Since launching in summer 2021, Uchi (uchijapan.com) has become the default search engine for anyone looking at buying ski property in Japan. This independent site features a lightning-quick search function that allows you to quickly narrow down the 600 properties to your perfect chalet, apartment or block of land.
All the best and most reliable real estate agents are listing their properties on Uchi. As they are all fully licensed to operate in Japan and have English-speaking staff on hand you can feel completely at ease throughout the enquiry and purchase process – we put you directly in contact with the agent for your chosen property.
With the Japanese yen at historic lows, now is a great time to buy and there is no better way to start your search than with Uchi. New properties are added daily and with prices started at $50,000 USD there is something for everyone.
This month the Uchi team have hand-picked 5 properties ranging from the peak of luxury to the downright affordable – check the links below and don’t forget to visit uchijapan.com to see the best that Japan has to offer!
Yotei One Residence
Price: $6.2 USD / 800m JPY
Location: Niseko-Hirafu, Hokkaido
This incredible off-plan home has 5 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms and sits on the highly sought-after Hirafu bluff – meaning you get incredible Mount Yotei views AND views over the Shiribeshi river.View listing
Tenguyama Ski-in Block
Price: $60,000 USD / 8m JPY
Location: Otaru, Hokkaido
Less than 200m from the scenic ropeway of Tenguyama, this land not only gives you ski-in access from the mountain but allows views over the historic port city of Otaru. Enjoy the snow, the sea and some of the best sushi in the world!View listing
Yunosato Pine Lodge
Price: $190,000 USD / 25m JPY
Location: Niseko Area, Hokkaido
This 3 bedroom property has just been repainted and looks the part, with incredible views of Mount Yotei from the living room and main bedrooms. It’s an absolute bargain given that the resorts of Moiwa and Niseko-Annupuri are just a short 5 minute drive away.View listing
Traditional Japanese Farmhouse
Price: $290,000 USD / 37m JPY
Location: Niigata, Mainland Japan
Fancy something completely different? Check out this truly unique and immaculately maintained traditional Japanese home in Niigata. Located only 11km from the highly acclaimed Lotte Arai ski resort and close to several other resorts, this is something you can guarantee no-one else has in their property portfolio!View listing
Rusutsu Risu House
Price: $290,000 USD / 38m JPY
Location: Rusutsu, Hokkaido
This 3 bedroom home has a tatami room, garage and is less than 5 minutes from both mountains of Rusutsu Resort. It’s also next to one of our favourite pizza restaurants as well as being close to the local supermarket.View listing
If you’re interested in learning more about the best real estate opportunities in Japan’s best ski resorts, sign up to the Uchi site at https://uchijapan.com/register – there is no fee to join and you can save your favourite properties as well as contact the most trustworthy licensed real estate agents directly.