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Buying & Renting a Home

Adjusting to a new home and community is a critical part of successful acclimation and integration in Israel. The resources below provide guidance about renting a home and property purchase as well as Aliyah benefits, which include mortgages, tax breaks and rental assistance.
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1 Living on a Kibbutz 1527
2 Garin Communities 4988
3 Online Resources for Housing 33213
4 Short Term Housing 30157
5 Points to Consider in Choosing a Community 45917
6 Getting a Mortgage In Israel vs. the US 8320
7 Rent Subsidy Offices 14416
8 Glossary of Israeli Real Estate Terms 7399
9 Rental Agreements 11015
10 Legal Aspects of Buying Property 10167
11 A 10 Step Guide to Purchasing an Apartment in Israel 9655
12 Arnona (Reduced Municipal Tax) 22464
13 Mortgage Benefits 24785
14 Ownership Structure of Homes in Israel 5285
15 A Guide to Different Types of Mortgages in Israel 8776
16 Rental Assistance 33930
17 “Hidden Costs” Involved in Home Purchases 5002
18 When Do I Really Own My Home 6193