PM, finance, construction ministers hold housing meetings

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu will meet with Finance Minister Yuval Steinitz and Housing and Construction Minister Ariel Atias Monday in order to formulate a plan to ease housing restrictions, Army Radio reported.
The three also met last night, agreeing to provide benefits to couples who purchase their first apartment and to increase funding for student dormitories.
It was also agreed to continue with the establishment of national housing committees, and that these committees will include an affordable housing component.