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Phil Montez, Renter in 90056

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Asked by Phil Montez, 90056 Wed Mar 20, 2013

EVERY house I've inquired about was a fake. All of them were on a Christian Crusade,keys with them, wife urging to rent. The only honest information I got was from apts. Trulia doesnt gave a better way to filter thru obvious fraud????

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Sorry...nope. Anyone can post a property for rent on any site...except the MLS. On the MLS you have to be an agent to post, paying dues, and have a listing agreement before you can post.

There is a lot of fraud out there and it is good for you to be aware of it. The "too good to be true" posts, are usually fraud.

Good luck!
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Work with a professional Agent! Trulia does not filter.
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I understand the frustration believe me, the best advise I can give you is have an agent in the area you want to rent in help you find a place.

Good luck.
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I have heard numerous complaints about Westside Rentals as well...they take your money and no one updates the postings and landlords don't call you back. Save your money.
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Try or Craigslist as I heard lots of complains on trulia regarding outdated/incorrect/misleading rental listings.

I don't think trulia actually check every listing.

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