Below are frequently asked questions regarding Foreigners. If your question is not answered please contact Hakuba Real Estate with information you would like.

Can foreigners buy property in Hakuba?

Yes, any foreign national can legally purchase real estate in Japan without restriction. Permanent residency status is not required and the transfer of title is straight forward.

Have there been other foreign investments in Hakuba?

Hakuba has seen steady interest from investors and life-stylers alike in the last 5 years. With the foreign visitor numbers increasing, property and business purchases are also on the incline.

Is it possible for foreigners to obtain financing via a Japanese bank?

It is extremely difficult for foreigners to obtain financing through a Japanese bank, particularly without permanent residency.


Can foreigners build new houses/developments in Hakuba?

Foreigners can build with no limitations as long as strict local building regulations are followed.


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