JR Uetsu Main Line Apartment market overview

The average price of a sq.m Apartment of JR Uetsu Main Line (Akita to Akita), in Oct, 2015 to Dec, 2015 was 185,061 JPY/sq.m. The market value represents a decrease of 1,149 JPY (-0.6%) compared to 1 year ago and a transition to a slight market. 12 properties exchanged hands ( The market value represents an increase of 2 (+20.0%) compared to 1 year ago and a transition to a dramatic market.).

The average age of the real estate was 22.9 years old (a -17.2% decrease compared to the 27.7 years old of last year.). The average size of the real estate was 49.2 sq.m (a -19.4% decrease compared to the 61.0 sq.m of last year.).

One distinguishing feature of recent real-estate transactions was a dramatic increase in transactions involving small size for a single person households less than 30 sq.m.

0 stations have experienced increased prices; 1 stations have experienced decreased prices. The market value decreased in all stations. Akita station has seen a price decrease of over 20% compared to last year. The most dramatic price increase was at Akita station, where prices have decreased -0.6% compared to last year; a sq.m unit now costs 185,061 JPY/sq.m.

The top 1 stations has seen prices increase -0.6% (-1,149 JPY/sq.m). On the other hand, The bottom 1 stations has seen prices decrease -0.6% (-1,149 JPY/sq.m).


Cause of price increases

  • An decrease in average age of the building (representing 27.7 years old in 2014 and 22.9 years old in 2015; -17.2%)
  • An decrease in transactions involving relatively old buildings under 40 years old (representing 70.0% of total transactions in 2014 and 58.3% of total transactions in 2015)

Causes of price decreases

  • A dramatic increase in average distance from the station (representing 15.7 min in 2014 and 21.0 min in 2015; +33.8%)

Breakdown of each segment

The table below shows Apartment dealt in JR Uetsu Main Line, in age, distance from station, and area segments. For example, we can see market trends, such as which transactions have increased more in recent years, those for newer properties, or older ones.

Segment:

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Apartment stations market overview

The average price of a sq.m Apartment of Akita, the highest market value along this railway was 185,061 JPY/sq.m. The market value represents a decrease of 1,149 JPY (-0.6%) compared to 1 year ago and a transition to a slight market. 12 properties exchanged hands ( The market value represents an increase of 2 (+20.0%) compared to 1 year ago and a transition to a dramatic market.).

The average price of a sq.m Apartment of Akita, the lowest market value along this railway was 185,061 JPY/sq.m. The market value represents a decrease of 1,149 JPY (-0.6%) compared to 1 year ago and a transition to a slight market. 12 properties exchanged hands ( The market value represents an increase of 2 (+20.0%) compared to 1 year ago and a transition to a dramatic market.).

JR Uetsu Main Line (Stations Apartment market overview)
JR Uetsu Main LineThis year(2015)1 year ago2 years ago
Akita185,061 JPY (22.9Y/49.2sq.m)186,210 JPY (27.7Y/61.0sq.m)162,453 JPY (22.1Y/51.7sq.m)
*Average unit prices per sq.m of Apartment at each train station were calculated using the Utinokati database of actual market sales prices (based on surveys conducted by the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport, and Tourism of Japan). Units: JPY (Japanese Yen); parenthesis contain average age in years of building / equivalent measurement of area of real estate.
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Noteworthy stations

Akita185,061 JPY/sq.m (-1% compared with the previous year)

The average price of a sq.m Apartment of Akita was 185,061 JPY/sq.m. The market value represents a decrease of 1,149 JPY (-0.6%) compared to 1 year ago and a transition to a slight market. 12 properties exchanged hands ( The market value represents an increase of 2 (+20.0%) compared to 1 year ago and a transition to a dramatic market.).

The average age of the real estate was 22.9 years old (a -17.2% decrease compared to the 27.7 years old of last year.). The average size of the real estate was 49.2 sq.m (a -19.4% decrease compared to the 61.0 sq.m of last year.).

Cause of price increases

  • An decrease in average age of the building (representing 27.7 years old in 2014 and 22.9 years old in 2015; -17.2%)
  • An decrease in transactions involving relatively old buildings under 40 years old (representing 70.0% of total transactions in 2014 and 58.3% of total transactions in 2015)

Causes of price decreases

  • A dramatic increase in average distance from the station (representing 15.7 min in 2014 and 21.0 min in 2015; +33.8%)

Breakdown of each segment

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