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New Zealand town with 'too many jobs' offering packages of land and homes for $165k

"The southern New Zealand town of Kaitangata appears the prime example of the pastoral landscapes the island is known for; it's lush, hilly, green, and peaceful. Only about 800 people live there, and it's a mere eight minutes from the coastline.
For those who prefer the rural, slow lifestyle and community feel in their living environment, it's basically perfect.
And here's the best part: New Zealand desperately wants you to move there. Seriously. The small town is a heavily involved in necessary industries relating to dairy processing and freezing works, which more than fill the area's economic needs.
In this very unique case, that presents a real problem: there are around 1,000 vacant jobs and too much affordable housing for the residents to fill.…"
By Alyssa Pereira
http://www.sfgate.com/news/article/New-Zealand-town-with-too-many-jobs-is-offering-8337340.php

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