Zillow Advice: Home Buying - Ooie tasuro http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Ooie-tasuro/379481/ Zillow Advice | Zillow Real Estate Wow did get and e-mail wth ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Ooie-tasuro/379481/ Wow did get and e-mail wth the specific details as above. From Japan lives in Canada, would like a property in Las Vegas,&nbsp; 450k to 500k I send him the contract via docusign he did not respond two months later he sends an e-mail apologizing for the delay he had been hospitalize but would like to continue&nbsp;the &nbsp;contract, I did forward the contract back he did sign and ask me for an attorney in Las Vegas that would represent his intrest he wanted to send the&nbsp;entire funds to be able to close asap &nbsp;I thought it was to good to be true and also stupid &nbsp;so I google his name and here I am thanking everyone for their comments before I get my attorney&nbsp;and escrow company involved. Tue, 15 Mar 2011 02:43:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Ooie-tasuro/379481/ 2011-03-15T02:43:00Z should we feel left out if ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Ooie-tasuro/379481/ should we feel left out if we haven't been hit by this scammer?&nbsp; :)&nbsp; it's interesting to see the trend on this one from all over. Fri, 04 Feb 2011 06:05:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Ooie-tasuro/379481/ 2011-02-04T06:05:00Z Christine -- Just curious ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Ooie-tasuro/379481/ <p>Christine -- Just curious -- did the check clear? I'm baffled at what his "angle" is.&nbsp; I just can't imagine what he hopes to get out of this!</p> Fri, 04 Feb 2011 06:02:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Ooie-tasuro/379481/ 2011-02-04T06:02:00Z He got me too. Did waste ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Ooie-tasuro/379481/ He got me too. Did waste some time but not to much. He actually sent a check to a lawyer...Can people possibly be that bored. Amazing. Fri, 04 Feb 2011 00:38:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Ooie-tasuro/379481/ 2011-02-04T00:38:00Z Thanks for continuing to ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Ooie-tasuro/379481/ Thanks for continuing to raise awareness of this scam. Scammers will use the name of a respected company or organization to make their message seem legitimate. Know who you are dealing with in online transactions before you sign a contract online. <br/><br/>For more information, take a look at a <a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.docusign.com/blog/2010/04/23/before-you-esign-a-contract-online/">blog post</a> we've published on this topic.<br/><br/>If you need more help, please reach out to us here or on the <a rel="nofollow" href="http://community.docusign.com">DocuSign Community</a>.<br/><br/>Best,<br/><br/>An - DocuSign Social Media<br/><br/> Tue, 01 Feb 2011 18:16:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Ooie-tasuro/379481/ 2011-02-01T18:16:00Z Now he's in Oklahoma City! ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Ooie-tasuro/379481/ Now he's in Oklahoma City! I got the same "business" from him -- cash sale for close to list price, subject only to inspections, $50,000 earnest money ...&nbsp; Says he's from Toronto but he's in Japan working right now and doesn't have scan capabilities so send everything in DocuSign. Thanks for all this info.&nbsp; We need to keep each other aware of these scams!! Mon, 31 Jan 2011 17:30:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Ooie-tasuro/379481/ 2011-01-31T17:30:00Z Getting e-mails from thsi ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Ooie-tasuro/379481/ Getting e-mails from thsi person as well.&nbsp; Major red flag when they won't talk to you or the attorney.&nbsp;&nbsp;Tampa Florida.&nbsp; Fri, 28 Jan 2011 21:31:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Ooie-tasuro/379481/ 2011-01-28T21:31:00Z I received the same cash ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Ooie-tasuro/379481/ I received the same cash offer for a house unseen.&nbsp; Lawyer advised it was ascam, and I googled the name.&nbsp; Thank you for posting.&nbsp; Sandy Dalkilic in Cedar Lake, Indiana Thu, 27 Jan 2011 20:42:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Ooie-tasuro/379481/ 2011-01-27T20:42:00Z She has hit the Tampa Bay ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Ooie-tasuro/379481/ She has hit the Tampa Bay area last week Caution. Mon, 24 Jan 2011 13:36:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Ooie-tasuro/379481/ 2011-01-24T13:36:00Z Another thing they try to ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Ooie-tasuro/379481/ Another thing they try to do is they send MORE earnest money than is required, then ask the agent to please (quicikly) send back the overage. <br/><br/>One agent on another site almost fell for it, and did deposit the earnest money check. Of course, the check bounced...she is lucky the bank didn;'t charge them a bounced check fee.<br/><br/>If it sounds too good to be true, and especially if &nbsp;it arrives via the internet - it IS too good to be true! Fri, 21 Jan 2011 04:59:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Ooie-tasuro/379481/ 2011-01-21T04:59:00Z