Applicant Identity Fraud Report
How Identity Fraudsters Operate and What You Can Do to Stop Them
Lease applicant identity fraud comes in many shapes and sizes, but one thing is certain—it’s increasing rapidly. Many apartment property managers have been hit by some form of identity-related fraud, which may result in thousands of dollars in losses from renters using fraudulent identities or otherwise misrepresenting their intentions. In this report, we look at the reasons behind lease-applicant identity fraud, types of fraud perpetuated, costs and other effects, and how to protect against it.