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Aug
15
2014

eCanadaNow.com - Diedinhouse: Ghoulish website that tells you if someone died in your house - ByJason Marin

http://www.ecanadanow.com/curiosity/2014/08/15/diedinhouse-ghoulish-website-that-tells-you-if-someone-died-in-your-house/

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Diedinhouse: Ghoulish website that tells you if someone died in your house

DIEDINHOUSE.COMWebsite DiedInHouse.com allows subscribers to learn whether anyone died in a property listing and in some cases exactly how.Website Lets People Know if Someone Has Died in a Prospective Dwelling Place Some people are very keen on matters of the macabre especially death. This

Website Lets People Know if Someone Has Died in a Prospective Dwelling PlaceSome people are very keen on matters of the macabre especially death. This sensitivity is so much that some buyers might eschew the rental or purchase of a dwelling place if they knew someone had died in it. This is particularly the case in places where a suicide or homicide have occurred. However, the disclosure of a death on the premises is not legally defined as a “material” fact which must be revealed to buyers as is required with other issues such as mold or termite infestation. It is possible for a heinous act to have been performed in a home only days before someone buys it unaware of its history.

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Aug
15
2014

METRO - Now there’s a website to find out if someone died in your house

http://metro.co.uk/2014/08/15/now-theres-a-website-to-find-out-if-someone-died-in-your-house-4833490/

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Now there's a website to find out if someone died in your house

A website has been launched so householders and renters can check whether their home has a deadly history.

By Amy Willis - Metro

People are always telling ghost stories, but what if someone actually died in your house… would you want to know?

A website has been launched in the US where householders and renters can check whether their home has a deadly history.

The site Diedinhouse.com allows residents to enter their home address and discover whether someone died inside and under what circumstances.

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Aug
8
2014

NY Daily News - DiedinHouse.com allows users to find out if a death occurred in their home

http://www.nydailynews.com/news/national/website-lets-users-find-death-occurred-home-article-1.1896988

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DiedinHouse.com allows users to find out if a death occurred in their home 

The macabre web service boasts of analyzing more than 118 million public and private records to reveal information about a property's former owners and/or tenants which realtors may not want to disclose.

The macabre web service boasts of analyzing more than 118 million public and private records to reveal information about a property's former owners and/or tenants which realtors may not want to disclose.

If someone died in your house, would you want to know?

A unique website aims at shining a light on just that information for current and prospective home buyers or renters with the click of a mouse.

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Aug
3
2014

Murders and Suicides In Homes Need Not Be Disclosed to Buyers

 http://diedinhouse.wordpress.com/2014/08/03/murders-and-suicides-in-homes-need-not-be-disclosed-to-buyers/

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Murders and Suicides In Homes Need Not Be Disclosed to Buyers

  On July 21, 2014, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court held their previous decision that a murder/suicide inside a house does not constitute a material defect that had to be disclosed to a buyer. ...

On July 21, 2014, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court held their previous decision that a murder/suicide inside a house does not constitute a material defect that had to be disclosed to a buyer. Read more: Pennsylvania Supreme Court Holds That Homebuyer Need Not Be Told of Murder http://www.huffingtonpost.com/brad-reid/pennsylvania-supreme-cour_b_5621880.html?utm_hp_ref=internet

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Aug
1
2014

Stigmatized Properties: Do Buyers Have the Right to Know?  My Realty Times - By Sandy Miguel   

http://sandymiguel.realtytimes.com/advicefromagents1/item/29631-stigmatized-properties-do-buyers-have-the-right-to-know

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Stigmatized Properties: Do Buyers Have the Right to Know?

Chris Butler, a musician and founding member of 80s new wave band The Waitresses, used to describe his former Ohio home as an “unbelievably cool pad.” He thought the house was a great bargain—at $245,000—ghosts and murders aside. It makes Butler one of the few homeowners in America who took pride in...

Chris Butler, a musician and founding member of 80s new wave band The Waitresses, used to describe his former Ohio home as an “unbelievably cool pad.” He thought the house was a great bargain—at $245,000—ghosts and murders aside.       

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