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Another Building Freeze?

Another Building Freeze?

'Master plan' to build new neighborhood in Har Homa put on hold 'for no reason' - while plans for Arab neighborhoods kept on the agenda.Tova Dvorin, 25/03/2015 12:56
Minister: 2015 to be Banner Year for Home Building

Minister: 2015 to be Banner Year for Home Building

The Housing Ministry says that 46,000 homes will be completed between January and October of 2015 - far more than this year.Moshe Cohen , 30/11/2014 17:35
Housing Crisis Deepens as Building Remains Frozen

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, 01/10/2014 15:15
Conflict Erupts Over Solutions to Housing Crisis

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, 13/05/2014 09:56
Lapid Pulls Funds for Judea and Samaria - Again

Lapid Pulls Funds for Judea and Samaria - Again

Yo-yo budgeting? FM pulls Housing Ministry funding, causing Jewish Home MK to rail against Finance 'circus.'Tova Dvorin, 29/04/2014 14:59
Ariel Reveals Emergency Cost-Lowering Plan

Ariel Reveals Emergency Cost-Lowering Plan

Housing Minister Uri Ariel commits to lowering prices by 2014, reveals ‘evict and build’ scheme.Maayana Miskin, 17/11/2013 13:08
Carmiel: 600 Homeless, 'There Have Been Suicides'

Carmiel: 600 Homeless, '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, 03/07/2013 11:17
Shlomo Ben Eliyahu is Director of Housing Min

Shlomo Ben Eliyahu is Director of Housing Min

Ben Eliyahu is the firstborn son of the late Rabbi Mordechai Eliyahu, who was Chief Rabbi.Gil Ronen, 09/04/2013 12:10
Israel's Response to Obama? Keep on Building

Israel's Response to Obama? 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, 16/01/2013 12:00
Likud Kicks Off Campaign With Promises Galore

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, 25/12/2012 23:47
Housing Ministry to Market 551 New Homes

Housing Ministry to Market 551 New Homes

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, 07/06/2012 04:14