How an Italian village staged an epic – but fake – sell-off (The Guardian)

In April 2019, a mountain village in northern Italy put all its assets up for sale. A website advertised that everything must go.

Street signs started at €1,250. A pilgrimage site cost around €600,000, with a 15% discount applied. The town hall was a bit cheaper – €200,000. Benches came at €280 each, but with an enticing three-for-two promotion.

Continue reading on The Guardian: http://bit.ly/EsinoLario

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