® (SIBOR) were among REALTORS® from across New York state who gathered in Albany in early May to highlight important real estate-related issues. The Realtors® were there to ask state senators and Assembly members to support initiatives that are vital to the industry, advocating for […]
November 7, 2018

Staten Island Realtors® Offer Voice-Enabled Searches for Homes

Consumers can now ask Alexa and Google Home to help them find their next house STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. – If you are shopping for a home on Staten Island, your search has just gotten a bit easier thanks to a cutting-edge technology embraced by the Staten Island Board of Realtors® (SIBOR). The organization, provider of the […]
November 2, 2018

Realtors, Chamber of Commerce, Blaze Pizza Unite To Support Kids Cancer Center on Staten Island

Youngsters make their dinner choices as their parents network and look on (off camera) during the fundraiser’s networking segment.                    (Photos: Relevant Public Relations LLC)  Entertainer Al Lambert shares a patriotic tune as Islanders gather on behalf of the Kids Against Cancer Pediatric Oncology Center at Staten Island University Hospital Northwell Health […]
September 12, 2018

12th Global Real Estate Summit NYC 2018 Set for Oct. 22 at New York Marriott Marquis

‘Mapping the Global Future’ to feature industry strategist Stefan Swanepoel and over 20 presenters and panelists NEW YORK — The annual Global Real Estate Summit NYC will mark its 12th anniversary Monday, Oct. 22, at the New York Marriott Marquis in Midtown Manhattan. Embracing the theme of “Mapping the Global Future,” the daylong conference and trade expo […]
May 2, 2018

Staten Island Board of Realtors Donates $2,000 for RUMC’s Pediatric Oncology Unit

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. – Members of the Staten Island Board of Realtors® (SIBOR) recently visited Richmond University Medical Center (RUMC), West Brighton, to deliver a $2,000 check earmarked for the hospital’s pediatric oncology unit. The donation was accepted on behalf of the hospital by Dr. Joan Graziano, section chief of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology at RUMC. The funds were […]
June 7, 2017

Staten Island Realtors® Advocate in Washington, D.C., for Homeownership and Commercial Real Estate

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. – More than 9,600 Realtors® recently traveled to Washington, D.C., on behalf of current and future home and property owners. Gathering at the 2017 REALTOR® Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo in May, representatives of the Staten Island Board of Realtors® (SIBOR) joined fellow Realtors from New York state and across the nation to […]