This person is now using the name Patrick Li. The email I received yesterday follows:
From: [email@example.com] [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
Sent: Wednesday, March 07, 2012 1:05 PM
Subject: Re: Your request for info about
I have been to the area last year and liked the location.
Understand that I and my wife are OK with pictures and information we have seen so far as we would like to initiate the purchase process from China before we arrive USA before the end of next month.
This for we would not like to lose the property.
I am in China at the moment and hope to be in USA next month.
The home would be a cash buy as I have attached a scanned copy of my bank statement for your reference.
My contact information is
Address: UNIT 24 XIN CHAOYANG DISTRICT,BEIJING,CHINA
Telephone: 86 96 894 277
I would like to settle an up front deposit of $15,000 and close Mid May.
Kindly get back to me with the next step in accord.