It is an explicite Torah prohibition: LO TEHONEM! - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • obedient Jew
    • 20.10.10 | 07:00 (IST)

    It is the Rabbi's duty to teach people to observe Torah, and the Torah explicitely says: Lo Tehonem - don't give them footing in the country, which means not to sell or rent property to non-Jews in Israel. The real question is: why to the gentiles let Jews stay and own property in their own countries, where Jews have nothing to do, nowadays we have our own state.

    from the article: Safed rabbis urge Jews to refrain from renting apartments to Arabs
    First published 01:32 20.10.10 | Last updated 01:32 20.10.10
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