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What is a typical expat home or apartment like in Japan?

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We asked expats what a typical home or apartment in Japan is like. They answered...

"Typically in flats, houses are rather expensive an full of many small rooms, which for my taste is unpractical," explained one expat living in Tokyo, Japan.

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"I lived in a Mansion ( high rise) 10 yrs ago off base. I had a agent find me a place. Its best to have a Japanese represent you to landlords. They will speak for you & if any problems ,can represent you," said another expat in Kanagawa Perfecture, Japan.

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