5 Apartments You Can Rent Now in Shinjuku — Get a bargain during the summer

Summer is a great time to move because it’s the off-peak rental season in Japan. Many landlords offer special promotional pricing on properties, so it’s a time when you can find good properties that weren’t leased out during the spring... More

3 Things to Know to Negotiate Lower Rent on an Apartment in Japan

In this article, we go over the key things you should know in order to have a chance at successfully negotiating your monthly rent in Japan. There are no guarantees, but these tips will give you a better idea of... More

What is the average rent in Fukuoka?

The overall average rent for the city of Fukuoka is ¥80,338 ($732), but average rent varies widely by the size and location of the property, among many other factors. 1R 1K・1DK 1LDK・2K・2DK 2LDK・3K・3DK 3LDK・4K・4DK 4LDK〜 Average of all Fukuoka Wards... More

What is the average rent in Tokyo?

In this post we give a detailed overview of the average rent for apartments in the Tokyo 23 Wards and the main factors affecting rent levels. What is the average rent in the Tokyo 23 Wards? Average rent in the... More

Pros and Cons of Renting a Budget Apartment in Japan

In this article we’ll go over the pros and cons of renting a budget apartment in Japan versus a mid-range to high-end apartment. There are many factors that determine an apartment’s overall monthly cost. Even units in the same building... More

4 rental apartment recommendations available in Tokyo right now! — May 2021

The bulk of the busy season for apartment hunting is over so now is a great time to be searching. Today I’ll be introducing four properties in Tokyo available NOW from our partner agency, SkyCourt. SkyCourt is a fast and... More

Moving to a bigger apartment in or near Tokyo without paying more in rent

If you’re looking for more room to work from home or simply want to move into a bigger apartment, this feature is for you! In this post, we have selected five great properties in the Tokyo area that offer excellent... More