Ebbe Linden announced a new pricing announcement live at SL15B community celebrations today. A big surprise announcement!
The monthly maintenance fees on Private Estates are dropping by up to 15% and the one-time land set-up fees will be reducing as much as 41%. These new pricing changes come into effect from 2nd July 2018 which is now just a few weeks away.
These discounts are not available for grandfathered/bought down land prices.
Current vs New Pricing Changes
Linden Dollars Increasing
The cost to buy Linden Dollars will be increasing to US $1.49 per transaction (compared to the current rate of 99 cents per transaction). Linden Lab are trying to attempt to re-balance the revenue the company makes through the Second Life platform. This increase will help Linden Lab offset the revenues lost on land.
Regions Update as of 17th June 2018
- Total Main Grid Regions: 23, 204
- Private Estates: 15, 969
- Linden Owned: 7, 235