Homefacts now alerts buyers when homes take turn for the worse

  • Homefacts' new property alerts notify buyers and residents about changes to homes and neighborhoods, such when sex offenders move in or nearby homes go into foreclosure.

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Imagine a homebuyer is scheduled to close on the perfect home, but then a sex offender moves in nearby or an adjacent property is registered as a former drug lab. She might not discover these changes until she’s already bought the property, potentially resulting in buyer’s remorse. Homefacts.com is the latest website to offer a way for people to hedge against this dreaded scenario.