According to some estimates, up to 100,000 people are victimized each Spring and Summer by fraudulent contractors known as “travelers” or “storm chasers” – hucksters who travel to mostly storm ravaged areas in the Midwest or South offering their services on the cheap. They most often prey on the elderly or families whose homes have been severely damaged with promises of “great deals” on house painting, window replacement, or other projects. A Real Estate Agent in Denver can help you avoid being the next victim.
Here are several tips that can help you avoid becoming the latest victim.
- Use your “Spider Sense” – or, if that fails, just be cautious. If someone shows up at your door offering to do work on the spot, offer to take their business card and call if a need arises. According to any Realtor in Denver, signs of trouble include a vehicle with out