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  • The Conjuring House Sells for Over $1.5 Million Despite its Sordid History

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    While million dollar homes throughout the country add never-ending lists of amenities to attract buyers, a modest farmhouse in Rhode Island is banking big on its terrifying history. The house that inspired the Conjuring movie franchise has recently traded hands — commanding an impressive $1.525 million sale price. Located in a remote part of Harrisville, a town […] More

  • Is it Real? The Mansion in ‘American Horror Story: Murder House’

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    The stately house we’re about to visit today is one that’s strikingly familiar to TV fans that can’t say no to a good horror series. More commonly known simply as “The Murder House” the otherwise-beautiful property served as the eerie setting of the first season of American Horror Story, a series so successful it nabbed […] More

  • 13 Real-Life Houses Haunted by Their Dark Past

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    Fear is not a most welcomed feeling and we spend a great deal of time and energy trying to avoid it. Yet all that goes out the window when it comes to horror stories, which tap into an emotional masochism of sorts, captivating us with their harrowing tales, jump scares, and carefully picked creepy houses. […] More

  • Is It Real? The Creepy House in Stephen King’s ‘It’

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    With more than 350 million copies sold, Stephen King is by far the biggest best-selling author of horror, supernatural fiction, suspense, crime, science-fiction, and fantasy novels in the U.S. — if not the world. His work has spawned countless movie adaptations and bone-chilling TV series, each earning more praise than the other. With an impressive […] More

  • Is It Real? The Exorcist House, Fact vs Fiction

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    If you’re a horror fan like us, then you’ve already watched (and rewatched) all the major classics, which include The Shining, Halloween, The Thing, It and last but not least, The Exorcist.  Now, there are a lot (and we mean A LOT) of movies out there related to exorcisms, but William Friedkin’s 1973 epic is […] More

  • Is It Real? The Creepy Mansion in ‘The Haunting of Hill House’

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    We recently covered the new Haunting of Bly Manor, director Mike Flanagan’s so-called sequel to the epic mini-series The Haunting of Hill House. And while we were anxiously waiting for the series to drop on Netflix, we thought we’d try to distract ourselves by taking a trip down memory lane and re-watching the first season.  […] More

  • Behind the Evil Eyes: The (Real) Story of the Amityville Murder House

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    Highlights The Amityville Horror House is real, and you can find it in Long Island, NY – though its now-infamous 112 Ocean Avenue address has changed to 108 Ocean Ave. Its tragic history started in 1974, when Ronald DeFeo Jr. killed his entire family (father, mother, two brothers, and two sisters) DeFeo’s brutal murders inspired […] More

  • These 5 Homes for Sale Will Get You Into the Halloween Spirit

    The autumn season is finally upon us, and there’s no better way to embrace the fall spirit than to go down the spooky path. There’s nothing like it, really; once that crisp morning air hits, it’s like everything comes back to life, and all we want to do as the day grows shorter is to […] More