Over 20 RE/MAX Israel Agents Sell Millions Worth of Illegal Properties in West Bank Settlements

(This article is published in Mondoweiss.)

Over 20 agents for the real estate corporation RE/MAX Israel, working in at least eight offices, are selling many millions of dollars worth of illegal properties in over 15 settlements in the occupied Palestinian territories. Mondoweiss has compiled a non-exhaustive list of RE/MAX Israel offices and agents engaging in these illegal transactions.

RE/MAX Israel offices Momentum, Vision, Agam, Atid, Trend, More, Express, and Hazomet have sold illegal properties in the occupied Palestinian territories. Homes are for sale not just in occupied East Jerusalem, but also in settlements located kilometers beyond the Green Line. These offices are selling properties in illegal settlements including, but not limited to:

  • Adam (Geva Binyamin)
  • Ariel
  • Beit Aryeh
  • Betar Illit
  • East Talpiot (Armon HaNatziv)
  • French Hill (Giv’at Shapira)
  • Gilo
  • Givat HaMivtar
  • Karnei shomron
  • Kfar Adumim
  • Kokhav Ya’akov
  • Ma’ale Adumim
  • Ma’alot Dafna
  • Pisgat Ze’ev
  • Old City
  • Ramat Eshkol
  • Ramot

The RE/MAX Atid office is located in the Ma’ale Adumim settlement in the occupied West Bank. At the time of writing of this article, its owner and broker, Michael Brand, was selling 15 illegal properties in Ma’ale Adumim, totaling almost $10 million USD.

A luxury home sold by Brand in Ma’ale Adumim is going for over $1 million USD.

Read more at Mondoweiss.