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Inside Sakura House

Finding an apartment in Tokyo can be a challenge for anyone new to Japan. We take a look at one of the best known foreigner friendly property management companies in Japan.

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Finding an apartment in Tokyo can be a challenge for anyone new to Japan. We’ve all heard about the mountain of paperwork, guarantors, endless hidden fees and agents who don’t speak English.

There is also the cost to consider, which can be substantial for the first time renter. It is not uncommon to have to pay equivalent ti 4 – 5 months rent upfront before moving into your new apartment.

Sakura House understands the challenges with renting an apartment in Tokyo and has a streamlined process to make getting your first apartment as easy as possible.


They are one of the few companies that offers:

  • No key money or agent fee (only a ¥30,000 deposit is required)
  • No guarantor needed
  • All rooms are furnished
  • Utilities + Internet is included in your rent

They welcome tenants for either short term or long term stay and with fully furnished apartments you can move in right away.

The Sakura House office in Shinjuku is open everyday and the multilingual staff are always ready to help you.

With over 1,700 rooms in over 150 locations throughout Tokyo, Sakura House can find the perfect home for you.

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