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Open House – Short-Term Furnished Apartments

  Housing Japan is delighted to be able to offer a selection of luxury, furnished apartments in central Tokyo available for short term stays of one month or more.   Larger and more comfortable than regular serviced apartments (including full-size kitchens).   Superior rates and more vacancies in better locations (including Aoyama, Azabu and Roppongi). […]

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When Buying Smart, Size Does Matter

During my search, I went on property tours where I saw exclusively 3 bedroom condos. None of them did it for me. Many 3 bedroom apartments, especially in large multi-unit condos, have layouts featuring two normal proportioned rooms and then a third, ugly duckling of a bedroom. This ugly duckling can often be identified by […]

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Tokyo Property Headlines – Mid September

A number of news sources have recently pointed to more evidence that the Japanese economy – more specifically the Abenomics transformation of it – has turned a corner. Some key talking points are being raised – and for those considering buying a home or investing in the Tokyo property market – these should be of […]

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Tenant Testimonials

Everybody who stays at an apartment managed by Housing Japan expects the highest-level of customer care, and to make sure we are living up to that expectation we ask guests to provide feedback from time-to-time. The below is a sample of recent reviews that people have been kind enough to share with us.   The […]

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The Housing Japan Magazine, 2017

The new edition of the Housing Japan Magazine, our look at fine-living, good travel and fantastic shopping in Tokyo, is out now. The 2017 edition once again features some exceptional photography, courtesy of one of the city`s leading professionals, Alfie Goodrich. Our main features cover the latest in the Tokyo property market, as well as […]

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Should I rent or buy in Japan?

Its a familiar enough choice, one that individuals and families face up to everyday, all over the world. Is it better to rent or to buy my home? So how about when it comes to Tokyo? Just as those in London, Sydney or New York will be considering wether or not it is worth arranging […]

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The Housing Japan Magazine

Housing Japan has released the 10th edition of the annual Housing Japan magazine, a guide to fine dining, good travel and fantastic shopping in the world`s greatest city, Tokyo. This year`s edition features some exceptional photography, courtesy of one of the city`s leading professionals, Alfie Goodrich. We also take time to interview up-and-coming model Norie, […]

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Mori Building to Transform Tokyo`s Toranomon District

Toranomon Hills has been one of the stand out developments in Tokyo in recent years; its striking architecture, scale and amenities have transformed the once dire Toranomon area into a fashionable business hub. The facility, which adheres to Mori`s city-within-a-city concept includes luxury hotel, high-end office space, restaurants, boutique retail, event spaces, garden area and […]

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Why Move up in Tokyo?

In our new promotion video, leasing agent Ai Tanaka looks over some points to consider when it comes comes to moving up in Tokyo.   At Housing Japan we have built a business around servicing the basic human need of matching you with a good home in which to live your life in Tokyo. Our […]

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High Court Palaise 244: A Modern Luxury in Yokohama`s Historic Streets

Price: 119,800,000 yen 3 Bedrooms Historic Area of Yokohama, close to Tokyo Ultra-luxury condominium Welcome to High Court Palaise 244, a building that marries modern style to this most historic of areas. Yamate is the district that diplomats, industrialists and pioneers from around the world made their home during Japan`s great opening up in the late 19th century. As the […]

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Inflation Returns to Japan

Two pieces of good news from the Japanese economy this week that take effect on the property market. First, The NYTimes on the overall state of the economy. Secondly, The Wall Street Journal on the return of inflation. So, Japan has once again left recession. Perhaps not big news as the last ten years have seen a […]

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Tokyo Market Report

The Tokyo Market Report is a document produced by Housing Japan to give you an overview of the Tokyo property market and an introduction to future developments as we see them from here on the ground. We develop this report from annual Housing Japan data and as well as other sources including publications by the […]

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Year End Tokyo Market Report

This is Chiaki from the Sales Division at Housing Japan. I have been sending out weekly emails with updated information on hot properties and the current trends in the Tokyo real estate market. If at any time you would want me to forward my previous issues or subscribe to new ones, please feel free to […]

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