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Omer

Written by on March 4, 2014
Omer

Omer is an upscale town just north of Beer Sheva. Omer is known for its high socio-economic ranking. It is one of three municipalities to score 10/10, along with Kochav Yair and Savyon. Omer’s population is roughly 7000 residents. The majority of Omer’s population is secular and Ashkenazi, including both young families and senior citizens. Omer […]

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Kiryat Gat

Written by on January 9, 2014
Kiryat Gat

Kiryat Gat’s natural surroundings are some of the most beautiful and fascinating in Israel and are a classic example of Ben-Gurion’s vision of settling the land of Israel. Kiryat Gat was founded in the 1950’s at the heart of the lush and historical Lachish region, surrounded by thousands of acres of national parks, to serve […]

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Eilat

Written by on December 31, 2013
Eilat

Eilat is the most southern of Israel’s cities and is well known as a holiday resort and port on the Red Sea. Eilat is currently home to approximately 46,600 residences. Through various development plans the government wants to increase this number to 150,000 residences and declare Eilat a metropolitan area within the coming years. Local […]

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Mitzpe Ramon

Written by on October 20, 2013
Mitzpe Ramon

Mitzpe Ramon is a unique town due to its stunningly beautiful surroundings, perched on a cliff above the Makhtesh Ramon Crater (a World Heritage Site). The town has a population of approximately 5,500 residents, with a mix of veteran locals, artists who moved from the center of country, Hesder Yeshiva families and a small but […]

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Yerucham

Written by on June 4, 2013
Yerucham

Deep in the heart of Israel’s sunny Negev, located between Lake Yerucham and Israel’s Great Crater, sits the peaceful town of Yerucham. Yerucham is proud of its growing recognition as a center for education in the Negev. Yeruham was established in 1951. Until the 1990s, the majority of its residents came from North African communities, […]

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Ofakim

Written by on June 4, 2013
Ofakim

Founded with 50 families from North Africa in 1955, this city is expected to grow to 65,000 residents within the next 10 years. Aided by Project Alpha to expand the population as well as land development, this community is quickly becoming the center spot of the area. The government has shown a clear interest in […]

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Netivot

Written by on June 4, 2013
Netivot

This city has the charm of being a small remote town, yet its proximity to the center of the country makes it a prime location. Netivot is a city with a very mixed population, where each group works at finding the balance of respect for the other, while maintaining a lifestyle that is meaningful to them. A […]

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Dimona

Written by on May 30, 2013
Dimona

This southern city, known to English speakers for decades as a backwater development town, has begun a wonderful process of transforming itself into a city that is now ready to absorb Olim from Western countries. Residents of this city benefit from a  Periphery Income Tax Break on salary earned, after having resided in the community […]

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Ashkelon

Written by on May 30, 2013
Ashkelon

The ancient Biblical city of Ashkelon is today a beautiful community of 110,000 residents, nestled on the shores of the Mediterranean Sea. Ashkelon is 48 km South of Tel Aviv, approximately 50 minutes by train, 40 minutes by car. Providing a high standard of living at low cost, Ashkelon is an excellent community in which […]

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Arad

Written by on May 30, 2013
Arad

Arad borders on the Judean Desert and the Negev. It is 48 km East of Be’er Sheva and 24 km west of the Dead Sea. The city was founded in 1962 as the first planned city in the State of Israel, and it offers its residents a high quality of life and a vibrant, lively […]

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