Tag Archives: Japan Real Estate News

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 »

Q & A – Japan’s Negative Interest Rates and their Effect on RE Property Investment

Share the post “Q & A – Japan’s Negative Interest Rates and their Effect on RE Property Investment” FacebookTwitterLinkedInWeiboE-mailRedditBookmarkPrint 15 Sept, 2017 – This Week in his Q&A column on “Asian Property Review” magazine, NTI’s Asia-Pacific Executive Manager, Mr. Ziv 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 »

Housing Demand and Tourism Boost Land Prices in Japan

Share the post “Housing Demand and Tourism Boost Land Prices in Japan” FacebookTwitterLinkedInWeiboE-mailRedditBookmarkPrint 05 July, 2017 – Land prices in Japan rose 0.4 percent on average as of Jan. 1 from a year earlier, marking the second consecutive year of more »

You Asked Us…I’m new to Japan’s property market. Where is the best place to invest?

Share the post “You Asked Us…I’m new to Japan’s property market. Where is the best place to invest?” FacebookTwitterLinkedInWeiboE-mailRedditBookmarkPrint 22 Jun, 2017 – Across Japan, other than in Tokyo, foreign investors have been turning to investments in high yield, cash more »

Japan’s Economy on a Warm Streak

Share the post “Japan’s Economy on a Warm Streak” FacebookTwitterLinkedInWeiboE-mailRedditBookmarkPrint 15 Jun, 2017 – TOKYO — Japan’s economic engine may not exactly be roaring, but there is a definite hum in the air. The economy grew for a fifth consecutive more »

Japan’s Shared Houses a Trendy Lifestyle Choice for Social Singles

Share the post “Japan’s Shared Houses a Trendy Lifestyle Choice for Social Singles” FacebookTwitterLinkedInWeiboE-mailRedditBookmarkPrint 22 May, 2017 – Fully furnished rooms with shared kitchens, chandeliers, soundproof music rooms and parties galore. Plus, the chance of finding the love of your more »

Sapporo Becomes First Major City to Recognize Same-Sex Partnerships

Share the post “Sapporo Becomes First Major City to Recognize Same-Sex Partnerships” FacebookTwitterLinkedInWeiboE-mailRedditBookmarkPrint 17 May, 2017 – SAPPORO – The municipal government of Sapporo has said it plans to officially recognize same-sex partnerships between gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender couples more »

Japan’s Real Estate Sector Poised to Thrive as Nation’s Wages Expected to Accelerate

Share the post “Japan’s Real Estate Sector Poised to Thrive as Nation’s Wages Expected to Accelerate” FacebookTwitterLinkedInWeiboE-mailRedditBookmarkPrint 11 May, 2017 – TOKYO • It is not making headlines yet, but wages in Japan are rising the fastest in decades, in more »

Japan’s Healthcare Property Market Projects a Promising Future

Share the post “Japan’s Healthcare Property Market Projects a Promising Future” FacebookTwitterLinkedInWeiboE-mailRedditBookmarkPrint 08 May, 2017 – When investors look at Japan, they invariably think about its ageing population and the effect it will have on savings. Astute players in the more »

Government Subsidies for Home-Owners Renting to Seniors

Share the post “Government Subsidies for Home-Owners Renting to Seniors” FacebookTwitterLinkedInWeiboE-mailRedditBookmarkPrint 05 May, 2017 – An initiative to incentivize property owners to make available vacant homes for use by the elderly, low-income households and child-rearing families won approval in the more »