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Leasing of the non-resident owners in Japan | Master lease and Sublease Agreements

Tax-withholding, required in leasing commercial real estate from the non-resident owners/foreign owners, is not necessary under master lease/sub-lease agreements.

Convenience store is really convenient in Japan

In Japan, convenience stores are at every corner, more than in any other country. Known in Japanese as “konbini,” the country has approximately 50,000 convenience stores, with 7,000 of these in Tokyo alone.

Changing Visa Types

Accordingly, if you would like to carry out activities which differ from those permitted by your current visa, you need to change your visa type to one which permits these activities. This process is called submitting an "Application for Change of Status of Residence."
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Taxation in Japan: Tax applicable to the rent being paid by a company

If a company provides housing for directors on its board, some conditions are concerned with taxation, such as whether the floor space excluding the balcony/outdoor area is over 240㎡, and the accommodation includes luxury facilities.
Area Guide Tokyo

Tokyo Area Guide / SHIROKANEDAI, Minato-ku

Platinum Residential Area on the Hill Shirokanedai is located on the hill between Meguro and Shirokane-Takanawa, and well-known for its high-end residential environment. The market price of rental properties is relatively high because ...
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Tokyo Area Guide / SHIMOKITAZAWA, Setagaya-ku

Live in the Neighborhood of Subcultures and Artists What’s the Area Like in Shimokitazawa? Shimokitazawa is often featured as a place for young people, vintage clothes, subcultures, small independent theaters, and authentic curry restau...
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Kanagawa Area Guide / TAMA-PLAZA & AZAMINO, Yokohama

Kanagawa Area Guide/ Tama-Plaza & Azamino, Yokohama
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Tokyo Area Guide / DENENCHOFU, Setagaya and Ota-ku

The Pioneer of All Residential Areas in Japan Denenchofu is a famous high-class residential area in Japan. Around Denenchofu Station, where the Tokyu Toyoko Line and the Tokyu Meguro Line run, the radial residential area forms a unique...
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Tokyo Area Guide / SHIROKANE-TAKANAWA, Minato-ku

The most Elegant Residential Area in Tokyo This page is a guide around Shirokane-Takanawa Station. Actually, there is no place name called Shirokane-Takanawa, and it seems that it was coined because Shirokane-Takanawa Station is just h...
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Tokyo Area Guide / TAMACHI, Minato-ku

Find Affordable Bay Area in Minato-ku Tamachi is lined with offices of famous companies such as NEC and Namco Bandai, and has many office workers. As the kanji for Tamachi indicates, this place was named because it was a town that stoo...