Rental Scam Aug 20, 2022

Scam Type

Rental Scam

Business Name Used

Bank And Basil

Date Reported

Aug 20, 2022

Victim Postal Code


Total Dollars Lost


Scam Description

Rental property in Greenbelt MD, signed lease with owner, paid security deposit and 1st month rent. On move in day, found that another family already lived there. Later checked the MD Real Estate Commission site and found that company and agent are not licensed in state of MD. Requested refund of money; agent does not return calls or emails.