Hello I am interested in this home the owner contacted me stated they were out of country I would like to schedule an appointment to see home my name

Asked by Clara Wise, NY, Mon Feb 3, 2014

please call me at 817-856-9115 I do see the outside I would Love to see inside I am looking for a place to live 3 to 5 yrs and would be interested in buying this home they want someone to take very good care of it I would I am a mature women a recent widow Thank You Mrs. Clara Wise

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John Juarez, Agent, Fremont, CA
Mon Feb 3, 2014
Hallmarks of a typical on-line rental scam:
1. Rent is lower than it should be for the subject property.
2. Property cannot be seen
3. Because the owner is out of state or out of the country. Just drive by and peak in the windows.
4. Sent money (wire good funds, no personal checks) and the keys will be mailed to you.
Often accompanied by a story that the owner had to relocate suddenly and they are looking for a good family to watch over their beloved house until they return…thus the low rent.

Also, watch out for similar scams in which the “landlord” wants you to fill out a rental application which provides information of a personal nature which the scammer can use to steal your identity.
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Trevolyn Hai…, Agent, Highland, CA
Mon Feb 3, 2014
This sounds like a scam. Please read my blog: http://www.trulia.com/blog/Trevolyn/2013/11/could_it_be_a_re… for some helpful tips to avoid being victemized by a scammer.
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