Renting an Apartment in Israel: A Primer

Renting an apartment seems like such a casual affair, especially if you’ve come from a country where rental complexes and professionally run rental buildings are the norm. In Israel, you will be dealing with a private landlord who is renting out an apartment or home which they likely purchased or held onto as an investment. This impacts the nature of the lease agreement in myriad ways, and tenants need to be very careful before entering into lease agreements in Israel.

Article in ESRA Magazine – Issue 163: January 2012 (http://esra-magazine