6 guidelines for stopping real estate identity theft

Applying for a home loan or other typical real estate activity can act as a portal for identity theft, and most consumers have no idea how pervasive this method of theft can be. The exchange of all the documents in a real estate transactions starts at the very beginning of an agent-client relationship, and at any given point in time, a client's identity can be compromised ... possibly resulting in the disintegration of the transaction before closing ...