Slew of redevelopment projects give Ginza a face-lift

| Nov 28, 2016

Slew of redevelopment projects give Ginza a face-lift

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Tokyo's Ginza district has established itself as Japan's shopping mecca, drawing in people from all over the world. Yet the bustling area is further evolving, with several major redevelopment projects taking place this year and beyond. But how exactly is Ginza being transformed? In this week's FYI, ...

Nov 16, 2016

New condo supply slips in Tokyo area, surges around Osaka

The number of condominiums newly listed for sale in the Tokyo region in October dropped 0.6 percent from a year earlier to 2,903 units, a research institute said Tuesday. Launches of large-scale condominium buildings in Tokyo and neighboring Chiba, Kanagawa and Saitama prefectures have ended, ...