Japan: Your home may be your castle, but not all of it is yours

When we were thinking about buying a condominium some years ago, we looked at older units and brand new ones, and one of our least favorite features was pebbled or fogged window glass, which was ubiquitous. Early on, when we didn’t know any better, we asked a real estate agent how much it would cost to replace a set of pebbled windows with transparent ones, and he said that was not possible.   Read the article……….


Related Articles

Smoking bans spread to balconies (Norway)

A new condominium project in the Oslo suburb of Bærum will ban smoking on balconies and in the garden terraces

Myanmar: Condominium by-laws delayed with govt targeting completion by year’s end

A shortage of technical expertise has delayed the issuance of by-laws that would allow sales under the Condominium Law passed last January, industry sources say.

Love your neighbours, strata wise (Malaysia)

IF you walk into a property showroom today and decided to invest and make a purchase, it is very likely