A Gift From Shoah Victims to Survivors, Decades On

Profits from sale of land in Israel bought by Jews who later died in the Holocaust without leaving heirs will benefit survivors.

Eighty years after J., a Jew from Warsaw, bought two plots of land in Mandatory Palestine, the property is about to be sold at tender. It was a good investment: The location of the lots, 600 square meters together, was considered isolated and unattractive at the time; now it is in the middle of a huge residential and commercial project being planned for south Holon, just south of Tel...