Keeping it Honest: Understanding Real Estate and Mortgage Fraud
Many lawbreakers use real estate as a vehicle to steal the life savings of unsuspecting homeowners and defraud lenders out of millions of dollars for their own gain. Federal, state, and local governments have taken steps to combat real estate fraud, but it remains a major problem and one you need to have a solid understanding of to ensure you’re able to shield your clients and yourself from being defrauded or unknowingly committing fraud.
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