The ‘dirty little secret’ that cost a million renters £2,400 each – and how to beat it


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As people widen the net looking for somewhere to live, criminals are taking advantage of renters with hundreds of thousands of people left homeless and out of pocket each year.

“The difficulty with the online classified business is finding the perfect balance between empowering genuine customers, without making them jump through too many hoops, while ensuring you have sufficient security checks in place to guarantee that both users, and their ads, are genuine,” said Nick Marr, co-founder ofTheHouseShop.com .

“Scammers have become highly sophisticated and it isn’t always easy to spot fake or misleading ads – even manually reviewing adverts can still allow some bogus ads to slip through the net.”

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