Short-term Property Management

Lease your property on the short-term market

Earn higher returns

MFA Property Management allows you to earn more from your property by renting it out on the higher yielding, short-term tenant market. We offer a complete solution, that furnishes and prepares the property, handles all marketing in English, Chinese and Japanese, and looks after all client relationships. This significantly drives greater value into your property, raising returns and increasing its value. As our leases are for a minimum of 1-month, it is legally compliant and home-owner association friendly.

How it works

Housing Japan will manage the following for you:

  • Furnishing your property to market standards

  • Marketing to tenants both foreign and domestic through a variety of services (including AirBnB)

  • Meeting and contracting with tenants, processing payments

  • Explanation of the ground rules for your property

  • Cleaning between tenants

  • Overseeing Maintenance and repairs of the property and the contents


Your Benefits

Extra Income

Monthly rents can be increased to account for the greater convenience you are now offering tenants.


We handle all aspects of the management, including preparation, marketing and client relationships.


Gain the ability to quickly adjust the usage of your property should you require.

Size of the Market

Total Tourists for 2015: 19,737,400.
(Source – JTB Tourism Research & Consultancy)

Total Tourists who stayed 28 Days to 1 year: 848,708
(4.3% of total tourists)
Source – Ministry of Infrastructure, Land and Tourism

Total of this with Haneda or Narita as ports of entry: 339,483
(roughly 40% of 4.3%)
Source – Ministry of Infrastructure, Land and Tourism

This is before we consider the continued rise in tourist numbers, and further developments targeting inbound visitors such as the recent approval of Casino construction and the growing student and business visitors.

Fee Structure

Housing Japan will charge a flat rate of 20% of the total monthly revenue – only when a booking is confirmed and pre-paid. This removes any monthly burden from your side, and incentivizes us to ensure that your occupancy rate and income remains high.

More information & Free Consultation

To find out more, contact Housing Japan.

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