Have you ever walked down a corridor or into a room in the dead of night with your heart beating and your skin crawling? Something spooks you, for reasons that — in the clear light of day — seem to have to nothing to do with the real world. Or do they?

Real estate agents do not commonly proclaim that a property has recently been the site of a suicide, murder or undiscovered death, especially after a renovation that leaves no trace of the previous inhabitant. Such places give off bad vibes, and not only to the superstitious. The reality of their business means that discretion is advised.

In a time of both misinformation and too much information, quality journalism is more crucial than ever.
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