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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 Sun Frontier purchases Hatchobori, Chuo-ku office building
  • 2 Haseko acquires 15,000 m2 of land in Nagoya from Panasonic
  • 3 Serviced office operator acquires Shibaura, Minato-ku building for development
  • 4 Orix, Mitsui JV plans Omotesando condo development
  • 5 Loadstar Capital starts equity-based RE crowdfunding
  • 6 Loans for individuals decreased 20% and for real estate reach turning point
  • 7 MetLife Insurance acquires Ikebukuro office building
  • 8 Translator agent Simul moving to Ginza’s G-7 Building
  • 9 Hulic to own Hilton Tokyo Odaiba in its entirety
  • 10 Samty Residential REIT to acquire 11 rental apartments
  • 1 Hulic to own Hilton Tokyo Odaiba in its entirety
  • 2 Grosvenor acquires Azabu, Minato-ku luxury apartment
  • 3 J-REIT market exceeds Y20tn; ARES
  • 4 Mitsubishi private REIT increases interest in Shinjuku Eastside Square
  • 5 WeWork to lease The Iceberg in Jingumae, Shibuya-ku in its entirety
  • 6 PGIM acquires office buildings in Tokyo and Osaka for Y45bn
  • 7 Loadstar Capital starts equity-based RE crowdfunding
  • 8 Sun Frontier purchases Hatchobori, Chuo-ku office building
  • 9 MetLife Insurance acquires Ikebukuro office building
  • 10 Japan Hotel REIT to sell three properties for Y12bn
  • 1 Hulic to own Hilton Tokyo Odaiba in its entirety
  • 2 MG Leasing Corp acquires hotel near Hatchobori Station in Chuo-ku
  • 3 Hulic acquires WeWork Shimbashi with aim to build relationship
  • 4 Louis Vuitton developing its own building in Ginza
  • 5 Taiwanese investor buys Akasaka hotel property
  • 6 Invincible REIT to acquire hotels in Cayman as first overseas investment
  • 7 No celebration despite Japan rising to 14th in RE transparency: JLL
  • 8 WeWork opening in Yokohama, Osaka and Fukuoka
  • 9 Retail Fund to sell shopping mall in Kawasaki for Y13.5bn
  • 10 Toshiba Memory moving to Tamachi after Y2tn carve-out deal

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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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