House of horrors

Weird mishaps predate California disclosure laws

When you’re in the real estate business, sooner or later there will be a house that someone says is haunted. The story below is true. Were these events just coincidence or were they something else?

When I was working on my doctorate, my closest friend and study partner was living in a new house in Orange County, Calif. She was in the antique business. Her home was like a showcase, every last inch of it beautifully decorated. When I met her, she was in the process of getting a divorce.