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Bank of Israel Sets New Mortgage Limits After Home Prices Jump 5%

In a draft directive presented by Banks Commissioner David Zaken, lenders will have to boost their capital buffers on mortgages exceeding 45% of the property value.

The Bank of Israel said on Tuesday that it was imposing new restrictions on home loans, just hours after the government reported that home prices had jumped...