About The Event
Thinking about purchasing a property in Jerusalem? Have questions? We've assembled a panel of top Jerusalem based real estate professionals who are ready to answer any questions you may have. The event is an open panel discussion, open to the audience to ask whatever questions that you may have.
March 3rd 2019
10am, JMark Interiors Showroom, 461 Central Avenue, Cedarhurst, NY
March 4th 2019
7:30pm, 1303 Somerset Road, Teaneck, NY
More Information about our Panel Members
Ben Levene: CapitIL Real Estate Agency
Ben has close to ten years experience as a licensed real estate agent working in the residential property market of Jerusalem.
Ben manages the residential sales team at CapitIL, and one of his many areas of expertise is in helping clients to purchase brand new apartments 'on paper'.
CapitIL was founded as an English speaking agency to offer a better service for overseas buyers looking to purchase a property in Jerusalem.
CapitIL has a great selection of properties available for sale for a wide range of budgets and needs.
Jeffrey Mark: JMark Interiors
Jeffrey has decades of experience of delivering interior design projects for his customers at the highest standards.
The opening of JMark's Jerusalem office has enabled many clients to make a home in Israel, built to the same high quality that they would expect to find in America.
JMark offer a one stop shop for any renovation work or new build projects enabling you to manage the entire process in English and know that it will be delivered to the same standards that you would expect in America.
Avi Goldberg: City of Gold Apartments
Avi is the founder and CEO of City of Gold Apartments, the leading property management company in Jerusalem. Many people thinking of purchasing a vacation apartment wonder how they will be able to look after it when they're back home.
City of Gold is the answer - they can take care of everything from mail collection, repairs and bills all the way through to stocking the fridge and making sure there are clean linens before your arrival.
Tzvi Schapiro: First Israel Mortgages
Tzvi is a co-founder of First Israel Mortgages.
First Israel is a boutique mortgage brokerage providing services to Anglo investors since 2010.
First Israel has financed over 2 Billion NIS in Israeli residential real estate purchases while providing their clients with preferred financing terms and VIP service - savings clients both time and money.
Josh Portman: Portman & Co, Law Offices & Notary
Josh Portman was born and raised in the United States and is originally from Columbus, Ohio.
Josh studied at Northwestern University where he received both his undergraduate and law degrees.
After graduating from law school he moved to Israel where he has resided since 1990 with his wife (whom he met in Israel) and their three children.
Josh has been practicing law in Israel for over 20 years specializing in the representation of foreign residents (mainly from English speaking countries) in real estate acquisitions, sales and investments.
Josh prides himself on providing personal, individualized service from start to finish, paying attention to the finest details of every transaction and catering his representation to the specific needs of foreign citizens doing business in Israel.
His expertise includes the negotiation and drafting of contracts, tax advice, assistance in procuring financing, estate matters and general expertise in all matters relating to real estate.
Josh is the owner and managing partner of his own private boutique real estate firm, Portman Law Offices, located in the center of Jerusalem.