Tag Archives: Japan Real Estate News

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 »

RETalkAsia Interview with Priti Donnelly, Sales/Marketing Manager at NTI

Share the post “RETalkAsia Interview with Priti Donnelly, Sales/Marketing Manager at NTI” FacebookTwitterLinkedInWeiboE-mailRedditBookmarkPrint 01 May, 2017 – Priti Donnelly is the sales and marketing manager at Nippon Tradings International, a proxy and buyers’ agency representing foreign investors with purchasing, selling more »

Japan Grapples with Labor Shortage Amidst Surging Condo Construction

Share the post “Japan Grapples with Labor Shortage Amidst Surging Condo Construction” FacebookTwitterLinkedInWeiboE-mailRedditBookmarkPrint 28 Apr, 2017 – TOKYO — Construction companies in Japan are scrambling to hire site managers as the industry is gearing up for a surge in building projects more »

Japanese Companies Actively Hire Foreign Workers Prompting Diversity

Share the post “Japanese Companies Actively Hire Foreign Workers Prompting Diversity” FacebookTwitterLinkedInWeiboE-mailRedditBookmarkPrint 17 Apr, 2017 – TOKYO — The net inflow of foreign residents into Japan was the largest ever during the last statistical year, as the government pushes policies more »

Increasing Number of Foreign Entrepreneurs Call Fukuoka Home

Share the post “Increasing Number of Foreign Entrepreneurs Call Fukuoka Home” FacebookTwitterLinkedInWeiboE-mailRedditBookmarkPrint 5 Apr, 2017 – From the fifth-floor office of his internet startup, Kazz Watabe can see the sea bass jump in the bay as he works on his more »

Airbnb Japan Moves out of the Grey and into the Green

Share the post “Airbnb Japan Moves out of the Grey and into the Green” FacebookTwitterLinkedInWeiboE-mailRedditBookmarkPrint 23 Mar, 2017 – Airbnb Inc. is finally getting the green light to do business in Japan after years of operating in gray areas of more »

Kawasaki Studio – High-yielding Gem Near Tokyo

Share the post “Kawasaki Studio – High-yielding Gem Near Tokyo” FacebookTwitterLinkedInWeiboE-mailRedditBookmarkPrint 06 Mar, 2017 – Ziv Nakajima – Magen analyses the pros and cons of buying a tenanted studio unit in up-and-coming Kawasaki, Japan’s fastest growing city. Kawasaki city, aside more »

Three Misconceptions about Japan’s Properties

Share the post “Three Misconceptions about Japan’s Properties” FacebookTwitterLinkedInWeiboE-mailRedditBookmarkPrint 28 Feb, 2017 – Japan’s attractive property market draws real estate investors worldwide for its high yield, affordability, rental income cash flow and safe haven economic environment. While the real estate more »

Taiwan and Singapore Banks Offer Some Flexibility to Japan’s Daunting Mortgage Process

Share the post “Taiwan and Singapore Banks Offer Some Flexibility to Japan’s Daunting Mortgage Process” FacebookTwitterLinkedInWeiboE-mailRedditBookmarkPrint 20 Feb, 2017 – TOKYO — Applying for a mortgage can be a cumbersome process in any country. For many non-Japanese looking to buy more »

Japan – 3rd Largest Economy in the World Sought for Trade Deals after TPP Demise

Share the post “Japan – 3rd Largest Economy in the World Sought for Trade Deals after TPP Demise” FacebookTwitterLinkedInWeiboE-mailRedditBookmarkPrint 27 Jan, 2017 – TOKYO — President Trump’s decision to pull the United States out of the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal more »

Tokyo Area Condos Drop as Condo Market Expected to Rise in Suburbs

Share the post “Tokyo Area Condos Drop as Condo Market Expected to Rise in Suburbs” FacebookTwitterLinkedInWeiboE-mailRedditBookmarkPrint 23 Jan, 2017 – New condominiums put up for sale in the greater Tokyo area in 2016 fell 11.6 percent from the previous year more »