Umm more information please! We provide free personalized consultations to all our clients to get an idea of what exactly you are looking for and your situation before we recommend properties best suited to you!
Yes, of course! We handle everything on the Japanese language side of things, from searching for apartments, translating your contract and even setting up your utilities! We also help take care of any future issues or concerns you might have with your apartment.
We recommend allowing a time frame of 2 to 3 weeks to view the property, apply, for your application to be approved and finally to sign the contract and receive your keys.
The first number refers to the number of bedrooms in an apartment while the rest of the letters are abbreviations.
R = Room
L = Living Area
D = Dining Area
K = Kitchen
1st Month’s Rent ( prorated when you move-in after 1st of the month) + 2nd Month’s Rent (only when you move-in after 9th of the month) + 65% Guarantor Fee (45% for students)
*Some properties – mainly in downtown Tokyo, might require Key Money, Deposit, and Agency Fees.
No, Tokyo Apartment is partnered with a trusted English-speaking guarantor company so a personal guarantor is not needed.
For working professionals:
In addition to the aforementioned documents, please prepare the following on hand in case the owner/property manager/guarantor company ask for it:
Don’t worry! Tokyo Apartment will set up all your utilities for you and they will be ready by the time you move in!
Rent can be paid by credit card, bank transfer, or by paying in cash at our office.
Please contact one of our agents to organize for a replacement key to be made. There will be a replacement fee however, depending on the property, so please be careful!
Please contact a member of our team Monday to Friday from 9am-6pm. We will organize for the problem to be fixed.
In the case that you are unable to reach a member of our team, please contact GTN’s living support hotline at 03-5155-4674.
Here is a step-by-step guide of what you need to do when cancelling a contract:
For Tokyo area:
Gas Company: 057-000-2211
Electric Company: 0120-995-555
Water Company: 03-5326-1100
For Chiba area:
Gas Company: 047-361-0345
Electric Company: 0120-99-5551
Water Company: 0570-001245
Details of your contract’s end date are outlined in your lease agreement. Tokyo Apartment will contact you 2 months prior to this date to ask if you wish to renew your lease or not. Once you notify us of your decision, the appropriate documentation will be sent to you.
Yes. For a smooth move-out, it’s better if you’re present during the inspection so your agent and home inspector will be able to answer all your concerns about the report and any problem areas regarding the current condition of the apartment.
Also, please do not forget to return your keys!