If you have a home up for sale, you might want to check your property records. 

There's a scam making the rounds in which people are posting ads on craigslist, to rent out homes they claim to own, but don't. 

At least one person in our area lost around $1,000 this way, thinking they were mailing a check to the homeowner for a deposit. 

The Palm Beach County Clerk and Comptroller's Office says it's simple to check your property's listing to ensure someone hasn't filed fraudulent documents in your name.

Click Here to do that. 

Click Here to read more on this story.