Owning and selling the most expensive island in the world is a tough title to obtain and hold on to. Until recently the most expensive island in the world available for sale was
Although this is a remarkable price,
Although this island may be out of the price range of the average islomaniac the island is an amazing fine, and I am genuine in my belief that I have never seen anything like this come on the market. The fact that it is located in Europe, is zoned for development and is so close to a large metropolitan area makes this island extremely desirable to not only island lovers, but to developers as well.
I doubt this island will be bought by one investor. Instead I expect it to be purchased by a keen investor/company who sees the development opportunities of this unique island, because although expensive, given its size and location this island is without a doubt a lucrative investment opportunity.
On a final note I find it remarkable that a piece of property this large and so close to a large metropolitan area (about 3.4 million people in the immediate area) has remained undeveloped/populated for so long.
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