Tag Archives: Japan Inheritance Tax

The Future of Minamisoma City, Fukushima

Share the post “The Future of Minamisoma City, Fukushima” FacebookTwitterLinkedInWeiboE-mailRedditBookmarkPrint 07 Nov, 2017 – Fried chicken took to the skies over Fukushima Prefecture in northern Japan this week as Rakuten began drone deliveries of products from Lawson convenience stores. Forget more »

You Asked Us – “Can I Re-Sell my Investment Property?”

Share the post “You Asked Us – “Can I Re-Sell my Investment Property?”” FacebookTwitterLinkedInWeiboE-mailRedditBookmarkPrint 03 Nov, 2017 – Because the Japanese property market is very active, globally second only to the USA, selling your property is a viable exit strategy. more »

Japan’s Short Term Accommodations Market Expected to Heat Up

Share the post “Japan’s Short Term Accommodations Market Expected to Heat Up” FacebookTwitterLinkedInWeiboE-mailRedditBookmarkPrint 11 Oct, 2017 – Needing a place to stay before moving to a new home, James Degan recently went on Airbnb and found an apartment in Tokyo’s more »

MasterCard Reveals Japan’s Fastest Growing Tourist City

Share the post “MasterCard Reveals Japan’s Fastest Growing Tourist City” FacebookTwitterLinkedInWeiboE-mailRedditBookmarkPrint 27 Sept, 2017 – On Tuesday, MasterCard revealed the results of its annual Destination Cities Index. The survey not only provides insight into the spending of international travelers but more »

You Asked Us – “Does Age Really Matter?”

Share the post “You Asked Us – “Does Age Really Matter?”” FacebookTwitterLinkedInWeiboE-mailRedditBookmarkPrint 26 Sept, 2017 – Location, location, location is what we hear about most when it comes to real estate. But what about age? A major change to Japan’s more »

You Asked Us – “What Does Insurance Cover?”

Share the post “You Asked Us – “What Does Insurance Cover?”” FacebookTwitterLinkedInWeiboE-mailRedditBookmarkPrint 08 Aug, 2017 – Earthquakes and natural disasters are known to occur in Japan. Therefore, a popular question asked by investors is, “What exactly does insurance cover?” It’s more »

Experts Urge Americans to Invest in Europe and Asia

Share the post “Experts Urge Americans to Invest in Europe and Asia” FacebookTwitterLinkedInWeiboE-mailRedditBookmarkPrint 1 Aug, 2017 – A major Wall Street firm is urging investors to take money out of the U.S. stock market and move it abroad. Stephen Wood, more »

You Asked Us – What is the Difference Between “Net pre-tax Yield” and “Gross Yield”?

Share the post “You Asked Us – What is the Difference Between “Net pre-tax Yield” and “Gross Yield”?” FacebookTwitterLinkedInWeiboE-mailRedditBookmarkPrint 20 July, 2017 – Yield is a key factor in real estate investing, expressing rental revenue as a proportion of a more »

Condos Rebound in the Tokyo Area after Four Years

Share the post “Condos Rebound in the Tokyo Area after Four Years” FacebookTwitterLinkedInWeiboE-mailRedditBookmarkPrint 25 July, 2017 – The number of new condominiums put up for sale in the greater Tokyo area in the January-June period grew 1.9 percent from the more »

Video – Japan Gift/Inheritance Tax Basics

Share the post “Video – Japan Gift/Inheritance Tax Basics” FacebookTwitterLinkedInWeiboE-mailRedditBookmarkPrint 20 Jul, 2017 – The following video from our partner, Mr Sadaysu Ito of “Sadywell Accounting” in Tokyo, clearly explains the basics of inheritance taxation for property investors, drilling down more »