Mortgage fraud can take many forms. Understanding the different types will help you recognize and avoid it.
Four major types of mortgage fraud are:
- mortgage fraud for housing
- mortgage fraud for profit
- mortgage fraud for title
- mortgage foreclosure fraud
If you think you have been involved in a mortgage fraud, please contact the Alberta Securities Commission Public Inquiries.
Contact this service
(Edmonton and area)
(toll-free, other areas in Alberta)
8:15 am - 4:30 pm (Monday to Friday, closed statutory holidays)
Mortgage fraud tipsheet (PDF, 4 pages)