JR Nippō Main Line railway market report

JR Nippō Main Line Home market overview

The average price of JR Nippō Main Line (Takarabe to Kagoshima-Chuo) Home, in Jul, 2020 to Sep, 2020 was 162,519 JPY/sq.m. The market value represents a decrease of 38,843 JPY (-19.3%) compared to 1 year ago and a transition to a weak market. 119 properties exchanged hands ( The market value represents a decrease of 12 (-9.2%) compared to 1 year ago and a transition to a bear market.).

The average age of the real estate was 23.5 years old (a -10.8% decrease compared to the 26.3 years old of last year.). The average size of the real estate was 249.4 sq.m (a -10.9% decrease compared to the 279.9 sq.m of last year.). The average total floor space of the real estate was 131.5 sq.m (a -31.6% decrease compared to the 192.2 sq.m of last year.).

One distinguishing feature of recent real-estate transactions was a dramatic increase in transactions involving nearly new buildings under 3 years old, as well as a dramatic increase in transactions involving relatively new buildings under 20 years old.

4 stations have experienced increased prices; 7 stations have experienced decreased prices. Market value of most stations decreased. Kirishimajinnguu, Kokubu, Aira station has seen a price increase of over 20% compared to last year. The most dramatic price increase was at Aira station, where prices have increased +90.6% compared to last year; a sq.m unit now costs 214,563 JPY/sq.m.

The top 2 stations has seen prices increase +85.0% (+61,818 JPY/sq.m). On the other hand, The bottom 2 stations has seen prices decrease -42.2% (-49,049 JPY/sq.m).

Cause of price increases

  • An decrease in average age of the building (representing 26.3 years old in 2019 and 23.5 years old in 2020; -10.8%)
  • A dramatic increase in transactions involving nearly new buildings under 3 years old (representing 17.9% of total transactions in 2019 and 27.0% of total transactions in 2020)
  • A dramatic increase in transactions involving locations relatively near to the station less than six minutes by foot from the station (representing 2.3% of total transactions in 2019 and 5.0% of total transactions in 2020)

Causes of price decreases

  • A slight increase in transactions involving relatively old buildings under 40 years old (representing 34.1% of total transactions in 2019 and 35.1% of total transactions in 2020)
  • A dramatic decrease in transactions involving recently constructed buildings under 6 years old (representing 2.4% of total transactions in 2019 and 0.9% of total transactions in 2020)

Home stations market overview

The average price of Kajiki Home, the highest market value along this railway was 217,592 JPY/sq.m. The market value represents a decrease of 107,408 JPY (-33.0%) compared to 1 year ago and a transition to a dramatic market. 6 properties exchanged hands ( The market value represents an increase of 5 (+500.0%) compared to 1 year ago and a transition to a dramatic market.).

The average price of Takarabe Home, the lowest market value along this railway was 39,276 JPY/sq.m. The market value represents a decrease of 39,443 JPY (-50.1%) compared to 1 year ago and a transition to a dramatic market. 2 properties exchanged hands ( The market value represents a decrease of 3 (-60.0%) compared to 1 year ago and a transition to a dramatic market.).

JR Nippō Main Line (Stations Home market overview)
JR Nippō Main LineThis year(2020)
(Avg.Age,Dim.)
1 year ago
(Avg.Age,Dim.)
2 years ago
(Avg.Age,Dim.)
Takarabe39,276 JPYsq.m
(26.5232876712328751,000sq.m)
78,720 JPYsq.m
(34.72657534246576752sq.m)
13,000 JPYsq.m
(0.0575sq.m)
Kitamata---
Oosumiookawara---
Kitanaganoda---
Kirishimajinnguu48,897 JPYsq.m
(31.359360730593604383sq.m)
27,273 JPYsq.m
(0.0240sq.m)
32,168 JPYsq.m
(28.523287671232875365sq.m)
Kokubu145,168 JPYsq.m
(17.85301sq.m)
110,992 JPYsq.m
(29.523287671232875368sq.m)
138,210 JPYsq.m
(23.186118721461185243sq.m)
Hayato118,274 JPYsq.m
(28.524070450097845336sq.m)
133,418 JPYsq.m
(23.435616438356163381sq.m)
109,444 JPYsq.m
(24.23444227005871426sq.m)
Kajiki217,592 JPYsq.m
(13.913424657534245282sq.m)
325,000 JPYsq.m
(47.534246575342465310sq.m)
240,000 JPYsq.m
(-0.4958904109589041375sq.m)
Kinnkou112,227 JPYsq.m
(17.516712328767124184sq.m)
170,881 JPYsq.m
(32.19132420091324402sq.m)
167,781 JPYsq.m
(25.52054794520548630sq.m)
Chousa109,292 JPYsq.m
(27.745814307458144422sq.m)
113,496 JPYsq.m
(24.630441400304413247sq.m)
230,887 JPYsq.m
(8.676712328767124226sq.m)
Aira214,563 JPYsq.m
(6.843835616438356278sq.m)
112,551 JPYsq.m
(33.275342465753425229sq.m)
176,508 JPYsq.m
(10.177168949771689174sq.m)
Shigetomi140,909 JPYsq.m
(27.523835616438358235sq.m)
156,364 JPYsq.m
(8.508675799086758262sq.m)
141,793 JPYsq.m
(27.856621004566207190sq.m)
Ryugamizu---
Kagoshima196,597 JPYsq.m
(22.88381070983811160sq.m)
189,797 JPYsq.m
(26.390351399642647212sq.m)
164,441 JPYsq.m
(22.34041095890411206sq.m)
Kagoshima-Chuo192,226 JPYsq.m
(25.2162100456621164sq.m)
278,714 JPYsq.m
(25.26532366371206223sq.m)
192,591 JPYsq.m
(22.97175472928898181sq.m)

*Average unit prices per sq.m of Home 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.

Noteworthy stations

Aira214,563 JPY/sq.m (+91% compared with the previous year)

The average price of Aira Home was 214,563 JPY/sq.m. The market value represents an increase of 102,012 JPY (+90.6%) compared to 1 year ago and a transition to a dramatic market. 3 properties exchanged hands ( The market value represents a decrease of 1 (-25.0%) compared to 1 year ago and a transition to a dramatic market.).

The average age of the real estate was 6.8 years old (a -79.4% decrease compared to the 33.3 years old of last year.). The average size of the real estate was 278.3 sq.m (a +21.7% increase compared to the 228.8 sq.m of last year.). The average total floor space of the real estate was 135.0 sq.m (a +80.0% increase compared to the 75.0 sq.m of last year.).

Cause of price increases

  • A dramatic decrease in average age of the building (representing 33.3 years old in 2019 and 6.8 years old in 2020; -79.4%)

Kirishimajinnguu48,897 JPY/sq.m (+79% compared with the previous year)

The average price of Kirishimajinnguu Home was 48,897 JPY/sq.m. The market value represents an increase of 21,624 JPY (+79.3%) compared to 1 year ago and a transition to a dramatic market. 7 properties exchanged hands ( The market value represents an increase of 6 (+600.0%) compared to 1 year ago and a transition to a dramatic market.).

The average size of the real estate was 382.9 sq.m (a +59.5% increase compared to the 240.0 sq.m of last year.). The average total floor space of the real estate was 82.5 sq.m (a +50.0% increase compared to the 55.0 sq.m of last year.).

Causes of price decreases

  • A dramatic increase in average distance from the station (representing 26.0 min in 2019 and 47.1 min in 2020; +81.3%)

Takarabe39,276 JPY/sq.m (-50% compared with the previous year)

The average price of Takarabe Home was 39,276 JPY/sq.m. The market value represents a decrease of 39,443 JPY (-50.1%) compared to 1 year ago and a transition to a dramatic market. 2 properties exchanged hands ( The market value represents a decrease of 3 (-60.0%) compared to 1 year ago and a transition to a dramatic market.).

The average age of the real estate was 26.5 years old (a -23.6% decrease compared to the 34.7 years old of last year.). The average size of the real estate was 1000.0 sq.m (a +33.0% increase compared to the 752.0 sq.m of last year.). The average total floor space of the real estate was 127.5 sq.m (a +1.2% increase compared to the 126.0 sq.m of last year.).

Cause of price increases

  • A dramatic decrease in average age of the building (representing 34.7 years old in 2019 and 26.5 years old in 2020; -23.6%)

Causes of price decreases

  • A dramatic increase in average distance from the station (representing 83.6 min in 2019 and 120.0 min in 2020; +43.5%)
  • A dramatic increase in transactions involving relatively old buildings under 40 years old (representing 60.0% of total transactions in 2019 and 100.0% of total transactions in 2020)

Kinnkou112,227 JPY/sq.m (-34% compared with the previous year)

The average price of Kinnkou Home was 112,227 JPY/sq.m. The market value represents a decrease of 58,655 JPY (-34.3%) compared to 1 year ago and a transition to a dramatic market. 5 properties exchanged hands ( The market value represents a decrease of 1 (-16.7%) compared to 1 year ago and a transition to a weak market.).

The average age of the real estate was 17.5 years old (a -45.6% decrease compared to the 32.2 years old of last year.). The average size of the real estate was 184.0 sq.m (a -54.2% decrease compared to the 401.7 sq.m of last year.). The average total floor space of the real estate was 120.0 sq.m (a +19.0% increase compared to the 100.8 sq.m of last year.).

Cause of price increases

  • A dramatic decrease in average age of the building (representing 32.2 years old in 2019 and 17.5 years old in 2020; -45.6%)
  • A dramatic increase in transactions involving nearly new buildings under 3 years old (representing 16.7% of total transactions in 2019 and 40.0% of total transactions in 2020)

Causes of price decreases

  • A dramatic increase in transactions involving relatively old buildings under 40 years old (representing 16.7% of total transactions in 2019 and 60.0% of total transactions in 2020)

Breakdown of each segment

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