Why is the cost of housing so high? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • GeneG USA
    • 03.08.11 | 19:27 (IDT)

    Why is the cost of housing so high? Does it cost so much to build or are the builders simply taking high profits because they can get them. The government has many options including controlling prices, and going into the housing business and providing housing at cost. It will mean borrowing until houses are sold. It needs to set time schedules.

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