Ventura County, CA, USA – May 4, 2017 – Real Estate Fraud Advisory Team [REFAT] has made an appeal to the residents of Ventura County, California to be aware of the real estate related scams and frauds. REFAT takes a request to the general public and has asked them to report anyone who does fraud related to the matters of property, particularly the fraudulent realtors of the county. REFAT’s program outreaches to escrow companies, lenders, real estate agents, title companies & other such pros from the industry.
“We are waging a war against fraudulent realtors and we want a scam-free, transparent and reasonable property in the Ventura County,” said Jim Keith, the Chair and Founder of REFAT. “We aim to prevent, detect and report the real estate frauds happening in our county to ensure a scam-free realty,” he added. Several individuals and groups have already been arrested due to the actions taken against them by Ventura County district attorney fraud unit. REFAT wants the county as well as the state to be free from scams and rip-offs. The worst bit is that the victims are mostly senior citizens and people with modest English-speaking abilities.
Criminals, felons and scammers such as Patrick Iturra, Rod Scott Hormell, Michael McDevitt, Joe Garcia and several others were arrested and sentenced up to 10 years due to the efforts of Ventura County district attorney fraud unit and REFAT. These fraudsters have ripped off the residents for millions of dollars. In a nutshell, REFAT has come up with a promise to prevent, detect and report real estate fraud in the County as they also provides tools & resources that help to effectively spot the warning signals of real estate scam so that the fraud can be avoided beforehand.
To report a crime, a real estate fraud or a fraudulent realtor, please visit www.refat.org
Company Name: Real Estate Fraud Advisory Team [REFAT]
Contact Person: Jim Keith
Phone: (805) 432 5843
Country: United States