Fraud/Scam Alerts and Reporting
April 2023 Scam Alert: An ongoing, rampant problem in CT & RI! Make sure you are aware of what is happening, so you do NOT become a victim! REALTOR associations across the country, including CT and RI, are warning of a seller scam that is happening more and more frequently. The scam usually involves a fake seller that tricks an agent into listing and selling a vacant lot that they do not own. Get full details through the links below:
View the resources below for additional information:
- Fake Seller/Fake Buyer Scam Alert – Sale of Vacant Lots (from the South Carolina Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation
- Real Estate Scams – Vacant Properties (from the United States Secret Service Cybercrime Investigations)
- Scams and Safety Information (from the FBI)
Hate Crime Recognition & Reporting
Visit the Connecticut Hate Crimes Advisory Council to get help, information and ways to report.