A Haunted House a classical location of where ghost precide. Most of the time a haunted house is a place that where the spirit lived in life and stayed attach to in death. General descriptions of hauntings is cold spots because ghost suck the heat in the area they are. Levitation, moving objects to other locations and of course ghost siting either through appearances or sounds. This will also go to wards other places like castles, mansions and so on. Even if a house is not old and run down does not mean there is ghosts. Ghosts can be present in a house if there body was burried on the location of the house or an object that they are attach to came to the location with out the owners knowledge.