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Property Fraud Alerts, a growing Problem … 2021

Property Fraud Alerts in Sarasota and Manatee Counties….

Property and identity fraud are a nationwide problem. By filing fake deeds, scammers appear to own property, and can fraudulently rent or sell the property without the knowledge of the true owner. Your Sarasota Clerk and Comptroller wants to help you in protecting against property fraud. By signing up for FREE property fraud alerts, you will receive an email alert whenever a document is recorded in Sarasota County using your personal or business name. Notifications are sent within 48 hours of the document being recorded, alerting you so you can choose to review documents through public records, or dispute through law enforcement. Just register, receive alerts, and react. It’s that simple.

For more information, refer to the Frequently Asked Questions for details.

To get started please enter your email. A verification email will be sent with a link to the fraud alert setup page.

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Manatee County:

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Register for property fraud alerts. Receive e-alerts when documents are filed in your name.

React if needed by reporting to law enforcement.