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Transform Japan’s Abandoned Property into Your Dream Home

Record numbers of vacant homes are now available either for purchase or rent both in the countryside and in the big cities.

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Founder of Japan Insider (Previously known as Ryu Tokyo). Japanese-born entrepreneur. Spent his life around...

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Christian Dakin is a south Georgia-born writer, designer, and translator currently based out of Tokyo, Ja...

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Born in England, Julian is a writer, videographer & musician living in Tokyo. When he's not drinking cop...

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Mark Kennedy is a native of Chicago who has spent more than 20 years living, studying and working in J...

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Caryn Carmona is a freelance artist. She has been doing independent work for 12 years and has lived in...

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Kevin Murasaki grew up moving back and forth between Chicago and Yokohama, Japan. Known as a "hafu", Kevi...

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