3 reasons why your Rental Property in Japan is not earning

    1. Losing out on the Tourism Boom Now that you have a property in Japan, your next consideration is to rent it out.  Although, tourism is booming hot in Japan, you won’t be able to get any of the tourist … Read MoreRead More

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How to own your holiday home using the Shared Economy

      If you haven’t noticed it yet, a new trend has been growing organically within our collaborative world. It has gained even more traction with the rise of online accommodation booking websites. We are rating dining experiences on … Read More

A Minimalist Guide: How to travel more for less in Japan

  Japan Rail Passes Do you need JR Rail Passes? Get them only if you’re planning a multi-city travel throughout more than two prefectures in Japan. They will save you money ONLY IF you can speed travel across more than 3 cities within … Read More

8 Steps to renting out your property in Japan

      Traditional Permanent Leasing At a glance, the permanent lease process would cycle through about 6 stages. Below, is a very simplified flow.         1. APPOINTING A PROPERTY MANAGER The discussion should start with a … Read More

Tourism boom for Japan’s economy

    [one_half_last] [/one_half_last]   The tourism industry is vibrating with energy in Japan. Japan is attracting the attention of the big spenders from China.  And they are spending big money.  The average Chinese tourist is spending an average of … Read MoreRead More

Traveler Alert: Book your Hotel quickly in Japan!

  [one_third_last] A festival procession at Tempozan Marketplace [/one_third_last]     Warning. Hotels are booked out very quickly, during peak seasons in Japan.  This is especially true in Kyoto.   “Kyoto was once a best kept secret and I love … Read More