Chief economist of the Ministry of Finance has published its monthly report on Israeli residential real estate market.
According to the report, in January 2018 in various parts of the country was sold 9 thousand apartments (500 of them in the framework of the state program «the new settler»), which is 10% more than in December 2017, according to the newspaper «Globs».
In the primary market in January was sold 1.900 apartments (not including flats sold under «newcomer») is about the same as the previous month and 15% less than in January 2017.
As noted in the report, in comparison with an indicator of January of last year, sales of housing at market prices (without regard to «newcomer») decreased by 10%.
— Sale, purchase and rent housing in Israel