Protecting Your Property from Deed Fraud in Arizona
Empower yourself against deed fraud with Maricopa title alert.
As we gear up for the festive season, I wanted to bring an increasingly common issue to your attention–deed fraud. This issue is particularly prevalent in Arizona, and I want to share some ways you can protect yourself. Maricopa County has launched Maricopa Title Alert, a service that can significantly bolster your defenses against this type of fraud. Today, I'll be explaining how deed fraud occurs, particularly with vacant land and out-of-state property owners, and how you can use this new service to safeguard your property.
Feel free to watch the full message above or use these timestamps that will direct you to various points in the video:
0:00 — Introduction
0:15 — Deed fraud on the rise in AZ
0:52 — Maricopa Title Alert
1:51 — Out-of-state sellers
5:17 — One example of deed fraud
7:00 — Using Maricopa Title Alert
8:26 — Coming soon to a county near you
9:10 — Wrapping up
Remember, if you have any questions about title fraud or real estate in general, please don’t hesitate to reach out to me by phone or email. I am always happy to serve as your resource for all of your real estate needs. And, for those of you in Maricopa, here is that link to Maricopa Title Alert so you can get registered and protect your properties.