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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 2392
2 Garin Communities 5640
3 Online Resources for Housing 38352
4 Short Term Housing 32669
5 Points to Consider in Choosing a Community 50436
6 Getting a Mortgage In Israel vs. the US 9519
7 Rent Subsidy Offices 15848
8 Glossary of Israeli Real Estate Terms 8594
9 Rental Agreements 12131
10 Legal Aspects of Buying Property 11636
11 A 10 Step Guide to Purchasing an Apartment in Israel 10841
12 Arnona (Reduced Municipal Tax) 25209
13 Mortgage Benefits 27270
14 Ownership Structure of Homes in Israel 5752
15 A Guide to Different Types of Mortgages in Israel 9863
16 Rental Assistance 37890
17 “Hidden Costs” Involved in Home Purchases 5575
18 When Do I Really Own My Home 6691