Japan Real Estate

Japan Real Estate

All You Need to Know about Real Estate Property in Japan

12. April 2019 63 - Guest Houses VS Share Houses

63 - Guest Houses VS Share Houses

Dreaming about buying and managing a guest-house in one of Japan's cities, countryside resorts or onsen towns? Here's how to make it work.

61 - Building a Home in Japan

A super-fun interview with Tom Legge, originally from the UK, whose humorous blog, The "Osaka House Project" documents and details the processes involved in deciding to, researching and finally building your own dream home in Japan.

60 - Q & A - Where to Buy? How to Get Financing?

We take a question from Parikshat, a Malaysian podcast listener, who asks about investment hot-spots in Japan which strike a balance between yield and growth potential - and also discuss financing options for Japan real-estate property.

59 - Gender Relations in Japan

Once again we talk to our favorite Japan expert, Duncan Bartlett, of the "Japan Story" blog, which focuses on Japan's image in the media, about past and present gender relations - both in romantic and workplace relationships, as well as in TV, film, domestic and international news coverage.

58 - Crowd Funding Japanese RE - Interview with Kevin Elliott

On this episode we speak with Kevin Elliott, co-founder and president of "JPI - Japan Property Investments" - a unique and innovative platform, enabling investors to purchase shares in Japanese real estate property, from as little as $800, and with a minimum guaranteed return of 3% and upwards.

57 - Maintenance, Renovations & Repairs

What types of things require attendance during a tenancy, and what's needed before a new tenant moves in? How much does it all cost? We answer all of these questions and more in this episode.

56 - Dealing with Foreign Exchange Rates Fluctuations

One of the top concerns of first time overseas real estate property investors or would-be investors are fluctuating exchange rates. In this episode we teach you three simple rules and best practices that you should adopt in order to not only avoid losing money on these volatile swings, but to actually profit significantly from them.

55 - Deal Analysis - Sapporo City House

In this episode we review the numbers, selection criteria, due diligence and reasons for recommending and facilitating a residential home real estate investment property in Sapporo city, one of Japan's biggest, and it's fourth most popular tourist destination.

54 - Japan's RE Property Market in 2018-2019 - Summary & Predictions

As we do every year towards the end of January, in this episode we will review trends, data and statistics from major industry players in the market for 2018, and try to identify profitable investment strategies for 2019, based on trends, preferences and economy indicators.