Finance Minister: We're about to lower taxes

Finance Minister: We're about to lower taxes

Moshe Kahlon says he plans to return money to weaker sectors, plans to lower taxes.Haim Lev, 3/11/2017, 10:20 PM
Housing prices continue to rise

Housing prices continue to rise

Report reveals failures of Moshe Kahlon and Yair Lapid to lower housing costs.David Rosenberg, 5/23/2016, 10:11 PM
End of the housing bubble?

End of the housing bubble?

Steady rise in price of housing has finally halted. But is this just a pause or the sign of a long term change?David Rosenberg, 2/22/2016, 5:23 PM
PM: We overcame missiles, we'll overcome knives

PM: We overcame missiles, we'll overcome knives

In visit to Afula, Prime Minister Netanyahu says terrorism will be defeated by 'the iron willpower of the Israeli people.'Ari Soffer, 11/3/2015, 4:53 PM
Housing Prices in Israel Continue to Soar

Housing Prices in Israel Continue to Soar

Prices soared by 5% between June 2014 and June 2015, with an estimated 2.7% increase in the last quarter.Cynthia Blank, 8/16/2015, 1:20 PM
Critics: Kahlon Plan To Make Homes More Expensive

Critics: Kahlon Plan To Make Homes More Expensive

Government votes to raise purchase tax, but will this make housing cheaper for Israelis? Depends on whom you ask.Moshe Cohen, 6/14/2015, 8:48 PM
PM on Housing Report: Still Much to Do

PM on Housing Report: Still Much to Do

The Comptroller's Report on housing is “a very important document on which we place a great deal of importance,” PM Netanyahu said.Moshe Cohen, 2/26/2015, 1:14 AM
New Comptroller Report to Slam PM on Housing

New Comptroller Report to Slam PM on Housing

A new report being prepared by Comptroller Yosef Shapira on housing could be a big problem for the Prime Minister.Moshe Cohen, 2/19/2015, 9:47 PM
Israeli Home Sales Break 13 Year Record

Israeli Home Sales Break 13 Year Record

The period between October and December 2014 was the most active on the Israel real estate scene since 2002, statistics said.Moshe Cohen, 2/19/2015, 2:42 AM
Kahlon Vows to Disband Israel Land Authority

Kahlon Vows to Disband Israel Land Authority

Kulanu head says his plan to lower housing prices will focus on disbanding govt. body managing state land, says it's 'like North Korea.'Ido Ben-Porat, Ari Yashar, 1/12/2015, 1:42 PM
Yesh Atid: Netanyahu a Weak and Failed PM

Yesh Atid: Netanyahu a Weak and Failed PM

Yesh Atid fires back after Netanyahu blames Yair Lapid for the rise in housing prices.Elad Benari, 1/7/2015, 6:43 AM
'The Israeli Public is Disappointed'

'The Israeli Public is Disappointed'

Prof. who headed socio-economic committee in 2011 warns that protest encouraging Israelis to move to Germany is “a real threat”.Ben Ariel, 10/7/2014, 5:44 AM
Ministers Agree on VAT-Free Housing

Ministers Agree on VAT-Free Housing

Housing and Finance ministers agree on landmark bill to eliminate VAT for first-time home-buyers, but not everyone is happy.Gil Ronen, 5/22/2014, 7:05 PM
Minister Warns Israeli Sovereignty is in Danger

Minister Warns Israeli Sovereignty is in Danger

Housing minister tells Arutz Sheva about proposed terror deal, 2015 housing price drop; slams collective punishment in Yitzhar.Hezki Baruch, Ari Yashar, 4/14/2014, 1:00 PM
Young Couples May Get VAT Break for First Home

Young Couples May Get VAT Break for First Home

Finance Minister will propose the tax break – that will cost the treasury about 2B shekels – on Monday.Gil Ronen, 3/18/2014, 9:13 AM
MK Ariel Launches New Karnei Shomron Neighborhood

MK Ariel Launches New Karnei Shomron Neighborhood

"Every neighborhood being built in Samaria helps lower housing prices. I am committed to building," says Housing Minister.Elad Benari, 8/29/2013, 4:16 AM