Mason homebuilder convicted of fraud

Bernard Kurlemann (Source: Facebook)
Bernard Kurlemann (Source: Facebook)

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - A jury convicted a local homebuilder Wednesday for his role in a mortgage fraud scheme involving luxury homes.

According to prosecutors, Bernard Kurlemann, 57, would sell high-end luxury properties to fake buyers, then he would submit false information on contracts and loan documents.

The high-end homes were part of Homearamma 2007 and 2008.

Kurlemann could face up to 85 years behind bars.

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