Housing and Construction Ministry

14,000 new housing units for Bet Shemesh, 60% to haredim

14,000 new housing units will be constructed in the coming years in Bet Shemesh, 60% are earmarked for haredim.Yoel Domb, 11/30/2016, 8:35 PM

Upgrade on 'Cost of Living' lottery for discounted housing

Ministers Kahlon and Galant have changed the lottery to win discounted housing, in order to increase the chances of a win.Hezki Baruch, 8/22/2016, 5:33 PM

Uri Ariel to Leftists: Bring it On

Housing Minister dismisses criticism over housing, encourages right-wing voters to attend polls and the rally Sunday for a secure Israel.Shimon Cohen and Tova Dvorin, 3/15/2015, 11:56 AM

134.5 Million Shekel Program Launched to Expand Gaza Belt

Large-scale program to appeal to young families to move to the region with heavily subsidized housing.Yishai Karov, 1/21/2015, 7:31 PM

PA: Talks could Collapse over Housing

Construction of homes for Jewish people could end negotiations, warns Yasser Abed Rabbo.Gil Ronen, 8/13/2013, 2:50 PM

PA: Stop Tenders or Talks are Off

"Let Netanyahu make peace with Bennett,” senior PA official tells Voice of Israel radio.Gil Ronen and Ari Soffer, 8/12/2013, 9:35 AM

MK Says New Tenders Part of Bigger Deal

Bayit Yehudi's Slomiansky tell IDF Radio extensive construction in Jerusalem, Judea and Samaria is on its way.Gil Ronen, 8/12/2013, 8:45 AM

Nationalists Defend Housing Tenders, Blast Left's 'Hypocrisy'

Bennett: the question is not why are we building in Jerusalem, but why haven't we been doing so until now.Gil Ronen, 8/11/2013, 6:25 PM

PA Slams Israeli Construction in Judea and Samaria

Housing Minister Uri Ariel retorts: "No country in the world accepts dictates from other countries on where it is allowed to build or not."Gil Ronen, 8/11/2013, 4:20 PM

Gov't Plans 80,000 Housing Units

Plan calls for marketing plots for another 25,000 units per year.Gil Ronen, 5/29/2013, 10:07 PM

Uri Ariel: Building in E1 ‘A Right and an Obligation’

Israel will build homes in the E1 area near Jerusalem despite opposition, Housing Minister declares.Maayana Miskin, 4/16/2013, 6:55 PM