Category: Market News

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Mabat Hashuk August 2022
Mabat HaShuk

Is the tide turning? Mabat Hashuk August 2022

While a dramatic decline in demand for homes was recorded, home prices continued to rise rapidly leaving real estate experts totally stunned. Toward the end of the month, the Bank of Israel raised the interest rates, the sharpest rate of increase in the past 20 years bringing the prime interest rate to 3.5 percent. As...

Buildings in Israel
Israel real estate 2022
Mabat HaShuk

Real estate deals of the month — Mabat HaShuk July 2022

July saw tourists flocking back to Israel in numbers that are reminiscent of pre-Covid days. While hotels, sites, and attractions were crowded with foreign visitors, real estate agents servicing international clients also noted significant activity among foreign buyers, many of who are back in Israel for the first time since before Covid. Buyitinisrael has heard...

Home in Israel
Mabat HaShuk

Real estate deals in Israel: Mabat Hashuk — June 2022

June was another busy month in the Israeli real estate world: Dira b’Hanacha, the government’s discounted program for first-time home buyers, was expanded, the Construction Cost index increased by a further 0.5% and interest rates continued to rise. At the end of the month, the fragile government was forced to dismantle bringing even more uncertainty...

home in Jerusalem
Mabat HaShuk

Mabat HaShuk May 2022

May was a busy month in Israel with Yom Hazikaron and Yom Haatzmaut, followed by Lag Ba’omer and Yom Yerushalayim. Tourism is back at close to pre-Covid levels, and the summer weather is here to stay. While interest rates are on the rise, there has been a small but noticeable slowdown in real estate transactions...

home prices continuing to rise
April real estate sales
home in Netanya
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