170m tall tower for north side of Iidabashi Station

Details of a 170-meter tall mixed-use project near Iidabashi Station have been announced. Construction of the Koraku 2 Chome South District Redevelopment is scheduled to start in 2026, with completion by 2030 ~ 2031.Read more

Kengo Kuma-designed luxury apartment and retail building opens tomorrow

Forestgate Daikanyama, a mixed-use office, retail and residential complex near Daikanyama Station officially opens its doors tomorrow. The 10-story building includes retail and office on the first three floors, and 57 luxury apartments on floors four through ten.Read more

Osaka’s most expensive apartment is going on sale for 2.5 billion Yen

The most expensive apartment in history in the Osaka and Kansai region will go on sale next February. The two-bedroom penthouse will be priced at 2.5 billion Yen (US$16.7 million).Read more

An update on the long-awaited ‘Roppongi Hills 2’ project

It’s been a while since we had an update on the ‘Roppongi Hills 2’ project in Tokyo. Luckily, some more concrete project details were made public for online viewing between June 24 and July 3. Read more

150-meter tall skyscraper planned for Shibuya’s Koen-dori Street

There are tentative plans for a redevelopment alongside Shibuya’s Koen-dori Street that could see a 150-meter tall, 34-story tower go up in the coming years. This will exceed the height of the 136-meter tall Park Court Shibuya The Tower condominium located 40 meters away.Read more

CLT hybrid condo to go on sale in Shibuya

This June, Nomura Real Estate Development will start sales of a cross-laminated timber (CLT) hybrid apartment building near Sangubashi Station in Shibuya.Read more

Komatsu to redevelop Akasaka HQ

On April 4, Komatsu announced plans to redevelop its headquarters in Akasaka, Tokyo.Read more

Construction starts on new Yaesu building

On March 13, Daibiru began construction of a new commercial building in Yaesu. This forms part of the real estate company’s Design100 Project Phase-II which is aimed at maintaining and strengthening the competitiveness of existing assets. In this case, the previous Yaesu Dai Building that stood on this site was demolished. It had been designed by famed architect Togo Murano and completed in 1967.Read more

New condo for Kita Aoyama

Next month, construction will start on a new condo project in the Kita Aoyama address. The site is located behind Gaienmae Station and near the Olympic Stadium.

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Roppongi Hills' high-rise neighbor one step closer to construction

On February 15, the Tokyo Metropolitan Government approved the land rights conversion plan for the Nishiazabu 3 Chome North-East District Redevelopment. This project will see a 54-story mixed-use high-rise built on a 1.6-hectare block across the street from Roppongi Hills.

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