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Ban Righ Centre News Winter 2019

An International Rental Scam

Maureen McDonald

Blake Noyes knew it wasn’t going to be easy to find an apartment for September first. Though she and her boyfriend both held down jobs and provided references from previous landlords, there were a few things against them. September leases are not easy to find, and the couple’s current lease was running out at the end of August. Following problems with previous basement apartments, they didn’t want another, eliminating some of their already limited options. And then there was the matter of Charlie, the cat they had rescued earlier in the year. Not all landlords welcome pets.

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