Investment Property in Kagoshima

Investment Real Estate in Kagoshima

Investment Property in Kagoshima
Investment Property in Kagoshima

Kagoshima 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 Kagoshima.

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Kagoshima City (鹿児島市, Kagoshima-shi, Japanese: [ka̠ɡo̞ɕima̠ɕi]), abbreviated to Kagoshima (鹿児島, Kagoshima, Japanese: [ka̠ɡo̞ɕima̠]), is the capital city of Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan. Located at the southwestern tip of the island of Kyushu, Kagoshima is the largest city in the prefecture by some margin. It has been nicknamed the “Naples of the Eastern world” for its bay location (Aira Caldera), hot climate, and emblematic stratovolcano, Sakurajima. The city was officially founded on April 1, 1889. It merged with Taniyama City on April 29, 1967 and with Yoshida Town, Sakurajima Town, Kiire Town, Matsumoto Town and Kōriyama Town on November 1, 2004.

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The financial stability of Kagoshima 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 Kagoshima


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


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


  • Set goals based on how much rental yield will be required and the local rental yield rates in Kagoshima and be prepared to change your initial outlook.
  • Thoroughly research the Kagoshima location with a special emphasis on fringe areas outside the main Kagoshima metropolis that may be valued lower than their better-known neighbours. Rental yields of around 5% are still attainable in certain areas of Kagoshima.
  • Ensure that your target investment property in Kagoshima 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 Kagoshima

Flipping property in Kagoshima


Flipping property is when we advise clients to buy a Kagoshima 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 Kagoshima market has a time to react to the renovation.


The Flipping Strategy in Kagoshima


Investment property flipping in Kagoshima 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 Kagoshima real estate investments are sometimes referred to by professionals as ‘distressed’ Kagoshima real estate.


What is distressed Kagoshima property:


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


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


Calculate profit that you make from Kagoshima investment property flipping:


Final Selling Price less Cost of Purchase less Costs = Profit

Here is an example:

Kagoshima 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 Kagoshima use a minimum profit value of 22% when looking at potential Kagoshima projects. The reason for this is because there are lots that can go wrong in Kagoshima 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 Kagoshima 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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