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Inside track on mortgage fraud, Google maps

Here’s a roundup of entries that appeared on the Inman News blog during the National Association of Realtors convention in San Francisco this weekend:

Mortgage fraud alive and much too well
SAN FRANCISCO – Mortgage fraud is rampant in the United States, and Realtor Ralph Roberts is on a crusade against it. At a table in the Moscone Center at the NAR convention, Roberts told me about his Web site,, and how the 30-year real estate industy veteran was moved to launch his crusade.