Homefacts now alerts buyers when homes take turn for the worse

Sex offender move in nearby? Neighboring home just registered as drug lab?
  • 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.

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.