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Lake Placid visitors claim vacation rental scams

December 31, 2013

LAKE PLACID — This Olympic village is a popular winter destination for people from all over the world, but for some people who used websites to book vacation homes in Lake Placid this holiday season......

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Dec-31-13 12:20 PM

We own a home, Camp Bearberry, a vacation rental on Lake Placid. Through the use of Homeaway, VRBO, and vacationrentals**** we have had amazing success with renting our home, over 25 rentals last year. As a landlord and a tenant, one must use due diligence with each group wanting to rent the property. There have been some fishy rental requests, but you have to screen them. I am writing as a landlord, tenants must do the same...speak with owner or owner's rep. by phone and don't send money unless fully confident in the landlord. With internet scammers, you have to be VERY CAREFUL, we have had great success with all 3 sights. K. Smith

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