Real estate prices

27Sep 2017

The Gazit-Globe Research Institute at the Interdisciplinary Center (IDC) Herzliya found that housing prices rose 2.5% in the first half of 2017. The decline in the volume of housing deals (15% in the second quarter, compared with the corresponding quarter last year) has not yet cooled off prices. The housing prices index of the Gazit-Globe […]

07Jan 2017

Forecasting what’s going to happen in the coming year is a tricky business, especially in the Israel residential real estate market. Just ask Tal Aldrotti, Israel’s Chief State Appraiser, “If you want to know whether prices fell in 2017, ask me in 2018,” Aldrotti said at the opening panel of Nadlan City, Israel’s most important […]

25Dec 2016

Real estate mavens expect the restored Valley Train’s arrival to have a positive effect on values in Tiberias and other stops along its extended route. By Avishai Shklar December 2016 The Valley Train, known in Hebrew as Rakevet Haemek, is both part of Israel’s history and its future. The original line, built by the Ottoman […]