4.1 Million Acres Of Land Previously Classified As Forest Goes On Sale In Turkey Today
7 May, 2012, Green Prophet
Two weeks ago, Turkish President Abdullah Gül approved a law that opened a parcel of land in Turkey formerly classified as forests — known as “2B” land — to construction. Today, according to Dünya newspaper, a six-month period of bidding opened for the land, which is estimated to be worth approximately $15 billion in sum.
Whether occupied or not, all 2B land will be up for sale and development.