Housing for sale overlooking Mount Etna.
Authorities in the Italian city of Troina, located in Sicily, put up for sale abandoned houses at a price of 1 euro. In this way, they want to attract new residents. This was reported by CNN with reference to the mayor of Troy Sebastiano Fabio Venice.
The mayor organized a special multilingual working group on the sale of dilapidated, dilapidated housing and a special online agency HouseTroina. At the end of January, local authorities plan to put up for sale 30 houses at a price of 1 euro. In the future, the offer will be replenished with another 100 lots – after the former owners transfer their homes to the city.
The program has a number of conditions. In addition to 1 euro, the buyer of a house in Troina must also make a deposit of 5 thousand euros and repair the house. He is given three years from the date of purchase. Then the deposit will be returned to the new owner. At the same time, local authorities are ready to reimburse part of the cost of repairing houses – up to 15 thousand euros and 10 thousand euros for energy efficiency work.
For those who do not want to buy an old house, the city council is also ready to provide 8 thousand euros to buy a house that does not require repair. For example, a house of 80 square meters. m in good condition can be purchased for 30 thousand euros.
Also, buyers of housing in Troina will have a number of preferences. These include free kindergarten, free travel for students, and exemption from property taxes and utilities for the first three years.
Accommodation overlooking Mount Etna.
The city of Troina is located in Sicily in Nebrodi Park and is surrounded by forests. Troina is located at an altitude of 1.1 thousand meters above sea level – it is called the “balcony of Sicily” because of the breathtaking panorama. The historic center offers views of Mount Etna. Population – about 9 thousand people. In an hour and a half, you can reach the big cities of Sicily. Distance to Catania – about 54 km, to Palermo – 114 km.
House for the Euro program.
You can buy a house at a symbolic price today in many countries. Such promotions are held periodically in Greece, France, Great Britain, Spain, Croatia, Austria, and Norway. But the undisputed leader in Italy. For example, houses for the euro can be bought in Bivon, Bizachchi, Mussomel, Molise, and Abruzzo.