Posts Tagged ‘real estate’

Japanese land values – resources

August 16, 2010  |  Real Estate  |  No Comments

The new Modern Art Museum near Roppongi

This article collates together some of the resources on the web that can be used to help assess Japanese land values. Land valuation in Japan is made complicated by the different agencies that issue data on land value combined with the relative lack of liquidity in real estate. Read More

Real estate taxation – introduction

August 1, 2010  |  Real Estate  |  No Comments

A Japanese room with traditional features including tatami, shoji

This post is a brief introduction to issues arising in Japanese real estate taxation.   Below is a listing of some of the factors that complicate the taxation of real estate transactions in Japan. At the end of the post is a matrix showing different types of tax that often apply to real estate taxation, the different transactions to which such taxes apply Read More