Forum staff reports, Published June 27 2012
Stumbled across a fake rental listing? Tell us about it...FARGO – Police here say they’re increasingly seeing a scam in which homes are listed online as available to rent, but the listing turns out to be a bogus attempt to steal an upfront payment for a security deposit.
Have you run across any of these fake rental listings? Have you been taken in by one?
The Forum is working on a story about the trend. Let us know if you’d be willing to talk to a reporter about your experience by sending an email to the newspaper at firstname.lastname@example.org.