Mimi Foster, Voted Colorado Springs Best Realtor (FALCON PROPERTY SOLUTIONS )

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Bob Crane
Woodland Management Service / Woodland Real Estate, Keller Williams Fox Cities - Stevens Point, WI
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Too bad that law enforcement does not make these a priority, it should not be that hard to follow the money to find all of these scammers.

Jul 18, 2016 01:26 PM
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Patricia Kennedy
RLAH Real Estate - Washington, DC
Home in the Capital

These people need to try to put all of this crazy energy into earning an honest liviing!

Jul 18, 2016 01:18 PM
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Dorie Dillard CRS GRI ABR
Coldwell Banker United Realtors® ~ 512.750.6899 - Austin, TX
Serving Buyers & Sellers in NW Austin Real Estate

What a hoax!!! She was looking in my area ..busy lady!!

Jul 18, 2016 12:46 PM
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Debbie Reynolds
Platinum Properties - Clarksville, TN
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Well now we know. What a coincidence she was looking in my area too.

Jul 18, 2016 12:35 PM
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Noah Seidenberg
Coldwell Banker - Evanston, IL
Chicagoland and Suburbs (800) 858-7917

When will they ever stop Mimi? I got one for her too.

Jul 18, 2016 01:02 PM
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Thomas J. Nelson, Realtor, ePRO, CRS, RCS-D
Big Block Realty 858.232.8722 - La Jolla, CA
& Host of Postcards From Success Podcast

Scam

Jul 18, 2016 12:48 PM
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Evelyn Johnston
Friends & Neighbors Real Estate - Elkhart, IN
The People You Know, Like and Trust!

Evidently she doesn't like Elkhart.  I'm not sure if I should be insulted or not...

Jul 18, 2016 12:36 PM
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Inna Ivchenko
Barcode Properties - Encino, CA
Realtor® • Green • GRI • HAFA • PSC Calabasas CA

Was that house from your area? I'm currious:) 

You reminded me a famous hacker/commedian who intentionally answer spammers emails. 

Here it is: 

https://www.ted.com/talks/james_veitch_this_is_what_happens_when_you_reply_to_spam_email?language=en

Jul 18, 2016 05:41 PM
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Jeff Dowler, CRS
Solutions Real Estate - Carlsbad, CA
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Hmmm, still not convinced this is legit. You aren't either, are you?

Guess she's not looking in SoCal!

Jul 18, 2016 02:11 PM
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Teri Pacitto
Compass - Westlake Village, CA
Real Estate, Your Style...Your Home...My Specialty

I received a similar email today but sent it to junk.  Interesting a lot of grandparents are in need of homes. 

 

Good day,
 
I'm new in town looking to purchase a family residential home for Grandparent and investment purpose. Please let me know if you can assist me.
 
Hope to hear from you.
Andy
 
 
Sent directly to Spam without hesitation...
Jul 18, 2016 02:01 PM
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Ron and Alexandra Seigel
Napa Consultants - Carpinteria, CA
Luxury Real Estate Branding, Marketing & Strategy

Mimi,

I am loving that she has so many areas she wants to preview. Austin, TX. Clarksville, TN. and Colorado Springs, CO...that is quite the geographical area.  I recently read someone who dubbed this kind of stuff as "internet sewage!"  I thought that was a bit of rough descriptor, but now after reading this, I am liking the descriptor.  A

Jul 18, 2016 01:59 PM
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Mary Yonkers
Alan Kells School of Real Estate/Howard Hanna Real Estate - Erie, PA
Erie/PA Real Estate Instructor

Thanks for unveiling the suspect Mimi Foster 

Jul 18, 2016 12:50 PM
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Lawrence "Larry" & Sheila Agranoff. Cell: 631-805-4400
The Top Team @ Charles Rutenberg Realty 255 Executive Dr, Plainview NY 11803 - Plainview, NY
Long Island Home and Condo Specialists

Well then, go ahead and show this property to Doc!

Jul 18, 2016 08:58 PM
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Praful Thakkar
LAER Realty Partners - Andover, MA
Andover, MA: Andover Luxury Homes For Sale

Mimi Foster - so now Mickey Mouse is a Doctor.... Cool!

Lots of money there, ask for pre-approval now that you have 'accepted to assist'...

Jul 18, 2016 03:55 PM
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Debbie Laity
Cedaredge Land Company - Cedaredge, CO
Your Real Estate Resource for Delta County, CO

I got one of those today. 

Do these people really think we are that stupid? Dumb F@#kers.

Jul 18, 2016 02:08 PM
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Will Hamm
Hamm Homes - Aurora, CO
"Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"

Sorry Scam for sure.

Jul 18, 2016 02:02 PM
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John Pusa
Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Crest - Glendale, CA
Your All Time Realtor With Exceptional Service
Mimi, they are very creative. I m glad you share it with AR.
Jul 18, 2016 01:50 PM
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Michael Jacobs
Pasadena, CA
Los Angeles Pasadena 818.516.4393

And now we now the rest of the story -- or do we?

Jul 19, 2016 01:43 AM
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Kat Palmiotti
Grand Lux Realty, Monroe NY, 914-419-0270, kat@thehousekat.com - Monroe, NY
The House Kat

Yeah, sure, we'll click on a link to a house they want to see.....  nope! Into the trash they go.

Jul 19, 2016 01:29 AM
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Kevin J. May
Florida Supreme Realty - Hobe Sound, FL
Serving the Treasure & Paradise Coasts of Florida

Who doesn't love working directly with the trustie, and a Doctor to boot!

Jul 19, 2016 12:39 AM
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Jennifer Mackay
Counts Real Estate Group, Inc. - Panama City, FL
Your Bay County Florida Realtor 850.774.6582

Amazing how many people fall for these scams

Jul 18, 2016 11:49 PM
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Michael Setunsky
Woodbridge, VA
Your Commercial Real Estate Link to Northern VA

Mimi Foster After a while all of this letters are basically the same and can be spotted a mile away.

Jul 18, 2016 11:33 PM
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Richie Alan Naggar
people first...then business Ran Right Realty - Riverside, CA
agent & author

In the world of reality, there is no doubt. If there is doubt, its not real...richfuscious

Jul 18, 2016 11:25 PM
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Sandy Padula and Norm Padula, JD, GRI
HomeSmart Realty West & Geneva Financial, Llc. - Carlsbad, CA
Presence, Persistence & Perseverance

The dead giveaway is the poor grammar and spelling.

Jul 18, 2016 11:12 PM
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Barbara Todaro
RE/MAX Executive Realty - Franklin, MA
Marketing Agent for The Todaro Team

I'd dump that one, Mimi.... 

Jul 18, 2016 11:09 PM
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Wayne Martin
Wayne M Martin - Chicago, IL
Real Estate Broker - Retired

Amazing people are attempting such things! Imagine what they could accomplish turning their efforts to the positive side!

Jul 18, 2016 11:03 PM
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Scott Godzyk
Godzyk Real Estate Services - Manchester, NH
One of Manchester NH's Leading Agents

I got one similar. Seems they shop AR, Z and T for agents and mass spam/spoof them 

Jul 18, 2016 10:48 PM
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Wayne and Jean Marie Zuhl
Samsel & Associates - Clark, NJ
The Last Names You'll Ever Need in Real Estate

I'm waiting for her to recognize Cranford, NJ, as the best place to live in the world!

Jul 18, 2016 10:12 PM
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Roy Kelley
Realty Group Referrals - Gaithersburg, MD

Be careful how you spend your time.

Jul 18, 2016 09:55 PM
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Jeff Pearl
RE/MAX Distinctive / LIC in VA - Lovettsville, VA
Full Service Full Time Realtor

Grandparent? She must be related to Doogie Howser?

Jul 18, 2016 09:37 PM
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Tony and Suzanne Marriott, Associate Brokers
BVO Luxury Group @ Keller Williams Arizona Realty - Scottsdale, AZ
Serving Scottsdale, Phoenix and Maricopa County AZ

scam

Jul 18, 2016 09:32 PM
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Gita Bantwal
RE/MAX Centre Realtors - Warwick, PA
REALTOR,ABR,CRS,SRES,GRI - Bucks County & Philadel

I received an email saying thy want to buy a condo and responded and got a similar response to which I did not reply.

Jul 18, 2016 09:31 PM
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Nina Hollander
Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage - Charlotte, NC
Your Charlotte/Ballantyne/Waxhaw/Fort Mill Realtor

You just can smell the scam from a mile away!

Jul 18, 2016 09:06 PM
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Harry F. D'Elia
RentVest - Phoenix, AZ
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I do not even waster my time with this type of solicitation.

Jul 18, 2016 08:31 PM
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Melissa Jackson
Citiwide Alliance Realty - Weatherford, TX
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Scam!  Soon we will hear about some agent that fell for this and their sad story of getting scammed. 

Jul 18, 2016 05:11 PM
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Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, CRS
RE/MAX Northwest. - Tacoma, WA
Tacoma Washington Agent/Broker & Market Authority!

Oh yee of little faith 

Jul 18, 2016 02:41 PM
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Ryan Huggins - Thousand Oaks, CA
www.HugginsHomes.com - Thousand Oaks, CA
Residential Real Estate and Investment Properties

Seems odd.  I'd run the link through a variety of scanners first.  Grammar and spelling is bad.  Either non-primary language or scam.

Jul 19, 2016 04:49 AM
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Sam Shueh
(408) 425-1601 - San Jose, CA
mba, cdpe, reopro, pe

Canned letter. I always demand local loan preapproval letter.

As for that doctor title, she is unlikely to be able to get a decent home with her income.....

Jul 18, 2016 09:31 PM