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The summer months tend to heat up the rental market but victims of rental scams lose the most money in the summer (iStock)
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As summer heats up, so do rental scams

Across the country, the summer months tend to be the busiest for renters. The weather is generally milder and more predictable, children are out of school and new graduates are entering the workforce for...

As summer heats up, so do rental scams
Attorney Walter Mack and Attorney Mitchell Kassoff. (Getty, Doar Law)
New York

Feds investigating AWOL real estate attorney

Federal prosecutors are now investigating real estate attorney Mitchell Kossoff, who went AWOL in April with millions of his...

Feds investigating AWOL real estate attorney
The curious case of the vanishing attorney
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The curious case of the vanishing attorney

The spin class at the New York Sports Club near City Hall was a popular lunchtime workout for landlords and real estate attorneys. They would go for the intense instructor, Mitch Kossoff, a spinning...

The curious case of the vanishing attorney
Jose Huizar has pleaded not guilty. (Getty, Department of Justice)

Jose Huizar federal corruption trial postponed again

A federal judge has again postponed former Los Angeles City Councilman Jose Huizar’s corruption trial, this time until next...

Jose Huizar federal corruption trial postponed again
Nate Paul of World Class Holdings (Facebook/GreatValueStorage, iStock)
National

Great Value Storage files for bankruptcy to stop foreclosure

Nearly two years after the FBI raided the offices of Great Value Storage’s founder, the company has filed for...

Great Value Storage files for bankruptcy to stop foreclosure
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SoCal siblings charged in $6M home listings scam

A Southern California brother and sister were charged with running a $6 million scam in which they marketed homes...

SoCal siblings charged in $6M home listings scam
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