RENTAL SCAMS – RENTERS BEWARE!
It is just so unbelievable how many people fall into these scams. Spring is here and these scammers know that this is the perfect time to work their magic. DON’T BE A VICTIM!
Major red flags for rental scams include:
*The listing photos have an MLS watermark.
*The listing details are vague.
*They don’t want to show you the place first.
*They’re ready to make a deal with no background info.
*They’re out of the country.
*They want you to sign before seeing anything.
*The asking rent doesn’t match up.
*They instruct you to wire money.