Warning about property deed scam
ONONDAGA COUNTY, N.Y. – There is an alert for Onondaga County homeowners about a scam involving the deed to their property.
If you have received a piece of mail or email solicitation offering to do research and secure a certified copy of the property deed, it's a scam.
The letters ask for a fee of between $50 and $85. And, they originate from Washington, D.C., making them seem more credible.
If you’ve come across this solicitation, you’re asked to call the Onondaga County Clerk at (315) 435-2227 or simply discard it.