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Apartments with roof terraces or gardens

Who doesn’t like a bit of outdoor space to relax? In the middle of Tokyo, such space is considered a rarity and a luxury.

The following is a selection of apartments in central Tokyo with rooftop terraces or private gardens.

Minamiaoyama Terrace Tokiwamatsu Forest 2F sm Minami Aoyama Terrace Tokiwamatsu Forest Apt. 2F
1-Bedroom, 1 Bathroom
Size: 82.47 sqm (887 sqft) + 28.64 sqm roof terrace
109,500,000 Yen
(1,328,000 Yen/sqm)
Akasaka Shinsaka Park Mansion 4F sm3 Akasaka Shinsaka Park Mansion Apt. 4F
2-Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom *New Listing*
Size: 99.82 sqm (1,074 sqft) + 40 sqm roof terrace
148,000,000 Yen
(1,483,000 Yen/sqm)
Case Kamiyamacho E sm Case Kamiyamacho Apt. E
2-Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom
Size: 147.56 sqm (1,588 sqft) + 31.44 sqm rooftop garden
195,000,000 Yen
(1,321,000 Yen/sqm)
The House Minamiazabu 6F sm1 The House Minamiazabu Apt. 6F *New Listing*
1-Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, 1 car space
Size: 81.21 sqm (874 sqft) + 18.79 sqm roof terrace
198,000,000 Yen
(2,438,000 Yen/sqm)
Minami Aoyama Toyoda Park Mansion sm Minami Aoyama Toyoda Park Mansion 1F
3-Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom
Size: 150.45 sqm (1,619 sqft) + 50 sqm garden
198,000,000 Yen
(1,316,000 Yen/sqm)
Case Kamiyamacho B sm Case Kamiyamacho Apt. B
3-Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom
Size: 151.49 sqm (1,630 sqft) + 11.23 sqm rooftop garden
205,000,000 Yen
(1,353,000 Yen/sqm)
Case Kamiyamacho A sm Case Kamiyamacho Apt. A
2-Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, 1 car space
Size: 147.65 sqm (1,589 sqft) + 20.05 sqm garden
220,000,000 Yen
(1,490,000 Yen/sqm)
Foretseine Azabu Nagasaka 1F sm Foretseine Azabu Nagasaka Apt. 1F
3-Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom *New Listing*
Size: 135.71 sqm (1,460 sqft) + 44.57 sqm garden
245,000,000 Yen
(1,805,000 Yen/sqm)
Domus Takanawa 4F sm Domus Takanawa Apt. 4F
4-Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, 2 car spaces
Size: 212.65 sqm (2,288 sqft) + 25.62 sqm roof terrace
268,000,000 Yen
(1,260,000 Yen/sqm)
Premist Minamiaoyama 6F sm Premist Minami Aoyama Apt. 6F
2-Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom
Size: 114.74 sqm (1,234 sqft)
327,000,000 Yen
(2,850,000 Yen/sqm)
Proud Akasaka Hikawacho 4F sm Proud Akasaka Hikawacho Apt. 4F
2-Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, 1 car space
Size: 160.03 sqm (1,792 sqft) + 20.36 sqm roof terrace
338,000,000 Yen
(2,112,000 Yen/sqm)
Proud Minamiaoyama Penthouse sm Proud Minami Aoyama Penthouse
2-Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, 1 car space
Size: 155.46 sqm (1,673 sqft) + 30.03 sqm roof terrace
380,000,000 Yen
(2,444,000 Yen/sqm)
Wellith Arisugawa Penthouse Apt. 5F
3-Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, 1 car space
Size: 183.90 sqm (1,979 sqft) + 39.80 sqm roof terrace
414,564,035 Yen
(2,254,000 Yen/sqm)

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Will 2014 be a seller’s market for Tokyo real estate?

The Tokyo apartment market is showing all the signs of shifting towards a seller’s market in 2014.

What defines a seller’s market will vary depending on who you talk to, but many suggest it is when there is 3 ~ 9 months of inventory remaining on the market. Other conditions include:

  • More buyers than properties for sale? Yes
  • Prices are rising? Yes
  • Inventory is falling? Yes
  • Discounts are shrinking? Yes Read More

Mitsubishi’s latest offering set to be Japan’s most expensive apartments

Mitsubishi Jisho Residence announced that they will begin sales of apartments in The Parkhouse Grand Chidorigafuchi in early September.

With an average price of 2.4 million Yen/sqm, apartments in The Parkhouse will be the most expensive apartments to be released for sale across Japan since 2008. According to Mitusbishi Jisho’s president, the pricing reflects the premium location of the building and was decided prior to the recent spate of good news about Tokyo’s property market.

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Grosvenor to sell luxury apartments in The Westminster Roppongi (aka Roppongi Arents)

International property development group, Grosvenor, will be selling off individual apartments in a luxury residential building adjoining the Roppongi Hills complex.

The Westminster Roppongi (previously named Roppongi Arents) is a 14-storey apartment building that was completed in 2003 – the same time as Roppongi Hills. Apartments range in size from 88.45 to 288.77 sqm (951 ~ 3107 sqft) and have previously been rented for between 470,000 ~ 2,200,000 Yen per month. Read More

Average Apartment Listing Prices for June 14, 2010

According to real estate listing site Home’s, the average price for a 70sqm apartment less than 10 years old in Minato-ku and Shibuya-ku is approximately 65,500,000~66,800,000 Yen.

Continue reading for details on the average prices for each area in central Tokyo.  Read More

Atlas Tower Roppongi

Average price: 1,230,000 Yen/sqm
Size range: 52.80 ~ 154.59 sqm (568 ~ 1663 sqft)

Location: Roppongi, Minato-ku


Atlas Tower Roppongi is a high-rise condominium located just minutes from Roppongi Hills and Tokyo Midtown. Although the building was completed in January 2010, apartments were still listed for sale by the developer in 2012.  Read More

Second-hand apartment prices up 9% from June, 2009

Second-hand apartment prices are slowly recovering. As they are comparatively cheaper than brand new apartments, demand is returning and the viewpoint that this is no longer the bottom of the market is emerging.

Nagoya’s 7 cities see the highest increase of 2.7%

Real estate information provider, Tokyo Kantei, reported that the average price of a 70sqm apartment in Tokyo’s 23 Wards reached 42.97 million Yen in March, 2010. This is 9% higher than the bottom average price that was recorded in June, 2009.

From Autumn of 2009, Tokyo, Yokohama and Saitama have been showing signs of transitioning into a bullish market. Nagoya’s 7 cities had the largest rate of growth of 2.7% compared to the previous month, with Osaka and Kobe seeing almost no change.

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