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Nikkei Real Estate Market Report

The Premier Information Source on Japan Property

The Nikkei Real Estate Market Report is an online media by Nikkei Business Publications, Inc., which is a wholly owned subsidiary of the leading business newspaper publisher Nikkei, Inc. The publication delivers peerlessly detailed information on the Japanese commercial real estate market to the global investor community.

Nikkei BP launched the Japanese language version of the Nikkei Real Estate Market Report in 2002. Based on the dominant success of this service, the publisher established the English version in July 2007. Proprietary information that isn't available from any other source on individual deals, including background information, transaction prices, yields and rents, is supplied in the form of news and reports. Lists of deals occurring nationwide in Japan, as well as analysis reports on real estate investment and development in major cities, will be presented.



Daily News Updates and Behind-the-Scenes Reports

Who bought what, at what price, why, and when? - We provide all hard-to-find actual transaction information daily on buying, selling, and leasing deals, all collected though our own unique sources.

Our transaction reports include ...

  • Property name
  • Buyer, Seller
  • Price
  • Location, Access
  • Land area, Total floor area, Rentable floor area
  • Structure, Stories, Completion period
  • Key tenants, Lenders, etc.

Research and Analysis -The Monthly Edition

A 20 page PDF publication that contains a diverse mix of stories, ranging from strategies of international investors to trends in Tokyo submarkets and second-tier cities. The News Digest section offers a summary of stories selected from more than a hundred daily news updates on our website, along with a list of major property sales.

Monthly Transaction Data

All our monthly property transaction statistics at a glance Screen print option and Excel download option help you individualize your data to meet your specific needs. Customize data to fit your individual business needs Download transaction data in Excel-CSV format.

Weekly Email and RSS

Weekly email update and real-time RSS feeds provide news summaries. We'll keep you up to date, regardless of your busy schedule.

Most Read Articles

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  • 1 Tokyo Tatemono developing third 'Fundes' series retail building in Ueno
  • 2 Kansai Electric subsidiary, others acquiring 'Battleship Building' for Y150bn
  • 3 Tokyu Land private REIT acquires properties in Osaka
  • 4 Sumitomo Mitsui Finance acquires Shiba, Minato-ku office building
  • 5 Nomura developing GEMS brand restaurant building in Yokohama
  • 6 Xymax REIT to list in February with Y33bn AUM
  • 7 Japan Space Imaging moving to Kyobashi Edogrand
  • 8 Cybozu Startups moving into A-Place Gotanda
  • 9 Gas company Iwatani obtains Osaka office building from GreenOak
  • 10 Nippon Accommodations Fund acquires two properties in Tokyo
  • 1 Invesco invests Y54bn in three large office buildings
  • 2 Japan Post Insurance sells Mita, Minato-ku office, gains Y85bn
  • 3 Osaka office building sold by Nippon REIT SPC
  • 4 PAG plans hotel in Akasaka
  • 5 Itoya acquires Nihonbashi office building from Morgan Stanley
  • 6 MIPIM: Over 20,000 gather in Southern France, interest in real estate not waning
  • 7 WeWork to lease The Iceberg in Jingumae, Shibuya-ku in its entirety
  • 8 Hyogo’s Takada acquires Toyo Tire HQ in Osaka
  • 9 Mitsubishi commences Tokiwabashi District Redevelopment Project
  • 10 Retail building on Shibuya Organ-zaka Slope changes hands
  • 1 WeWork to lease The Iceberg in Jingumae, Shibuya-ku in its entirety
  • 2 JR East plans 855,000 m2 GRA complex on Shinagawa railyard
  • 3 Takara Leben partners with PAG, others for REIT IPO
  • 4 GreenOak sells one floor of Ginza Six to wealthy individual
  • 5 34,000 m2 GFA hotel building planned in Osaka
  • 6 Korea's Hana Financial acquires Yamaguchi retail facility with Haseko
  • 7 Blackstone acquires apartment in Shinjuku-ku
  • 8 Invesco invests Y54bn in three large office buildings
  • 9 Sony Music sells two office buildings (updated)
  • 10 Goldman sells office building in Ikebukuro

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MORE SURVEY AND ANALYSIS Our regularly updated proprietary survey on market trends.


Our proprietary survey of closing rents for rental office buildings in Tokyo and Yokohama


Advertised rents and vacancy on major shopping streets in Ginza, Omotesando, Shinjuku, etc.


A map and list of the 160 large-scale office building development projects currently in progress in Tokyo.


Advertised rents and vacancy rates in major office districts -Tokyo, Nagoya, Osaka, Fukuoka Free to access

About Us

Founded in 1969, Nikkei Business Publications is the publisher of the Nikkei Real Estate Market Report and is the leading provider of business information and commercial property transaction data for Japan. Part of the Nikkei Group, one of the world's largest financial media companies, Nikkei Business Publications is based in Tokyo and has over 900 employees.

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