Jerusalem Hopes for End to ‘Ghost Apartments’

Deputy mayor expresses hope that higher taxes will make overseas owners think twice about leaving Jerusalem homes empty.Maayana Miskin, 12/10/2013, 4:06 PM

Tax On Empty Apartments Doubled by Finance Committee

New rules unanimously approved on roughly 47,000 empty apartments to encourage renting or selling, help solve housing crisis.Ari Yashar, Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/9/2013, 3:35 PM

Sa'ar Signs 'Double Tax' Bill on Empty Apartments

Interior Minister Gideon Sa'ar on Sunday authorized the collection of a double portion of real estate tax (arnona) on unoccupied homes David Lev, 5/19/2013, 7:53 PM

Tax Breaks for Israel's 'Deep South'

People living in Israel's "deep south" will be the beneficiaries of new tax breaks beginning immediately, the government has announced.Chana Ya'ar, 1/1/2012, 2:43 PM