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How Much Is the Average Rent in Tokyo?

Learn what the cheapest and most expensive areas are for living in Tokyo.

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Common Bugs in Japan and How to Get Rid of Them

Spring brings many insects out of hiding but you don’t have to live in fear. Let's learn about how to get rid of common bugs in Japan.

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How to Deal with Your Japanese Neighbors

Here's a rundown on simple ways to connect to your Japanese neighbors and how to tackle everyday challenges.

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Life in A Japanese Share House: Costs, Benefits and Social Life

Thinking of opting for a share house in Japan? Dive into this guide to understand Japanese share houses' benefits, expenses and social environment. Discover if this living arrangement aligns with your preferences!

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Tenant Fees To Look Out For While Renting In Japan

About to rent an apartment in Japan? Here are a few fees you should be aware of before you sign on the dotted line.

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How To Find Good Real Estate Agents in Japan

Looking to buy or rent a property in Japan without mastering the language? Discover easy tips, find the best English-speaking real estate agents and sidestep common pitfalls. Let’s dive in now!

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How to Practice Music in Japanese Apartments or Find Studio Spaces

The best solutions for playing guitar, piano or other instruments with small, albeit cozy, sound-leaking apartments.

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Challenges of Finding Apartments in Japan by a Real Estate Agent

Moving to Japan? Learn what to expect when apartment hunting in Japan for foreigners.

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More Essential Items for Your New Apartment in Japan

You just moved into you new apartment—do you have everything you need? Here is a list over what you might need, from oven filters to mold killers and more.

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Finding Pet-Friendly Apartments in Japan: Honesty is the Best Policy

Be a responsible pet owner in Japan by choosing pet-friendly apartments, ensuring a happy home for you and your furry friend while respecting the rules and saving money and headaches.

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From Lease to Keys: Buying Your Apartment in Japan

It can seem like a dream to move from renting to owning your own property, however, there are a number of pitfalls awaiting the unwary. 

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Moving Made Easy: A Checklist for Moving to a New Apartment in Japan

When moving to a different neighborhood or city in Japan, there's much to remember to ensure a smooth transition. Here's a guide so you don't forget anything

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