Real Estate Japan Webinar Roundup 2
We’ll be uploading the video of last week’s webinar with Dean R. Rogers and his experience building a custom home in Tokyo in the next few days. In the meantime, watch one of our past webinars to get the inside scoop on Japanese real estate.
We kicked off our webinar series off with Chris Dillon, author of Japan’s most authoritative real estate guide book, for an in-depth discussion on investing and buying property in Japan. This webinar describes the factors unique to Japan, what to look for and most importantly, how to make money from real estate. Watch an Introduction to Buying Property in Japan, which was webcast on December 6th, 2010.
Next up REJ spoke with Erik Oskamp, CEO of Akasaka Real Estate and a long-term investor in the Tokyo real estate market. Erik has built up an incredible data set on the Tokyo market and backs it up with his own extensive experience to provide a unique perspective. Watch a Practical Guide to the Tokyo Real Estate Market, which was webcast on February 25th, 2011.
On May 11th, we spoke with Robert Crane, the Managing Director of Solid Japan K.K., a company establishment firm based in Tokyo, on the business climate in Japan in the aftermath of the March 11th earthquake and tsunami. Watch the Current Business Climate in Japan.
We had a great response to this webinar, with Jon Sparks. Jon is the founder of Firefly Villas, a rural development company building eco-friendly villas for residential and investment purposes. People signed up from all over the world to hear Jon’s stories about how he succeeded in Japan’s famously stolid rural real estate market. Watch Jon Sparks Tells His Success Story of Developing Japan’s Rural Areas, which was webcast on June22nd, 2011.
This was our most popular webinar to date. Edward is one of the few foreigners to have successfully negotiated the foreclosure process and flipped the property for a profit. He gives great tips and advice for how anyone can get started in investing in foreclosures. Originally webcast on July 20th, 2011. Click here to watch How to Invest in Tokyo Foreclosure Properties with Edward Perkich.
Ruth Shiraishi is well-known in the ex-pat community for her long experience and optimistic take on doing business in Japan. Ruth is the Director of Business Development for Space Design, which is a leading serviced apartment developer in Tokyo. In the webinar she discusses her experience working in Japanese real estate. She is also the first western woman ever to have passed the Japanese real estate exam. Click here to watch Succeeding in the Japanese Real Estate Industry with Ruth Shiraishi. Webcast live on August 24th, 2011.