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1 Euro houses lure in property buyers to the Sicilian town of Sambuca

Ruptly in English
Ruptly in English
18 days ago|18 views
The fear of turning into a 'ghost town' has pushed the Sicilian town of Sambuca to revamp its livelihood by auctioning off empty houses starting at 1 euro ($1.12). A city of 5,000 people started selling its houses to foreigners at the starting price of an espresso in a bid to attract people from all over the world and help curb the demographic decline Sambuca has been suffering during the past decades.

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