Omotesando retail to sell for 5 billion Yen

This retail building in Omotesando is selling for 5 billion Yen. A-FLAG Kotto-dori is being sold by the Activia Properties REIT with delivery to take place by the end of May. The buyer is an unnamed domestic corporation.Read more

Vacant office building in Tokyo sells for 30% premium

A 13-story office building in Takanawa, Tokyo, has just been flipped for a 7 billion Yen gross gain over the span of a year.Read more

Platinum Avenue office sells for 8 billion Yen

Last month, Orix JREIT signed an agreement to sell this office building alongside Platinum Avenue in Shirokane for ¥8.78 billion. The cap rate would be in the high 3% range.Read more

Back-to-work trend sees increase in fees for rental meeting rooms

Those rental meeting rooms that you see dotted around central Tokyo are starting to increase their fees as workers return to the office. Prices have increased by as much as 10 ~ 15% over the past two years.Read more

Tokyo office rents increase for first time in 3.5 years

In December, office rents in central Tokyo saw the first month-on-month increase in 3.5 years. According to brokerage Miki Shoji, the average monthly rent per tsubo was 19,748 Yen (5,975 Yen/m2), up 22 Yen from the previous month and the first increase since July 2020.Read more

Our Japan Property Market Report for 2023

In 2023, Japan's property market continued to see high demand thanks to some of the lowest interest rates in the world, a cheap Yen, and an improving corporate environment. We ended the year with domestic and foreign clients looking to spend an accumulated total of up to 120 billion Yen on real estate acquisitions in Japan.Read more

Tokyo skyscraper to have 1000kW solar panel facade

A 230-meter tall skyscraper in central Tokyo will be the first high-rise in the world to incorporate a large-scale perovskite solar cell (PSC).Read more