Real Estate Property

With the Vancouver real estate market making headlines, this new three-part Talmud series will present a Talmudic perspective on real estate, ownership, trust and proof – as discussed in the third chapter of tractate Bava Batra.


Presumptive Ownership – December 10th  
The Principles of ‘Chazakah’

‘Occupy’ – December 17th  
The Three Years Chazakah

The Migo Principle – January 21st
When Logic Determines Trust 

Real Estate Property – February 4th 
Principles of Ownership

Witnesses and Testimony – February 11th  
Principles of 'Hakchasha'

Instructor: Rabbi Binyomin Bitton

Thursdays, 7:15-8:15 pm
The Jewish Academy
1260 Howe Street

Rabbi Binyomin Bitton is the founder and Dean of the Jewish Academy. His Talmud lectures recently went virtual on Jewish.TV, the largest's Jewish video and audio site, to's 1.8 million unique monthly visitors.