MySmartRenter.com was featured in an August 23rd, 2020 article on Lifehacker.com that educates readers on how to avoid rental scams during the COVID-19 pandemic now that so many viewings are not done in person.
Being told one is not able to see a property prior to signing a lease is one of the primary strategies of rental fraud. The article details ways renters can protect themselves by still insisting on virtual viewings, and safe methods to view a property in person. The article recommends using MySmartRenter.com as an additional strategy to ensure that renters can find out exactly who they are renting from.
Read the full article at https://lifehacker.com/how-to-avoid-rental-scams-now-that-so-many-viewings-are-1844813577.