Homeowners, realtors should take steps to protect against title fraud: experts

Title fraud refers to when the ownership or title of a property is fraudulently changed

March 17, 2024

Title fraud refers to when the ownership or title of a property is fraudulently changed or documents are forged to allow a fraudster to illegally sell or refinance the property. The issue gained prominence last year amid two Toronto police investigations in which homes were allegedly listed for sale without the owners' knowledge, including one where the home was sold.