Caroline Gerardo, C. G. Barbeau the Loan Lady nmls 324982 (CMG Financial)

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Michael Jacobs
Pasadena, CA
Los Angeles Pasadena 818.516.4393

Good to be aware. Thank you for this notice, Caroline. 

Mar 23, 2018 12:11 PM
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Lyn Sims
RE/MAX Suburban - Schaumburg, IL
Schaumburg IL Real Estate

Shared on FB AR Peeps.

Mar 23, 2018 12:05 PM
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Wayne Martin
Wayne M Martin - Chicago, IL
Real Estate Broker - Retired

Thank-you for the heads-up!

Mar 23, 2018 12:20 PM
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Carol Williams
Although I'm retired, I love sharing my knowledge and learning from other real estate industry professionals. - Wenatchee, WA
Retired Agent / Broker / Property Manager

Thanks for the heads up, Caroline.  ALWAYS be safe! 

Mar 23, 2018 12:17 PM
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Candice A. Donofrio
Next Wave RE Investments LLC Bullhead City AZ Commercial RE Broker - Fort Mohave, AZ
928-201-4BHC (4242) call/text

And those who ask why I might be concealed carrying? 

Mar 23, 2018 04:34 PM
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Ryan Huggins - Thousand Oaks, CA
www.HugginsHomes.com - Thousand Oaks, CA
Residential Real Estate and Investment Properties

We got a similar alert today about another guy in a white cowboy hat out here trying to touch female agents in the naughty places.

Mar 23, 2018 02:45 PM
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Jeff Dowler, CRS
Solutions Real Estate - Carlsbad, CA
The Southern California Relocation Dude

Thanks for getting the word out so all will know!

Mar 23, 2018 02:30 PM
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Ron and Alexandra Seigel
Napa Consultants - Carpinteria, CA
Luxury Real Estate Branding, Marketing & Strategy

Thank you for letting us know. A

Mar 23, 2018 02:24 PM
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Allie Angeloni
Long Realty - Oro Valley, AZ

Thank for the head's-up Caroline Gerardo

Mar 23, 2018 12:58 PM
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PropertyMinder (AccelerAgent)
PropertyMinder, Inc. - San Jose, CA
Modern Tools for the Modern Agent

Thank you for sharing, Caroline Gerardo. This is another reason why more real estate professionals should be on ActiveRain: alerts like this are critical to everyone's safety. - Tim

Mar 23, 2018 12:24 PM
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Nina Hollander
Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage - Charlotte, NC
Your Charlotte/Ballantyne/Waxhaw/Fort Mill Realtor

And does he provide the proof of cash up front? Seriously, thanks for the heads up. I've seen a number of warnings for this type of solicitation in recent days. Soooo sick of these scammers.

Mar 23, 2018 02:36 PM
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Joyce Marsh
Regal | Christie's International Real Estate - Orlando, FL
Regional Manager Regal Christie's Int'l Realty

Thank you 

Mar 23, 2018 02:36 PM
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Debbie Reynolds
Platinum Properties - Clarksville, TN
Your Dedicated Clarksville TN Real Estate Agent

Is he operating in Tennessee? I’ll let my agents know. 

Mar 23, 2018 02:23 PM
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Gita Bantwal
RE/MAX Centre Realtors - Warwick, PA
REALTOR,ABR,CRS,SRES,GRI - Bucks County & Philadel

Thank you.

Mar 23, 2018 02:07 PM
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Anthony Acosta - ALLATLANTACONDOS.COM
Harry Norman, REALTORS® - Atlanta, GA
Associate Broker

Thanks for sharing Caroline Gerardo 

Mar 23, 2018 01:58 PM
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Lynnea Miller
Bend Premier Real Estate - Bend, OR
Premier Real Estate Service in Central Oregon

Such info is important for all to know.  Have you notified your MLS?

Mar 23, 2018 01:49 PM
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Roy Kelley
Realty Group Referrals - Gaithersburg, MD

Thanks for the alert.

Mar 23, 2018 12:52 PM
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Joan Cox
House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373 - Denver, CO
Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time

Thanks for the heads up, we always need to know when a creep is lurking!

Mar 27, 2018 07:29 AM
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Tammy Lankford,
Lane Realty Eatonton, GA Lake Sinclair, Milledgeville, 706-485-9668 - Eatonton, GA
Broker GA Lake Sinclair/Eatonton/Milledgeville

I never meet anyone the first time alone or at a listing.  

Mar 24, 2018 04:48 PM
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Michael Setunsky
Woodbridge, VA
Your Commercial Real Estate Link to Northern VA

Caroline Gerardo Thanks for the heads up.

Mar 24, 2018 06:59 AM
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Gabe Sanders
Real Estate of Florida specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales - Stuart, FL
Stuart Florida Real Estate

Good warning, thanks.

Mar 24, 2018 06:32 AM
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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

Wayne Martin nailed this one!

Mar 24, 2018 05:14 AM
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Praful Thakkar
LAER Realty Partners - Andover, MA
Andover, MA: Andover Luxury Homes For Sale

Caroline Gerardo - thanks for the heads up!

Mar 23, 2018 10:31 PM
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Bob Crane
Woodland Management Service / Woodland Real Estate, Keller Williams Fox Cities - Stevens Point, WI
Forestland Experts! 715-204-9671

We had a Creeper Alert in our MLS area this week too.

Mar 23, 2018 10:22 PM
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Richard Bazinet /MBA, CRS, ABR
West USA Realty - Scottsdale, AZ
Phoenix Scottsdale. Sellers, Buyers & Relocations

Good advice Caroline.

Mar 23, 2018 09:31 PM
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Diana Zaccaro
Tropical Beachside brokered by eXp - Cocoa Beach, FL
"The Accidental Blogger" Cocoa Beach, Florida

Thanks, Caroline Gerardo ! Appreciate the warning.

Mar 23, 2018 09:19 PM
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Sam Shueh
(408) 425-1601 - San Jose, CA
mba, cdpe, reopro, pe

I am not his type?

Mar 23, 2018 09:03 PM
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William Feela
WHISPERING PINES REALTY - North Branch, MN
Realtor, Whispering Pines Realty 651-674-5999 No.

Great tip and this is part of what this forum can be used for|!

Mar 23, 2018 08:48 PM
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Olga Simoncelli
Veritas Prime, LLC dba Veritas Prime Real Estate - New Fairfield, CT
CONSULTANT, Real Estate Services & Risk Management

Thanks for the heads up.

Mar 23, 2018 06:54 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

All agents need to be safe.

Mar 23, 2018 06:16 PM
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Inna Ivchenko
Barcode Properties - Encino, CA
Realtor® • Green • GRI • HAFA • PSC Calabasas CA

Thanks, I will not.

Mar 23, 2018 06:10 PM
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Richie Alan Naggar
people first...then business Ran Right Realty - Riverside, CA
agent & author

Predator-prey heads up here by Caroline Gerardo 

Mar 23, 2018 05:45 PM
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Jeff Pearl
RE/MAX Distinctive / LIC in VA - Lovettsville, VA
Full Service Full Time Realtor

These type of things never seem to stop. Agents need to be careful to never let their guard down. The sad part it, a certain % of agents will think this is a serious buyer and will make an appointment to meet with him.

Mar 23, 2018 05:06 PM
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John Juarez
The Medford Real Estate Team - Fremont, CA
ePRO, SRES, GRI, PMN

Sheesh!

Mar 23, 2018 04:49 PM
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Barbara Todaro
RE/MAX Executive Realty - Franklin, MA
Marketing Agent for The Todaro Team

thanks for this information....

Mar 23, 2018 04:04 PM
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Susie Kay
Ultima Real Estate - Plano, TX
North Dallas Specialist

Yep, we got those announcement from Collin County Association of Realtors.  He was here or is still here, but be alert!

Mar 23, 2018 03:58 PM
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Fred Griffin presently on Leave of Absence
Fred Griffin Real Estate - Tallahassee, FL
Licensed Florida Real Estate Broker

     There are bad people out there.  Be careful!

Mar 23, 2018 03:42 PM
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Chris Ann Cleland
Long and Foster REALTORS®, Gainesville, VA - Bristow, VA
Associate Broker, Bristow, VA

Pretty much any buyer that claims to be all cash and wants to meet at a property is going to need to meet me in a office first.  

Mar 23, 2018 03:29 PM
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Kathleen Daniels
KD Realty - 408.972.1822 - San Jose, CA
San Jose Homes for Sale-Probate & Trust Specialist

Thank you.  Way to get the word out there.  Safety first. 

Mar 23, 2018 02:58 PM