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Myrtle Beach Vacation Rental Scam
Dolce Vita - 3802 N Ocean Blvd - Myrtle Beach SC
Since early Spring, my co-lister, Amanda Gallup, and I been fielding phone calls on one of our oceanfront listings along the golden mile of Myrtle Beach. We were excited at first thinking all the calls were from interested buyers, but to our horror we soon realized a much more sinister plan was in action. We have the house listed "for sale" through the local realtors Multi Listing Service (MLS) and scammers have pirated it and placed this awesome house on vacation rental websites all over the net!!
Not only have they created a fictitious rental listing the scammers have stolen the professional photo's Amanda has taken. The scammers represented the house as privately owned and listed it for rent, at an incredibly low weekly rental price. Fortunately, many of the interested
renters have googled the address and see where we had it listed for sale and called us! We are able to stop several folks from getting scammed....but for others it is a dream vacation turned nightmare. Last week a couple and their three children arrived in Myrtle Beach to start their family vacation at ... more
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