Housing Crisis Deepens as Building Remains Frozen

Apartment prices jump 4.4% in second quarter of 2014 - price of new apartments up 13% - as Netanyahu's construction freeze continues.Ari Yashar, 10/1/2014, 3:15 PM

Conflict Erupts Over Solutions to Housing Crisis

Where to invest - that is the question. Housing and Finance Ministries face off over the better solution to the housing problem.Tova Dvorin, 5/13/2014, 9:56 AM

MKs Fume as Lapid Pulls Funds for Judea and Samaria

Yo-yo budgeting? FM pulls Housing Ministry funding, causing Jewish Home MK to rail against Finance 'circus.'Tova Dvorin, 4/29/2014, 2:59 PM

Housing Minister Reveals Emergency Cost-Lowering Plan

Housing Minister Uri Ariel commits to lowering prices by 2014, reveals ‘evict and build’ scheme.Maayana Miskin, 11/17/2013, 1:08 PM

Carmiel Official: 600 Need Housing, There Have Been Suicides

Six hundred families are waiting for public housing in Carmiel, but none is available. ‘This is a powder keg.’Maayana Miskin, 7/3/2013, 11:17 AM

Shlomo Ben Eliyahu appointed Director of Housing Ministry

Ben Eliyahu is the firstborn son of the late Rabbi Mordechai Eliyahu, who was Chief Rabbi.Gil Ronen, 4/9/2013, 12:10 PM

Israel's Response to Obama's Criticism? Keep on Building

One day after a report detailed US frustration over construction in Judea and Samaria, Housing Ministry issues tenders for 198 new homes.Annie Lubin, 1/16/2013, 12:00 PM

Likud Kicks Off Campaign With Promises Galore

Don't waste your vote, Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu appealed at the opening of the Likud's election campaign Tuesday.David Lev, 12/25/2012, 11:47 PM

Housing Ministry to Market 551 New Homes in Judea and Samaria

Housing Minister Ariel Atias announces that land will be marketed for the purpose of building 551 new housing units in Judea and Samaria.Elad Benari, 6/7/2012, 4:14 AM