Real Estate Fraud in LA & OC
If you are the victim of deceitful real estate and mortgage brokers in
California, the experienced lawyers at McFarlin, LLP can fight on your
behalf to ensure that the perpetrators are held responsible. Real estate
fraud is one of the most prevalent, yet unnoticed crimes, in the country
that can have devastating financial consequences for the victims. Let
our firm protect your rights through our dedicated counsel and strong
litigation skills. You may be able to recover money for the financial
damages you have suffered.
(949) 570-5025 to speak with a
real estate lawyer about the best possible solution for your situation. We offer our services
at an affordable price and handle many types of cases on a flat or contingency
Are You the Victim of Real Estate Fraud?
When purchasing a home, business or other type property, it’s understandable
that most people must rely almost entirely on their agent or broker to
lead them in the right direction. Unfortunately, that puts most people
in a very vulnerable position. Real estate fraud occurs when a person
knowingly misrepresents the facts in order to take advantage of another
Real estate fraud can happen at any point during the transaction process.
In order to prevent fraud or uncover fraud, it is strongly advised that
you speak with an experienced and knowledgeable attorney at McFarlin,
LLP. We can help you understand your legal rights and take the appropriate
steps to fix the situation.
Common Types of Real Estate Fraud
In general, real estate matters can be highly complicated, making it even
easier for creative and dishonest individuals to take advantage of others
and cover their tracks. In fact, many victims do not even realize that
they have been cheated out of thousands or even millions of dollars until
Some of the more common types of real estate fraud include, but are by
no means limited to, the following:
Victims of foreclosure fraud may be misled into signing over the title
to their home to a supposed foreclosure consultant who promises to rent
the property back to owner.
Phantom Help Scam
A company promises to help a homeowner avoid foreclosure by negotiating
with the bank, but doesn’t actually do anything.