In Ashdod, Buyers Angle for a Room With a View – and a Bomb Shelter

The wave of buyers from France materialized, but home prices soared 7-8% last year. What’s in demand? A vista and a reinforced-concrete safe room.

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The high price of housing in Ashdod may seem surprising to some observers, but not to the city’s residents. The city is just 38 kilometers (23 miles) from the Gaza border and during last summer’s fighting it...