The Homestead Initiative for Israel: Synopsis and Proposal
The housing initiative proposed here by Zehut friend Steven Hemmat is very similar to the Zehut initiative to solve Israel's housing shortage.
In the American experience, many families used the Homestead Act to populate the land, build towns, and eventually create new states from the territories. More than 270 million acres – 10% of all U.S. lands – passed to individuals through the Homestead Act and its successors. Click here to read full proposal