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Osaka Real Estate: Rebirth Of A Market
14 May 2019

As economic and political uncertainty remains elevated in many parts of the world, Japan stands firm. The nation's political and economic conditions have improved over the past ten years and fundamentals are especially strong in major cities. With a series of high-profile events in the pipeline, Osaka is in a unique position to take advantage of increasing investor interest.

 

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Tokyo Residential: Ultra Luxury

Tokyo Residential: Ultra Luxury

06 March 2019

Demand for Tokyo's ultra-luxury condos, both from domestic and international investors, is steadily growing, reinforced by socio-economic shifts as well as the relative affordability of the city's residential properties. Continuing development and growing inbound tourism are improving prospects for this sector.

 
 
 
2018 Review and 2019 Prospects

2018 Review and 2019 Prospects

12 December 2018

The Japanese real estate market showed resilience in 2018, despite historically high office supply. Barring external shocks, Japanese real estate fundamentals should remain sound in 2019, even as an extended cycle and global economic uncertainty weigh on sentiment.

 
 
 
Japan healthcare: New opportunities in an ageing society

Japan healthcare: New opportunities in an ageing society

27 November 2018

As the traditional asset market continues to tighten, some investors are exploring new asset classes to seek higher returns. With Japan experiencing significant demographic change over the next few decades, the healthcare sector, particularly the senior housing market, may be a suitable choice as a long-term investment.

 
 
 
Japan Inbound Retail October 2018

Japan Inbound Retail October 2018

02 October 2018

Japan is evolving as a global travel destination, and the retail market is benefitting from the explosive growth of inbound tourism. The impact is being felt across various retail sectors. If the country skillfully targets different tourist preferences, some of Japan's retail market could continue to grow even faster than the rapidly expanding hospitality industry.

 
 
 
Emerging demographic trends - July 2018

Emerging demographic trends - July 2018

13 July 2018

Urbanisation continues to drive and shape the redevelopment of Tokyo. By responding creatively to emerging demographic trends, Tokyo could become a more attractive, integrated capital. As housing prices continue to rise in central Tokyo, however, demand for peripheral affordable housing options could strengthen. Demographic trends such as increases in the foreign population, both workforce and students, and the elderly population also present opportunities for the real estate market in Japan.

 
 
 
Beyond Tokyo 2020: Prospects for the Japanese real estate market

Beyond Tokyo 2020: Prospects for the Japanese real estate market

25 April 2018

A series of nation-wide infrastructure improvement and large-scale redevelopment projects towards and beyond the 2020 Tokyo Olympics should have a positive influence on the real estate market in the long term. Macroeconomic and demographic trends are driving demand for real estate and encourage continuing development, especially in key cities. The Olympics could be a stage to showcase a new Japan and set the country on a resilient growth track.

 
 
 
Asia Pacific Investment Guide, 2018

Asia Pacific Investment Guide, 2018

21 March 2018

 

 
 
 
2017 Review and 2018 Prospects

2017 Review and 2018 Prospects

05 January 2018

In 2017, Japanese real estate fundamentals have exhibited resilience and further growth, despite worries at the beginning of the year. In 2018, demand for Japanese real estate is likely to remain strong considering the country's positive prospects and investors' appetite.

 
 
 
A Gravitational Shift to Shibuya Spotlight - November 2017

A Gravitational Shift to Shibuya Spotlight - November 2017

16 November 2017

Shibuya is undergoing transformational development that may change the power dynamics in the C5W. A substantial increase in office and retail space, as well as infrastructure improvements, will bring more people, capital, and vibrancy to Shibuya.

 
 
 
2016 Review and 2017 Prospects

2016 Review and 2017 Prospects

04 January 2017

2016 saw an extension of some growth trends that have largely continued since the 2011 earthquake, though a pullback in investment volumes and a moderation in rental growth may signal a change ahead. Investors are still very positive on Japan but have also become more cautious.

 
 
 

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