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Irishmen sue ‘trusted friend’ over real estate short-sale ruse

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A group of Irishmen are suing a friend and local real estate agent for fraud after they learned the truth about a 2008 home purchase. Ronald Fair, Robert Galbraith and Paul Donnelly are residents of Ireland; they purchased a 3,868-square-foot, waterfront Belleair Beach home in 2008 using licensed real estate agent (and “trusted friend”) Paul Kelly. Kelly initially said the property was listed for nearly $2.3 million, but because it was in foreclosure, it could be purchased for $1 million less.…

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