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WARNING: Don't pay for property records!

Posted January 27, 2011 2:36 p.m. EST

Official looking letters are making the rounds, suggesting that property owners need to pay a fee to get copies of their real estate deeds.

North Carolina Attorney General Roy Cooper warns, it’s a scam.

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