This sounds very much like a scam. STOP payment on any checks and get some local help before doing any more rental shopping. Deal local and stay safe.
You will also nee ... more
First of all, speak with the Broker. There is no "If [the Realtor] aren't willing to do it then...." We are all agents for, and acting on behalf of our Broker. ... more
I don't know the exact numbers, but in 1995 the people looking on the internet for homes was around 7%.. Now in 2009 it is around 90%.. The internet is absolutely ... more