From the BBC: Sicily mayor offers bargain homes.
A small town in western Sicily has come up with a revolutionary solution to solve its property problems.
They are offering houses in the town, which sits between two rivers, for just a single euro (81 pence; $1.44).
The idea is the brainchild of mayor Vittorio Sgarbi, convinced it is the only way to revitalise its crumbling historic heart. [continue]
I wonder if this is open to non-Italians.