Investment Property in Higashihiroshima

Investment Real Estate in Higashihiroshima

Investment Property in Higashihiroshima
Investment Property in Higashihiroshima

Higashihiroshima property investment can be a worthwhile venture if you are selective with the areas you choose to invest in. If not, you could find that your investment suffers due to low rental yields, dwindling demand, and slow property price growth in many parts of Higashihiroshima.

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Higashihiroshima (東広島市, Higashihiroshima-shi) is a city located in Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan. As of July 31. 2016 the city has an estimated population of 185,418 and a population density of 291.85 persons per km. The total area is 635.32 km2.

Higashihiroshima is a university town of Hiroshima University. Higashihiroshima is adjacent to Hiroshima, and serves as a commuter town for the city. The literal translation of the city’s name is “Eastern Hiroshima.”

From old times, Higashihiroshima is famous for making sake, and along the Sakagura Dōri (“Sake Storehouse Road”) area near JR Saijō Station are the Namako wall (white-lattice walled) and Sekishu Gawara [ja] (red-roof tile) roofs of ten well-known sake breweries. An annual sake matsuri is held every October.

The city was founded on April 20, 1974, from the merger of the four towns of Saijō, Hachihonmatsu, Shiwa and Takaya in Kamo District.

In 1992, the population reached 100,000.

On February 7, 2005, the towns of Kurose, Kōchi, Toyosaka and Fukutomi (all from Kamo District), and the town of Akitsu (from Toyota District) were merged into Higashihiroshima.

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The financial stability of Higashihiroshima has translated into a real estate market that rewards forward planning and a willingness to look beyond areas of traditional affluence.


Buy to Rent in Higashihiroshima


Renting out your Higashihiroshima buy-to-rent investment property can grow wealth and income.


Whatever your goals with investment property in Higashihiroshimaare – preparation is key:


  • Set goals based on how much rental yield will be required and the local rental yield rates in Higashihiroshima and be prepared to change your initial outlook.
  • Thoroughly research the Higashihiroshima location with a special emphasis on fringe areas outside the main Higashihiroshima metropolis that may be valued lower than their better-known neighbours. Rental yields of around 5% are still attainable in certain areas of Higashihiroshima.
  • Ensure that your target investment property in Higashihiroshima appeals to professionals. This is a demographic that ensures maximum income and low voids.
  • Finding and vetting suitable tenants is a job ideally left to the professionals. Working with an established letting agent with local knowledge and experience of property legislation will give you the best chance of success.

Flipping Investment Property in Higashihiroshima

Flipping property in Higashihiroshima


Flipping property is when we advise clients to buy a Higashihiroshima property below market value, renovate it and then make a profit by selling it at a higher price, all within a few months, and often before the Higashihiroshima market has a time to react to the renovation.


The Flipping Strategy in Higashihiroshima


Investment property flipping in Higashihiroshima is a simple strategy. You find a property that is in need of renovation from our list and purchase it for a low price. These type of Higashihiroshima real estate investments are sometimes referred to by professionals as ‘distressed’ Higashihiroshima real estate.


What is distressed Higashihiroshima property:


  • Higashihiroshima property in need of renovation
  • Higashihiroshima real estate with a change of puropose and use
  • Oversold Higashihiroshima property
  • Bank repossessions in Higashihiroshima


Put simply, long term investors in Higashihiroshima purchase the property, renovate it and make it a lot more attractive to potential buyers.


Calculate profit that you make from Higashihiroshima investment property flipping:


Final Selling Price less Cost of Purchase less Costs = Profit

Here is an example:

Higashihiroshima property purchase price: $220,000

Renovation costs: $20,000

Other costs: $25,000

Property sale price: $400,000

Profit: $135,000


Experienced property developers in Higashihiroshima use a minimum profit value of 22% when looking at potential Higashihiroshima projects. The reason for this is because there are lots that can go wrong in Higashihiroshima property flipping and working on a potential margin of 22% should still leave a good margin of error.


Property Secured Investments is a Private Equity fund that invests in Higashihiroshima and many other towns and cities across Europe. The fund is only available to Sophisticated Investors and closed to United States Citizens. While this is not an offer or promotion of the fund, more information can be found at the website

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