Japan's supply of new condos fell to 24-year low in 2016

Feb 20, 2017

Japan's supply of new condos fell to 24-year low in 2016

The number of new condominiums put up for sale across Japan in 2016 dropped 1.4 percent from the preceding year to a 24-year low of 76,993 units, while prices stayed high, according to a private think tank.Supply dropped for the third straight year, the ...

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 ...