Middle-class Modi’in, new home of Israel’s rich and famous

31.01.2014                      30.Schwat.5774                      Rosch Chodesch 1


Middle-class Modi’in, new home of Israel's rich and famous

The city’s Buchman section has quietly become home to businesspeople, politicians and wealthy English-speaking immigrants.

When Moti Ben-Moshe first surfaced in Israel’s public consciousness at the end of last year as he and Argentine property mogul Eduardo Elsztain made an audacious takeover bid for the IDB group, much was made of where lives: Modi’in, a medium-sized city off the Tel Aviv-Jerusalem highway….