Italian buyer won 3.8 million bid of Albert, Texas

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A buyer in Italy placed the winning $3.8 million bid of the ghost town of Albert in Texas, about 60 miles north of San Antonio.

Current’s owner of Albert is now checking the identity of the italian buyer.

Cave, a real estate agent, said the town’s population consisted of himself and a groundsman at weekends.

The 13-acre town of Albert also includes a tavern opened on weekends. (see photo)

The reserve price for the town was $2.5 million on eBay. Cave said he had several serious buyers for his town.

See Video of Albert Town, Texas on CNN.