Would you want to know if somebody was murdered in your potential new home? Died of natural causes? Died from suicide?
We recently published a story online about court case involving a Vancouver woman who was sued for not telling a home buyer someone had been murdered on her property. She won her appeal and didn’t have to pay damages.
Even though the story was not local to Vancouver Island, on the Citizen’s Facebook page people found it interesting enough to share their opinions, which were varied — and largely dependent on how the death occurred.
While some, like Sandra Vanderleek argued, “It has zero to do with the house,” others said they would want to know if there’d been a death in the house they were looking to purchase.…