Open House, License to Steal? Not So Fast

At an open house real estate agents can show off their latest properties and entice prospective buyers with the warmth and luxury of a "lived-in" home. But this time-honored tradition has unexpectedly opened the door to more than just interested buyers. Thieves are also finding gold mines in these enviable homes. In a case that grabbed headlines in 2007, police say two women posing as wealthy home buyers were caught stealing tens of thousands of dollars of merchandise from pricey Manhattan...Full Story
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