Rakumachi, a real estate website in Japan, conducted market research for the first quarter of 2023
and found that the prices of all types of investment properties in Japan have increased.
(Not property for living)
The average price of one-room apartments increased to 74.95 million yen,
the average price of one-building apartments rose to 277.9 million yen,
and the average price of condominiums rose to 18.81 million yen.
One-room apartments had a yield of 8.98%（gross yield), while one-building apartments had a yield of 7.52%(gross yield),
and condominiums had a yield of 6.87% (gross yield).
The article notes that while the Japanese real estate market is still growing,
many countries around the world are seeing a decline in real estate prices,
and the impact of the global economy on Japan’s real estate prices remains to be seen.
Apartment buildings (wooden)
Apartment buildings (RC)
Blue: Price (10,000 yen)
Pink: Gross yield
The exchange rate is around 130 yen=US$ as of April 14, 2023
Real estate investing consultant and author.
Founder of Yamamoto Property Advisory in Tokyo.
International property Investment consultant and licensed
real estate broker (Japan).
He serves the foreign companies and individuals to buy and sell
the real estates in Japan as well as own homes.
He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Economics from
Osaka Prefecture University in Japan
and an MBA from Bond University in Australia
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