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$500 Houses in Japan – Fact or Fiction

$500 houses in Japan? The 2021 akiya newscycle is upon us, and this time around it's honing in on a very specific price point. Let's dig in!
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Kintsugi Reconsidered

Kintsugi is the Japanese practice of mending broken pottery with lacquer infused with precious metals - what an apt metaphor for akiya!
Cabin in Japan

Renovation & Rural Japan

Renovation is very often a part of the akiya journey, but it doesn't have to be expensive, scary, or a hassle. Come with us to learn more!
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Cryptocurrency Accepted!

Cryptocurrency has been around since 2009 and it's time we saw it do something cool. We now accept cryptocurrency for akiya research!
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Lifestyle Level-Up

Rural Japan offers much in the way of alternative lifestyle - come with us to explore all the options available to start your journey!

Minakami, Gunma

Minakami is a well-known winter wonderland, but it is so much more than that, and this beautiful house is your ticket to exploring it all!
Speeding bullet train & mt. fuji

Kanto Leading the Pack

We've taken a look at our activity in the so far to see what learnings we could come up with. Unsurprisingly, Kanto is leading the pack!
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Sagamihara & The Land of Alternative Education

We took a client out to Sagamihara in Kanagawa prefecture, an area renowned for its educational resources and artistic communities!
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Get Your Goat

Inaka Club seeks to introduce its members to the wonders of rural Japan in the easiest, safest, funnest ways possible... with goats.