Real estate fraud is growing in the United States and can take many forms . One of the hardest to detect is filing a false deed. Con artists love this fraud because there is little risk of discovery until they have absconded with the cash from an illegally obtained mortgage. Proactive homeowner notification is the key to putting a stop to real estate fraud. Data Trace, the nation’s largest provider of title data, land documents and expert services offers the real estate fraud services county recorder’s office trust to provide this alert solution.