Kyushu Shinkansen railway market report

Kyushu Shinkansen Home market overview

The average price of Kyushu Shinkansen (Izumi to Kagoshima-Chuo) Home, in Apr, 2020 to Jun, 2020 was 184,041 JPY/sq.m. The market value represents an increase of 22,056 JPY (+13.6%) compared to 1 year ago and a transition to a bull market. 43 properties exchanged hands ( The market value represents a decrease of 22 (-33.8%) compared to 1 year ago and a transition to a dramatic market.).

The average age of the real estate was 24.6 years old (a -8.1% decrease compared to the 26.8 years old of last year.). The average size of the real estate was 223.0 sq.m (a -18.3% decrease compared to the 272.9 sq.m of last year.). The average total floor space of the real estate was 172.3 sq.m (a -28.5% decrease compared to the 240.9 sq.m of last year.).

One distinguishing feature of recent real-estate transactions was a dramatic increase in transactions involving size for a general family households less than 100 sq.m, as well as a dramatic increase in transactions involving locations less than ten minutes by foot from the station.

1 stations have experienced increased prices; 1 stations have experienced decreased prices. Market value of most stations decreased. Sendai station has seen a price decrease of over 20% compared to last year. The most dramatic price increase was at Sendai station, where prices have decreased -1.6% compared to last year; a sq.m unit now costs 122,087 JPY/sq.m.

The top 1 stations has seen prices increase +2.4% (+4,633 JPY/sq.m). On the other hand, The bottom 1 stations has seen prices decrease -1.6% (-2,047 JPY/sq.m).

Cause of price increases

  • An decrease in average distance from the station (representing 38.2 min in 2019 and 34.0 min in 2020; -11.0%)
  • A dramatic decrease in transactions involving relatively old buildings under 40 years old (representing 53.8% of total transactions in 2019 and 33.3% of total transactions in 2020)
  • A dramatic increase in transactions involving nearly new buildings under 3 years old (representing 21.5% of total transactions in 2019 and 28.6% of total transactions in 2020)

Causes of price decreases

  • A dramatic increase in transactions involving older buildings over 40 years old (representing 16.9% of total transactions in 2019 and 23.8% of total transactions in 2020)

Home stations market overview

The average price of Kagoshima-Chuo Home, the highest market value along this railway was 196,088 JPY/sq.m. The market value represents an increase of 4,633 JPY (+2.4%) compared to 1 year ago and a transition to a slight market. 36 properties exchanged hands ( The market value represents a decrease of 8 (-18.2%) compared to 1 year ago and a transition to a weak market.).

The average price of Sendai Home, the lowest market value along this railway was 122,087 JPY/sq.m. The market value represents a decrease of 2,047 JPY (-1.6%) compared to 1 year ago and a transition to a slight market. 7 properties exchanged hands ( The market value represents a decrease of 7 (-50.0%) compared to 1 year ago and a transition to a dramatic market.).

Kyushu Shinkansen (Stations Home market overview)
Kyushu ShinkansenThis year(2020)
(Avg.Age,Dim.)
1 year ago
(Avg.Age,Dim.)
2 years ago
(Avg.Age,Dim.)
Izumi-56,657 JPYsq.m
(34.273972602739725440sq.m)
44,444 JPYsq.m
(33.273972602739725220sq.m)
Sendai122,087 JPYsq.m
(17.55068493150685341sq.m)
124,134 JPYsq.m
(21.908610567514675291sq.m)
140,094 JPYsq.m
(13.371689497716895649sq.m)
Kagoshima-Chuo196,088 JPYsq.m
(26.041722113502935200sq.m)
191,455 JPYsq.m
(27.155977584059777241sq.m)
200,559 JPYsq.m
(24.042876712328766185sq.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

Kagoshima-Chuo196,088 JPY/sq.m (+2% compared with the previous year)

The average price of Kagoshima-Chuo Home was 196,088 JPY/sq.m. The market value represents an increase of 4,633 JPY (+2.4%) compared to 1 year ago and a transition to a slight market. 36 properties exchanged hands ( The market value represents a decrease of 8 (-18.2%) compared to 1 year ago and a transition to a weak market.).

The average age of the real estate was 26.0 years old (a -4.1% decrease compared to the 27.2 years old of last year.). The average size of the real estate was 200.0 sq.m (a -17.0% decrease compared to the 240.9 sq.m of last year.). The average total floor space of the real estate was 173.2 sq.m (a -34.8% decrease compared to the 265.8 sq.m of last year.).

Cause of price increases

  • A dramatic decrease in transactions involving relatively old buildings under 40 years old (representing 47.7% of total transactions in 2019 and 31.4% of total transactions in 2020)
  • A dramatic increase in transactions involving nearly new buildings under 3 years old (representing 25.0% of total transactions in 2019 and 31.4% of total transactions in 2020)

Causes of price decreases

  • A dramatic increase in transactions involving older buildings over 40 years old (representing 22.7% of total transactions in 2019 and 28.6% of total transactions in 2020)

Sendai122,087 JPY/sq.m (-2% compared with the previous year)

The average price of Sendai Home was 122,087 JPY/sq.m. The market value represents a decrease of 2,047 JPY (-1.6%) compared to 1 year ago and a transition to a slight market. 7 properties exchanged hands ( The market value represents a decrease of 7 (-50.0%) compared to 1 year ago and a transition to a dramatic market.).

The average age of the real estate was 17.6 years old (a -19.9% decrease compared to the 21.9 years old of last year.). The average size of the real estate was 341.4 sq.m (a +17.3% increase compared to the 291.2 sq.m of last year.). The average total floor space of the real estate was 167.9 sq.m (a -13.4% decrease compared to the 193.9 sq.m of last year.).

Cause of price increases

  • An decrease in average age of the building (representing 21.9 years old in 2019 and 17.6 years old in 2020; -19.9%)
  • A dramatic decrease in average distance from the station (representing 50.2 min in 2019 and 21.4 min in 2020; -57.3%)
  • A dramatic decrease in transactions involving relatively old buildings under 40 years old (representing 64.3% of total transactions in 2019 and 42.9% of total transactions in 2020)

Causes of price decreases

  • A dramatic decrease in transactions involving nearly new buildings under 3 years old (representing 21.4% of total transactions in 2019 and 14.3% of total transactions in 2020)

Breakdown of each segment

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