Housing in Japan

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Want to Live in an Abandoned House in Japan? Here’s Why it’s Not Really ‘Free’

What you need to know about akiya homes in Japan.

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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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Apartments to Rent for Less Than ¥100,000 in Adachi—December 2020

These apartments in Tokyo's northern Adachi Ward offer good value for those who want to live in the metropolis but not in a small, old building!

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Apartments to rent for less than ¥90,000 in Tokyo—August 2020

Affordable apartments from 1DK to 1SLDK in Tokyo.

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Apartments to rent for less than ¥80,000 in Saitama—July 2020

A 1LDK, 2LDK, and even 3DK available for less than ¥80,000 in Saitama. Yes, you read right.

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Apartments to rent for less than ¥60,000 in Nagoya—July 2020

Plenty of spacious 1DK and 3DK apartments available right meow!

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Apartments to rent for less than ¥70,000 in Shibuya—June 2020

Make Hachiko your new neighbor with these affordable apartments in Shibuya!

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Apartments to rent for less than ¥40,000 in Osaka—June 2020

A spacious 1DK for ¥40,000 with two months of free rent? Guess we're moving to Osaka.

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Apartments to rent for less than ¥70,000 in Shinjuku—May 2020

Affordable places in the heart of Shinjuku, Kabukicho, and Shin-Okubo.

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What do Japanese Apartment Layout Terms Mean?

Confused about the layout terminology of Japanese apartments. Here's a quick guide to the terminology.

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Apartment Hunter: Words for Your Quest to Move in Japan

Arm yourself with this useful Japanese when battling for the perfect new digs this spring.

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