(CTV News) For less than the price of a cup of coffee, you could purchase a villa on Italy’s southern island of Sicily.
The small town of Sambuca di Sicilia is offering up homes in the town for €1, or approximately $1.50, in a bid to revitalize its population.
But there’s a catch. The new owners have to commit spending, within three years, at least €15,000 to refurbish the homes, many of which were left abandoned. Purchasers must also pay a €5,000 security deposit which the town will return once the work is done.
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