Aug. 3, 1797

“Jewish Patent” issued by Emperor Francis [Present-day Austria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Hungary]: “[…] Jews are prohibited from purchasing and owning immovable goods […].”
Bondy, Gottlieb and Franz Dworsky: Geschichte der Juden in Böhmen, Mähren und Schlesien; II 1577-1620 (History of Jews in Bohemia, Maehren, and Silesia; Vol. II 1577-1620); (Prague; 1906); Researched and Translated by Ziba Shadjaani 6/20/2017