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Should You Buy An Akiya In Japan?

Should You Buy An Akiya? 4 Things You Should Know Before Buying A Cheap House In Japan

You’ve heard the hype. There are abandoned houses in Japan — known as akiya — selling for very cheap, and sometimes even being listed for free! But what’s the catch? Is it really free or almost free? ‘Akiya’ (空き家) means “empty house” in Japanese. The prevalence of Akiya in Japan is largely a symptom of …

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