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CraigsList Rental Scam!

Tuesday, June 16th, 2009

DON’T put your home on Craig’s list

People from foreign countries are taking my information from my website and are posting it on Craig’s list. These people claim to be the owners of the property in the ad but they are not. In fact these scamers are out of the country so they are unable to show the home to the potential renter. I now have had 3 homes fall prey to this scam. Below is an example of their ad.

Here is an example taken from CRAIGSLIST

$1000 / 4br – This fabulous home was built in 2004. (New Bern, NC )


Reply to: [email protected] [Errors when replying to ads?]
Date: 2009-06-12, 2:53PM EDTThis fabulous home was built in 2004. Bonus Room is 4th bedroom with 1/2 bath. Breakfast area, breakfast bar, formal dining room, gas fireplace with blower, laundry room, 2 walk-in closets in master suite. Hardwood floors in foyer, living & dining rooms.

Address: 203 Fishing Creek Drive City: New State: NC Zip Code: 28562 County: Craven
Close To: Ben Quinn, River Bend
Sq. Footage: 1848 Lot Size: .24 acres Basement: Slab/none Year Built: 2004

Fishing Creek Drive (google map) (yahoo map)

  • cats are OK – purrr
  • dogs are OK – wooof
  • Location: New Bern, NC
  • it’s NOT ok to contact this poster with services or other commercial interests

      This is not ok and everyone and anyone needs to stand up and stop

these criminals. Please contact the real estate agent if you see an

ad like this one!!

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