11 January 2022

Luxury Rental Apartments Added to Tokyo Supertall

A recent use-change will see some luxury rental apartments added to what could be Japan’s tallest tower-to-be. On January 8, 2022, the Nikkei Shimbun newspaper...

10 January 2022

Landmark Hotel in Atami Closes its Doors

Atami’s Hotel New Akao closed its doors for good on December 17, 2021 ending 48 years of operations. With demand not expected to return in...

07 January 2022

Shin-Fukuoka Groundbreaking Celebrated in Ceremony

In late December 2021, the 19-story KPF-designed Shin-Fukuoka in Japan broke ground with a ceremony.  The mixed-use project in Fukuoka, a coastal city in the southern...

22 December 2021

Construction Begins on Nihonbashi High-Rise in Tokyo

Construction has now started on a 52-story mixed-use development alongside Nihonbashi River. The 284-meter-tall tower will include 100 luxury residences on the top four floors....

15 December 2021

Multiple Offers Received on an Apartment in the Athletes Village in Tokyo

The third round of sales in Harumi Flag, the large-scale apartment project that had previously been used as the Athletes Village for the recent Summer...

14 December 2021

Hokkaido Centennial Tower Set for Costly Demolition in Sapporo

Hokkaido Prefecture is facing a growing demolition bill for the Hokkaido Centennial Memorial Tower. The 100-meter-tall tower was built in 1970 as part of the...