Home Buyers Beware of Houses Dark Past
~ Should home buyers be warned about a property’s dark past? ~
Want to know if that property you’re eying might have been the site of a murder or suicide? Be prepared to do your own digging, real-estate experts say.
While laws and regulations require sellers and realtors to disclose physical defects of a property that may be hidden from view, there is nothing that legally requires them to disclose so-called “stigmas” attached to a property. Same goes for landlords when dealing with prospective renters.
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