New York City real estate is notoriously expensive.
That fact is perhaps never more obvious than when NYC home prices are compared to overseas real estate.
While $2.2 million will get you a two-bedroom condo in Manhattan, for the same price you can get an entire 37-acre private island in Italy.
The only structure on the island, which sits less than 1,000 feet off the coast of Sicily, is a 16th-century tower in need of restoration.
Agenzia Romolini Immobiliare, which holds the listing with...
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