it's a scam. run, don't walk, in the opposite direction. Whenever they want you to Western Union money to a landlord you haven't me, for a house that you haven't been inside of.... it's a scam.... more
Have you spoken to the Rental Agent? Landlord? Owner? This is the first place to start, as you can ask many questions & get a feel for their knowledge of the property. Go further by looking up the property field card which shows the current property owner or by calling the local town hall to double check the correct owner before sending ANY money.
The Marie Souza Team - Top Selling on Cape Cod
Cape Cod Real Estate Services