JR Uetsu Main Line Apartment market overview

The average price of a sq.m Apartment of JR Uetsu Main Line (Akita to Akita), in Jan, 2013 to Mar, 2013 was 202,471 JPY/sq.m. The market value represents an increase of 71,862 JPY (+55.0%) compared to 1 year ago and a transition to a dramatic market. 11 properties exchanged hands ( The market value represents a decrease of 4 (-26.7%) compared to 1 year ago and a transition to a dramatic market.).

The average age of the real estate was 16.0 years old (a -26.9% decrease compared to the 21.9 years old of last year.). The average size of the real estate was 60.5 sq.m (a +8.0% increase compared to the 56.0 sq.m of last year.).

One distinguishing feature of recent real-estate transactions was a dramatic increase in transactions involving middle size for a DINKS or an old age households less than 60 sq.m.

1 stations have experienced increased prices; 0 stations have experienced decreased prices. The market value increased in all stations. Akita station has seen a price increase of over 20% compared to last year. The most dramatic price increase was at Akita station, where prices have increased +55.0% compared to last year; a sq.m unit now costs 202,471 JPY/sq.m.

The top 1 stations has seen prices increase +55.0% (+71,862 JPY/sq.m). On the other hand, The bottom 1 stations has seen prices decrease +55.0% (+71,862 JPY/sq.m).


Cause of price increases

  • A dramatic decrease in average age of the building (representing 21.9 years old in 2012 and 16.0 years old in 2013; -26.9%)
  • A dramatic decrease in transactions involving relatively old buildings under 40 years old (representing 73.3% of total transactions in 2012 and 45.5% of total transactions in 2013)

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 202,471 JPY/sq.m. The market value represents an increase of 71,862 JPY (+55.0%) compared to 1 year ago and a transition to a dramatic market. 11 properties exchanged hands ( The market value represents a decrease of 4 (-26.7%) 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 202,471 JPY/sq.m. The market value represents an increase of 71,862 JPY (+55.0%) compared to 1 year ago and a transition to a dramatic market. 11 properties exchanged hands ( The market value represents a decrease of 4 (-26.7%) 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(2013)1 year ago2 years ago
Akita202,471 JPY (16.0Y/60.5sq.m)130,609 JPY (21.9Y/56.0sq.m)150,534 JPY (15.0Y/67.5sq.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

Akita202,471 JPY/sq.m (+55% compared with the previous year)

The average price of a sq.m Apartment of Akita was 202,471 JPY/sq.m. The market value represents an increase of 71,862 JPY (+55.0%) compared to 1 year ago and a transition to a dramatic market. 11 properties exchanged hands ( The market value represents a decrease of 4 (-26.7%) compared to 1 year ago and a transition to a dramatic market.).

The average age of the real estate was 16.0 years old (a -26.9% decrease compared to the 21.9 years old of last year.). The average size of the real estate was 60.5 sq.m (a +8.0% increase compared to the 56.0 sq.m of last year.).

Cause of price increases

  • A dramatic decrease in average age of the building (representing 21.9 years old in 2012 and 16.0 years old in 2013; -26.9%)
  • A dramatic decrease in transactions involving relatively old buildings under 40 years old (representing 73.3% of total transactions in 2012 and 45.5% of total transactions in 2013)

Breakdown of each segment

Station:   Segment:

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