TODAY SAFETY IS OF GREAT IMPORTANCE TO SELLERS!FACTS ALL SELLERS SHOULD KNOW BEFORE PLACING THAT SIGN ON YOUR LAWN WITH YOUR PHONE NUMBER. ARTICLE ON DAILY NEWS ONLINE,TRULIA, QUEENS EXAMINER, AND TOPIX-MIDDLE VILLAGE.02/24/121) Since the economic Conditions has affected many in the past 3 years, that also increased crime threefold in all areas. Confirm these facts yourself by calling or visiting the 104 Presinct.Break ins, muggings, Bank robberies, Push ins after they ring the Bell, Seniors being held up after cashing their Social Security checks by gunpoint,etc. This is no joke, and a very serious matter.2) Your sign is outdoors, someone calls to see your home, you and your family are at risk two ways. One for an immediate hold up, or visual inspection of your home, locks, security systems, etc.(FOR ANOTHER TIME). And think about this, you have a child, her/his name is on her bedroom wall, and you don't know if you your allowing a child Predator in your home.3) Qualifications- Half the buyers who are serious, have been pre-qualified when shopping for a home. But many have so much debt these days, they end up with bad credit scores. And Those buyers will never qualify to get a mortgage. But you let them in because they rang your bell, and or called you from their car in front of your door.4) choosing the right Realtor to represent you, pre-qualifying customers prior to appointments, comforting you to know who is coming to your home, is worth the Peace of Mind and the Real Estate Fee Commission.There are worthy Brokers in our Community who know what they are doing. Plenty to choose from.Be Safe, Be smart this is Reality today.February 24 2012 - Middle Village00YesReport a ProblemProblemSelect oneOffensive contentIrrelevant contentSpam (pure self-promotion)OtherDetailsYour emailPlease enter a valid email address.Submit CancelContent flaggedWe will review this content. Thanks for helping make the site more useful to everyone. To learn more, read Zillow's Good Neighbor Policy.We're sorry. This service is temporarily unavailable. Please come back later and try again.