Salemi at the center of the world: The BBC series on houses for 1 euro arrives

Salemi
Thanks to the 1 euro houses initiative, the municipality of Salemi reaches a new turning point. There will be a documentary series on houses for 1 euro, which will be broadcast on BBC One.The collaboration between Salemi and Voltage TV for BBC One.The British production company Voltage TV bought one of the houses put up for sale by the municipality at the symbolic price ...
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The hidden costs of 1 euro houses

The hidden costs of 1 euro houses
What are the hidden costs of 1 euro houses? Many dream of moving to Italy to live the good life in small villages. But there are hidden costs that many do not think about when they buy the house for 1 euro. Here's what to watch out for.The expected costs for the houses at 1 euroAll buyers who come to see the houses for 1 euro and decide to buy them know that there will b...
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Tired of big cities? Move to a small villages!

Tired of big cities?
With skyrocketing real estate prices and ever rising rents in big cities, many Italians ask themselves the question: Why not move out of the city and start living in small villages? For those who can work remotely, this dream can become reality.Among the opportunities to consider are also the municipalities that offer 1 euro houses. Here's where to find them.Tired of Mil...
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Troina with 1 Euro Houses and Borghi Magazine

Troina Case for 1 euro
The team of the 1 Euro Houses site collaborated with the Borghi Magazine in the publication of the article on Troina. The work carried out by the municipality to repopulate abandoned houses also includes the 1 Euro Houses project."Come and live in a most beautiful Italian village in Sicily and you will discover identity, history, beauty, sustainability and quality of life"...
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Destination Lab and 1 Euro Houses

1 Euro Houses Project with Maurizio Berti will participate in the Destination Lab conference, presenting the concept of 1 euro houses in Italy. The event will be held at the Rimini Palacongressi on March 31, 2022. What can you expect and how to participate?What is Destination Lab?Destination Lab is a study day on the future of tourist destinations.The concept of "touri...
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1 Euro Houses and Borghi Magazine

Maurizio Berti is the creator of the site that tells the story of the villages participating in the territorial redevelopment project known as 1 Euro Houses (Case a 1 euro). In the March edition of Borghi Magazine it is possible to read his interview with the mayor of Troina, Fabio Venezia. Troina is one of the municipalities of the Most Beautiful Villages in Italy association...
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Assigned 7 properties for 1 euro in Taranto

Sold properties for 1 euro in Taranto
7 properties were assigned for 1 euro in the city of Taranto. What happens now and how to join the Taranto project?The history of 1 euro houses in TarantoThe city of Taranto adheres to the 1 euro houses initiative from as early as 2021. The project was a huge success, making available the ruins of the historic center, now undergoing renovation. Among the projects most di...
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This Peruvian couple moved to Biccari in a 1 euro house

1 euro house in Biccari for a Peruvian couple
Here is the story of the Peruvian couple looking for a 1 euro house in Biccari. How is the purchase of Fernando and Jimena's 1 euro house going?The Peruvians are coming to Biccari!Biccari continues to attract new citizens from all over the world. The last family who wants to come and live in Biccari comes from Peru. Fernando Lanatta and Jimena Becerra is a Peruvian coupl...
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Superbonus 110 and 1 euro houses: Here are the deadlines

The Superbonus 110 is also applicable for some 1 euro houses. How the Superbonus 110 works, how to check if you are eligible and what are the deadlines.Superbonus 110 for 1 euro housesThe Superbonus 110% is an incentive measure, implemented by the Italian government. The Superbonus 110 mechanism provides the possibility of carrying out renovation or property betterment w...
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Here’s how much a 1 euro house really costs

What are the costs of the houses at 1 euro
When you see the price of 1 euro for these houses in Italy, you surely have your doubts about it. How much does a 1 euro house actually cost, what to watch out for and how to avoid scams?The real cost of 1 euro housesMany ask themselves a legitimate question when they see the news about 1 euro houses. Is it just a scam, a joke?Nope, it's all true! The small municipalit...
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Mussomeli: A success story with 1 euro houses

1 euro houses in Mussomeli
The small town of Mussomeli has been very successful with the 1 euro houses project. On the verge of abandonment, the municipality has restored its historic center, selling abandoned houses at symbolic prices for those who would renovate them and relocate to the village.From the 14:40 minute of the Rai 3 Mediterranean program, we can see the example of those who sold and b...
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Moving to Puglia for 5000 euros? That’s how!

The small town of Roseto Valfortore in Puglia offers 5000 euros to those who move to the country. For those who dream of moving to Puglia, this is the opportunity not to be missed. Here's how to do it.Where is Roseto Valfortore located?The small Apulian town is located about an hour from the city of Foggia. It rises in the Daunia mountains, on a hilly rise 658 meters abo...
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In Biccari houses sold for 1 and up to 30 thousand euros

The small town of Biccari has managed to sell and repopulate 14 houses. The cost? Between 30 thousand and 1 euro. Here's the story.Biccari: From the 1 euro houses to the real estate market housesFor the past year, the municipality has launched the "Case a Biccari" (Houses in Biccari) project, which includes both properties for 1 euro and those up to 30 thousand euro. The...
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1 euro house in Sambuca: Meredith’s dream from Chicago

House renewal for 1 euro in Sambuca
1 euro house in Sambuca? Here is Meredith Tabbone, financial advisor from Chicago and lover of the Italian dolce vita. Soon she will be able to realize her dream, moving to Sambuca into her renovated 1 euro house. How did she do it and what were the main difficulties on her way? Here's the story.Americans in Sambuca di SiciliaLike many Americans, especially those of Ital...
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In Leonforte 411 thousand euros to counteract depopulation

Leonforte 1 euro houses
In Leonforte they are fighting depopulation both with the 1 euro housing project and with municipal funding. This is what 411 thousand euros will be dedicated to.Depopulation in LeonforteDepopulation in the small villages of the Sicilian hinterland is a very common phenomenon. Many try to counter it with the 1 euro houses project. But this is not the only direction munic...
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Here are the 1 euro houses sold in Troina

In Troina, the 1 Euro Houses project paid off. The deed of purchase of one of the available houses has been officially signed.1 euro houses in ancient districts of TroinaTwo young Sicilian sisters, Roberta and Renata Rizzo, just bought one of the 1 euro houses available. Residents of Catenanuova and Padua respectivelly, they want to carry out an entrepreneurial project o...
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Pignone 1 euro houses: Over 100 requests received

Pignone receives over 100 requests for 1 euro houses
The municipality of Pignone has closed the applications for 1 euro houses. As of December 31, they have received over 100 requests for available abandoned homes. What are the next steps?The 1 euro houses project in Pignone: phase 2Pignone's initiative has given excellent results both in Italy and abroad. The expressions of interest received by the municipality by the dea...
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Houses in Sambuca bought by Americans

Americans buy a house in Sambuca
In Sambuca new home sales for 2 euros. This time it's a couple from the US who bought a house to renovate and to relocate to Sambuca.Who are these US citizens who bought a house in Sambuca?The American spouses Massoud Ahmadi and Shelley Spencer are business lawyers from Washington DC He is originally from Iran, she born and raised in the US. The couple has bought two yea...
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Living for free in Sambuca: The 1 euro house from Airbnb

An incredible opportunity to live in an Airbnb 1 euro house. The collaboration between the municipality of Sambuca di Sicilia and the well known company Airbnb brings news. They're launching the first pilot project: a renovated 1 euro house for FREE. Here's how it works.How Airbnb's 1 Euro House project works The project presented by Airbnb is simple: Move to Sicily, liv...
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1 euro houses Italy: A success story

The 1 euro houses are an initiative to which more than 60 Italian municipalities have joined. Today we can observe their success. Repopulation of the villages, rural development and economic return are the three main points of the project. Here are the stories and the results.The 1 euro houses project: It sounds like a joke but it's trueMany of you have already heard of ...
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Modica repopulates its historic center

Modica repopulates its historic center
Modica repopulates its center! There are 39 families that have moved (for rent or buying a house) in the center of Modica. Here are the details if you want to join the initiative too.Modica's strategy to repopulate the cityUnlike the 1 euro houses initiative, Modica has embarked on a somewhat different strategy. With incentives dedicated to families, willing to buy or re...
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Funds to municipalities subject to depopulation

The 1,187 Italian municipalities subject to depopulation will receive a total of 180 million euros to combat this phenomenon. Who are the municipalities that will receive the funds and how will they be used? Find out here.The phenomenon of depopulationDepopulation is one of the main problems of small Italian villages. A phenomenon that has existed for decades, depopulati...
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1 euro houses in Sardinia: A crazy rental scheme!

1 Euro houses in Sardinia
How to rent houses for 1 euro in Sardinia? The municipality of Ollolai offers symbolic rents for those who move to the municipality for a period of 5 years. Here's how it works.Are you considering regular holidays in Sardinia?Sardinia is one of the jewels of the Mediterranean. In addition to the breathtaking coasts and beaches, it also intrigues with the mountain hinterl...
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Houses at 1 euro: Off to the second phase in Ollolai

The second phase of the 1 euro houses project has started in the small Sardinian village of Ollolai. The municipality, which we have been following for some time, has made available about thirty houses and twenty commercial premises. Here's how it works for anyone who wants to relocate.1 euro houses in Ollolai now for rentThe first phase was aimed at "urban regeneration"...
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1 Euro Houses: The secret of those who buy them

1 Euro Houses: The secret of those who buy them
Who actually buys 1 euro houses? At the end of November, our Maurizio Berti made an interview for Upday News on the subject of 1 euro houses. Who are the buyers of the abandoned houses in the Italian countryside and how do they manage to buy them almost at no cost?The 1 Euro Houses project has been present in Italy for quite some time. Among the greatest successes in the r...
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New sales for 2 euro houses in Sambuca

In Sambuca, a new successful tender: they sold other houses for 2 euros. When will a new call for tenders come up and how to join the Sambuca initiative?Another 8 properties were sold in Sambuca. The small town reborn with the 1 euro houses initiative continues to make houses available at a symbolic price. For those who want to buy them, they can get involved through the c...
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1 euro houses soon available in Pignone

In the small Ligurian town of Pignone some time ago they published the tender for 1 euro houses. Soon the first houses will be available, made available by those who want to get rid of them.Passed the technical examination of the 1 euro houses availableThe first five 1 euro houses available for purchase and renewal by interested individuals or companies have passed the t...
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Bought a ruin for 1 euro in Taranto, it will become an eco-sustainable building

The entrepreneur Vincenzo Fanelli is among the first buyers of the houses for 1 euro, available in the latest announcement of the municipality of Taranto. The ruin purchased for 1 euro in the ancient center of Taranto, will be transformed into an eco-sustainable building.The ruin purchased for 1 euro, of great value but at risk of collapse, will see the first stages of ren...
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La terra chiama: book review

La terra chiama is the newly published book by the author Valentina Boschetto Doorly (Arezzo, 1963). The book is available in Italian.The book explores the migration from cities to the countryside, mountains and isolated villages that is affecting our contemporary. An unstructured movement born as a reaction to the increasingly suffocating metropolitan life and environmental...
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The real cost of 1 euro houses

Cost of houses at 1 euro
While it sounds very tempting, the 1 euro house cost is not just the initial euro of the house purchase. There are other costs that a buyer must consider, before embarking on the purchase (and renovation!) of houses for 1 euro.All of us who have traveled or lived in Italy are well aware of the desire to change our life and move to the countryside. Few people actually enjoy...
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200 requests for 1 euro houses in Pietramelara!

An incredible success for the small town of Pietramelara: the first announcment of the sale of 1 euro houses has already received 200 requests. As there are only a dozen houses available in the country, only the best presented projects will be able to buy the houses at the symbolic price.The small village of Campania surprisesPietramelara announced its 1 euro houses proj...
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1 euro houses in the historic center of Taranto

1 euro houses Taranto 2021
The 1 euro houses project continues to deliver results, with requests coming from the United States and Brazil.To confirm the interest on the part of foreign buyers is the Councilor for Heritage Gianni Cataldino:”As is now known, there are several international investors who have decided to bet on the historic center of the city, in these first two editions of the project....
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The 1 euro houses in Campania are selling like hot cakes

1 euro houses for sale Campania
The 1 euro houses in Campania have become very popular in recent times. They are practically sold out in all the municipalities that offer them! But where are these small abandoned villages and how to have the opportunity to buy one of the houses for 1 euro in Campania?Campania and its beautiesThe Campania region is one of the most beautiful in Italy. It offers both beau...
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Buy houses for 1 euro in Itala

New houses were sold for 1 euro in the small village of Itala . The purchase was made by an American and there is no shortage of newcomers in the small Sicilian village.To enhance the town and to give a new impetus to the entire municipal area, the municipality of Itala has put dilapidated and abandoned houses up for sale at the price of 1 euro. In the 1 euro houses team, ...
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Buying more houses for 1 euro, is it possible?

Buy more houses for 1 euro
But it is possible to buy more houses for 1 euro at the same time? We are asked this question very frequently, as the 1 euro houses are not only of interest to people who want to live there. Some see 1 euro houses as an investment opportunity. So why not buy more of them?1 euro houses: Possible residences, second homes or investments?In fact, the thought of buying multip...
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Oyace houses for 1 euro: 14 requests for 2 properties

Oyace Case for 1 euro
In the municipality of Oyace they received 14 requests for the purchase of the 2 houses for 1 euro available. What are the next steps for Oyace and what to do if you are interested in future calls for 1 euro houses?The 1 euro houses are selling like hot cakesThey have arrived in Oyace 17 requests in total. 14 are those considered admissible by the municipal commission, i...
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Pratola Peligna attracts with 1 euro houses

pratola peligna 1 Euro Houses
Pratola Peligna is a small town in Abruzzo that has organized the sale of houses for 1 euro to perfection. Their project has been very successful since May 2021, selling the first house this summer. How is it progressing and what are Pratola Peligna's strengths?The experience of the 1 euro houses project in Pratola PelignaThe 1 euro houses project was launched in many ot...
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How and where to buy 1 Euro Houses in Italy

The 1 Euro Houses projects are expanding throughout Italy. But how and where to buy the 1 Euro Houses? What are the procedures? What are the actual costs of such a purchase? Here are the answers to the most frequently asked questions.The small villages adhere to various projects to repopulate the territory.Where to start when we want to buy 1 Euro Houses?For those who he...
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Do you want to live in the mountains? Piedmont launches the initiative for those who want to move

On September 1st, the Piedmont Region has published an announcement with which it intends to encourage those who want to change their lives by moving to a country nestled in its mountains. For those who want to live in the mountains this could be a good opportunity to move.Living in the mountains: Opportunities for those who want to moveThe President of the Piedmont Regi...
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The Argentine ambassador chooses Cantiano for her 1 euro house

Argentine Ambassador Betina Pasquali De Fonseca decides to establish her second home in Cantiano. With the purchase of one of the 1 euro houses, the ambassador, currently established in Oslo, finds a home in the Marche region.The reception was performed by the mayor of Cantiano Alessandro Piccini. The visit and the desire to buy a house at 1 euro from value and weight to the...
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Calatafimi Segesta adheres to the 1 Euro Houses project with 58 properties

The town of Calatafimi Segesta
Calatafimi Segesta, in the province of Trapani, joins the 1 Euro Houses project. The municipality has made available 58 properties. Purchase through an auction will be possible by 31 October 2021.The country has recently joined the 1 Euro Houses initiative. The goal is to enhance an urban heritage that was slowly disappearing. The idea is to put old houses for sale to be r...
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First 1 euro houses sold in Biccari

After receiving more than 7000 requests, the municipality of Biccari makes the first sales of its abandoned houses. Prices vary: It starts from houses at 1 euro up to cheap houses at 20,000 euros.The project "Houses in Biccari" is having a great success especially abroad. As the mayor Gianfilippo Mignona stipules:"We try to react to the fate of all the villages, trying to ...
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1 euro houses on the sea: where are they located?

1 euro houses by the sea
Are you looking for 1 euro houses on the seaside or near the coast? Some municipalities located not far from beaches and the sea also adhere to the project. Where are these places, how close to the sea are they and how many 1 euro houses are available? The team of the 1 euro houses website has collected all the municipalities with 1 euro houses that are located close to the se...
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Pignone is reborn with the 1 Euro Houses project

In Pignone in Liguria the 1 euro houses project had an excellent response from the public. Since May, when the call for the sale of houses was published, thousands of people have sent their requests.As the mayor of Pignone Ivano Barcellone explains:"Since May we have received more than 2500 requests on how to buy real estate. 50% came from abroad, even from South America. ...
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1 Euro Houses for sale 2021

1 Euro Houses logo color
The 1 Euro Houses projects exploded in 2021. The project has been joined by numerous municipalities throughout Italy that are now in various phases of the project. Where can you find 1 Euro Houses for sale in 2021 and how to adhere to the specific projects for those interested?1 Euro Houses in Sicily 2021Sicily is among the first regions that has undertaken the initiativ...
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Pietramelara has received visitors who want to buy a house for 1 euro

Since the start of the call, the municipality of Pietramelara has already made an agreement of sale for a house for 1 euro. The purchase will be made by a couple from the Czech Republic, who want to settle down in Italy.Katerina and Adam are the couple from the Czech Republic who will buy the first house for 1 euro in Pietramelara. They were welcomed by the deputy mayor Gi...
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The villages pay half rent to those who move for remote working

Santa Fiora: smart working village
The small abandoned villages are being activated with remote working. Some time ago, the Huffpost told the stories of those who moved for remote working in Santa Fiora. The small village in the province of Grossetto has offered to those who move half the rent paid.Santa Fiora is a town in the province of Grosseto with about 2500 inhabitants. To combat depopulation, the vil...
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Assigned the first 1 euro houses in Taranto

The 1 euro houses initiative in Taranto was a success. The municipality of Taranto has assigned the first 1 euro houses of the second call made. The mayor and the administration of the municipality are very satisfied with the response received. The 1 euro houses must now be renovated by the buyers.The municipality of Taranto launched the call in April 2021. With the closur...
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Cinquefrondi: the ‘Covid-free’ Italian town selling $1 houses | CNN Travel

Italy's one-dollar home bonanza seems to be back on as coronavirus restrictions lift across the country. And one town is hoping its declared "Covid-free" status will help attract buyers looking to get themselves a bargain.And the deals seem to be better than ever.Cinquefrondi, a community in the southern region of Calabria, calls itself a "Covid-free village" after swerving t...
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Calabria offers 28 thousand euros for you to move to thier abandoned villages

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In Calabria you can find many abandoned villages that risk degradation. A number of projects have been implemented to combat depopulation. Among them the 1 Euro Houses Projects and a new initiative: paying future residents. For nine villages in the region is in fact being studied an initiative that has had resonance even in the United States, in an in-depth analysis by CNN. Up...
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