News Briefs

  4/29/2013, Iyar 19, 5773

Has the Government Stopped the Hike in Housing Costs?

The Knesset Interior and Environmental Protection Committee is scheduled to discuss, Monday, extending the Planning and Construction Law of 2011 for the acceleration of housing construction through the streamlining of bureaucracy.

The Knesset Research Department has released a document showing that housing prices have soared 53 percent since 2007.