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Fraud "Expert" Hosts Teleseminar Series
Ralph Roberts offers free advice and prevention tips in "Victims of Real Estate and Mortgage Fraud"
Mich. -- (Dec. 29, 2006) -- On January 2, 2007 at 7:00 p.m.
one of the nation’s leading experts in real estate and mortgage
fraud, Ralph Roberts (www.ralphroberts.com),
will host a free teleconference call to offer advice on
how to avoid real estate and mortgage fraud and what to
do if you believe you’ve been targeted.
According to FBI statistics, real estate and mortgage fraud
has cost the American public over a billion dollars in 2005.
This is double the amount from the year before. Many people
may not realize they are victims until they find themselves
in foreclosure or have been evicted. The American dream
of homeownership is quickly becoming a nightmare.
This call is the first of a new monthly series of calls
(scheduled for the first Tuesday of each month) planned
by Roberts to address the many requests he gets for help
on this topic every week. People find his blog, Flipping
Frenzy (www.flippingfrenzy.com) and tell their stories of
how they are victims of real estate and mortgage fraud and
ask what can they do. “The seminar will allow me to help
more people,” he says. This initial call will cover the
signs of real estate and mortgage fraud and will give listeners
tips for both prevention and solutions if they feel they’ve
The seminar series is just one of the ways Roberts is working
to fight real estate and mortgage fraud. He also posts information
regularly to his blog Flipping Frenzy (www.flippingfrenzy.com),
trains other Realtors® and speaks to law enforcement agencies
concerning prevention, and consumer and industry insider’s
There is no charge except for normal long distance phone
rates (if applicable), but registration is required. Please
contact Kym for details at (586) 751-0000 or email her at
Ralph R. Roberts’s success in real estate sales is legendary.
He has been profiled by the Associated Press, CNN, and Time
magazine and has done hundreds of radio interviews. He’s
a seasoned professional in all areas of real estate. Roberts
(www.aboutralph.com) is a nationally recognized speaker
and expert witness for the real estate industry.
He has also penned several successful titles, including
Sell It Yourself: Sell Your Home Faster and for More Money
Without Using a Broker (Adams Media Corporation), and Real
Wealth by Investing in Real Estate (Prentice Hall). His
most recent book, Flipping Houses for Dummies (Wiley) was
released in November 2006 (already in its second printing).
He has two additional books in the works with a spring 2007