The historic centre of Mussomeli, a town in central Sicily. Photo: Alamy

Pack your bags. A town in Italy is selling homes for just over US$1

  • Some 100 houses in the Sicilian town of Mussomeli are available for practically nothing, but buyers will have to spend thousands of dollars for renovation
Topic |   Italy

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The historic centre of Mussomeli, a town in central Sicily. Photo: Alamy
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Flats in Beijing (pictured) or Shanghai costs on average 4.32 million yuan (US$640,000), compared with just 1.51 million yuan in smaller cities, according to a report by Ke.com. Photo: Reuters

China’s millennials search for ways to pool savings as property in Beijing, Shanghai soars even further out of reach

  • Less than 20 per cent of millennials have been able to purchase a home without having to rely on financial backing from their parents, survey shows
Topic |   China property

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Flats in Beijing (pictured) or Shanghai costs on average 4.32 million yuan (US$640,000), compared with just 1.51 million yuan in smaller cities, according to a report by Ke.com. Photo: Reuters
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