There are many things to consider when you move to Japan as an expat and, if you are moving with your family, settling down in a family-friendly neighborhood in Tokyo might be one of them. We’ve compiled a list of our top six picks for Tokyo...

With a population of over 9 million people, the city of Tokyo has a neighborhood to suit every conceivable personality type. So, instead of choosing your new apartment based on your work commute alone, why not try living somewhere that matches your interests?...

This week we met up with Winnie from Indonesia to talk about her experience apartment-hunting in Japan. After being offered a position in digital advertising at an agency in Tokyo, Winnie got in touch with Apts.jp to help her find her new home....

When moving to Japan as a family, or starting a family in Japan, one of your biggest concerns will be your child's education. We gathered responses from 50 expat families and compiled this list of the most highly recommended international schools for children living in...

We sat down with French Ph.D. Student and Software Developer, Lana, to chat about her experience finding her new apartment in Tokyo. Lana has been living in Japan for over 6 years and speaks fluent Japanese, however, after seven months of rejected rental applications she...

Moving to Tokyo and hoping to bring your furry friend with you? The limited number of pet-friendly apartments available may surprise you. But don’t give up! Here are our top tips on finding a new Tokyo home both you and your pet will love....

Searching for an apartment can be a stressful experience, and the last thing you need is an unhelpful real estate agent making things more problematic. We’ve created a 5 point checklist of what to look for and/or avoid when choosing a company to rent through...

Depending on the country you are from, you may be used to having plenty of space at your disposal. Although we strive to find apartments that suit your needs and lifestyle, it's also important to have realistic expectations of rental properties in Japan....