OWNER ALERT is a free service in the County of San Diego and it can help protect you against real estate fraud. When you sign up for this free program you will be alerted when a document is recorded on the indexed assessor's parcel number or your personal, business and trust names.
The San Diego County District Attorney's office lists some common types of real estate fraud.
Fraudulent real estate investment schemes
Forged escrow instructions
Straw buyers purchasing homes
Forging recorded documents including grant deeds
Real estate identity theft.
Stealing equity using fraudulent real estate rescue programs.
If you suspect that you have been a victim of Real Estate Fraud or know of this type of activity you can report it to the District Attorney's office.
Broker Associate, Realtor®
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties
call or text 760-613-1626
CA DRE Lic# 01809365