Zillow Advice: Investing - 2013 Real Estate Scam http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/2013-Real-Estate-Scam/510923/ Zillow Advice | Zillow Real Estate Actually there are multiple ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/2013-Real-Estate-Scam/510923/ Actually there are multiple lists of "foreclosed" properties.&nbsp; You just need to understand the list that is being provided to you.&nbsp; For example some banks do list their bank owned properties on their websites.&nbsp; Sometimes they refer you to the agent that has it listed.&nbsp; There are other sites that offer lists of homes that are in the foreclosure process.&nbsp; There is no guarantee that these homes will be for sale or even foreclosed on.&nbsp; Realty Trac for example does not even have accurate information about their foreclosed homes.&nbsp; I looked one up on their website that stated it was currently in foreclosure.&nbsp; I had been about 6 months prior and had sold.&nbsp; It even sold again a second time in that 6 month window as a newly rehabbed home.&nbsp; My added information would be "buyer be ware." Wed, 11 Sep 2013 21:12:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/2013-Real-Estate-Scam/510923/ 2013-09-11T21:12:00Z Yes - like the Rent to Own ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/2013-Real-Estate-Scam/510923/ Yes - like the Rent to Own pit of horrors people think is a great thing to go find. If you find one run, if you get involved in one good luck to you and hope you don't lose too much learning you should have run from it.<br/><br/> Wed, 11 Sep 2013 20:25:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/2013-Real-Estate-Scam/510923/ 2013-09-11T20:25:00Z