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  • 62 rooms of the sharehouse, 12 min walk away from Mizonokuchi station in Tokyu Denentoshi Line, Oimachi Line, and JR Nanbu Line! Residents are mainly in the age of 20’s, and about half of residents are foreigners! There are regularly house event held so this is one of the best recommended houses for beginners as well.

    12 min for Jiyugaoka, 14 min for Shibuya, 20 min for Kawasaki. Very convenient place!!

  • This sharehouse is like a studio type apartment because a kitchen is in a room. The common spaces residents share are shower, bathroom, washing machine, and dryer. Shower rooms and bathroom have been renovated in 2016 Summer, and they are separated between men and women. Tobu Nerima station is 15 min train from Ikebukuro station which is easy access to the central of Tokyo.

  • 10 min walk from Aobadai station in Tokyu Denentoshi Line, 12 walk from Tookaichiba station in JR Yokohama Line. This sharehouse is very international since more than 50 % of residents are from foreigners. The huge living space has herringbone style floor, and billiard board with bar-like atmosphere.
    The room size is 13.2㎡ so you can have open-minded life in this sharehouse!

  • “Jiyugaoka”  is one of the most popular areas in Tokyo! It is within the walking distance from this women only sharehouse with auto-locked entrance!

    There are 11 rooms in this sharehouse so if you don’t like the big one, you should check this house.

    We will change some furniture in the common spaces, so we can provide higher grade in quality!

  • First House Fujigaoka is in a quiet residential area. There is a park in the surroundings, and there are many natural calm environments. There are many friendly people, they will regularly hold an event. In the surroundings of the station there are supermarkets, convenience stores, 100 yen shops, drug stores. You do not have to worry about shopping. First house Fujigaoka has lower rent than other sharehouses. It is one of the recommended properties if you live wisely in Japan.

  • Only 4 min walk from Ichigao station in Denentoshi Line! Since it is close to the station, you can find 100 yen shop, convenience stores, and supermarket which is open 24 hours! The room size is 9.9 ㎡ and 12㎡ so you can feel open-minded in this sharehouse!

  • 2 train lines are available in this area which are “Keikyu Line” for Shinagawa and “Yokohama municipal subway Blue Line” for Yokohama.

    Both stations are within 10 min walk, and there is a shopping street with the famous spot of cherry blossom.

    Some rooms in this sharehouse are about 10㎡ with furniture+closet, and others are 1DK with bathroom and shower as well.

    Shower and bathroom in the common space are separated in men and women, and the entrance is auto-locked. So you can have a safe stay here!

  • A furnished studio type apartment!! The entrance of this property is electric auto-locked door so the whole building is well secured.   There is an elevator so don’t worry about carrying your luggage. The nearest station, “Kakio” station, is located in a quiet residential area so you will be able to lead a relaxing life. If you use a train, you will get to Shin Yurigaoka station and Shimo Kitazawa station where they are prosperous and popular areas among young people especially.

about a sharehouse

About Business

Q.For renting a room, there are residential information, seal certificate, etc needed. But what things are required to bring?
A.

We will have a copy of residential card, passport, and visa.

Q.Is there age limit to move in?
A.

Those who are between 18 and 45 years old can move in.

Q.If the rent is discounted, until when will be valid?
A.

If you are not the one who delay in payment and is troublesome for other residents, you can keep making use of it.
But the campaign varies depending on a detail of campaign. So please inquiry for more details.

Q.Is sublease possible?
A.

No, but if a contract is made by a company, its worker can live in.

Q.What's the minumum contract?
A.

At least 1 month. If a contract is for more than 1 month, we will calculate a daily rent as well.

Q.How much is the initial fee?
A.

It cost 30,000 yen as handling fee and 1 month rent.

Q.How to pay a rent?
A.

When you move in, you can pay in cash. But please transfer the rent next time.

Q.Does it cost for renewing a contract?
A.

No, you don't have to pay any when you renew a contract.

Q.Any deposit?
A.

We don't charge you a deposit, brokerage fee, or other extra fee but only 30,000 yen as handling fee.

Q.What's the ratio of foreigners?
A.

The average is 45% of foreigners in our properties. Most of them are exchange students or school teachers from overseas.

Q.What's the ratio of sex?
A.

Excepting for women only sharehouses, about 50% of residents are women.

Our sharehouses have showers and toilets for women only.

About Sharehouse Life

Q.Do I have to prepare and replace the toilet paper and dish detergent?
A.

We will prepare and replace them.

Q.When I move out, when do we have to notify?
A.

Please notify us 1 month before. If you notify less than 1 month, you need to pay 1 month rent from the date you notify us.
(If you notify us on April 1st that you move out on April 15th, you need to pay the rent for by the end of April.)

Q.Is there any fees to pay other than rent?
A.

【For sharehouse】
People need to pay 12,000 for utilities fee including internet.
Also, washing machine is 200 yen, and dryers for 100 yen in each 20~30 min.

【For apartment】
People need to pay 4,500~6,000 yen as maintenance fee. For utilities such as water, gas, electricity, and internet, people need to contract by themselves.

Q.What's inside of a room?
A.

【Sharehouse】
There are basic things in common spaces for a daily life.
It varies depending a sharehouse but there are kitchen, living room, shower room, microwave, gas oven, kitchen utensils, washing machine, dryer, and TV.

【Apartment】
There are some apartments that people can use washing machine by private, but some apartments that washing machine are shared by residents.

Q.How do I throw away the garbage?
A.

For private garbage, residents need to throw away by themselves.
Please follow the garbage local rule.

Q.Is there curfew? Also, is there any limit to use the common spaces?
A.

Please consider other residents especially late at night.

Q.Is there bicycle parking lot?
A.

Some of properties have parking lot but some don't. (Please inquiry for more details)

Q.I'm thinking of living with one more person. Is this possible?
A.

Possible. For sharehouse, 10,000 yen added to every monthly rent. For apartment, 5,000 yen added.
More than 3 people are not allowed.

Q.Can I invite a friend?
A.

Yes, you can. But if you stay 2 and more than 2 days, you will be charged (350 yen/ 1 day). In this case, please be sure to contact us.
If it's more than 10 days, it will be regarded as 2 people living, which means you need to pay additional 10,000 yen.

Q.Is shower room crowded?
A.

It's rare to be in line to use shower because residents' lifestyles are various.
Also, bigger sharehouses have some shower rooms.

Q.Is it noisy in a house?
A.

The noise that residents feel may vary from person to person, so we ask you to live with common sense when you move in.
If there is too much noise, the house manager will notify you to get the house better life each other.
We ask you to refrain from listening to loud music on your cell phone or loud voices in the middle of the night or early morning.

Q.If there is a person who you don't like?
A.

Since the share house is a shared life, we ask for minimum greetings, etc. and ask for manners.
In addition, you may need to have a generous consciousness that does not impose their own commitments and values.

Q.Is there any interaction in a house?
A.

Each property has a different style, so it can not be said unconditionally, but large properties have events led by our company every season, Other properties often have dinner together in the living room every night.
There is no rule that you have to interact, so please enjoy it according to your lifestyle.

Q.I'm not good at communicating, is that okay?
A.

Interwhao has a completely private room so you can keep your private.
Of course, some residents enjoy reading a book in the living room and enjoy their time alone.
Also, we regularly organize parties, so you can get to know them right away. If you have any problems, please consult with the house manager.

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