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page updated 11 Sep 2019

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e-architect try to feature the latest and best Japanese Residences. The link above takes you to projects posted in the last few weeks and months, below is a historical archive of the best property designs. We aim to include the most interesting properties in the Japanese capital. We cover completed Tokyo homes and new building designs.

Japanese Residential Architecture News – latest additions to this page, arranged chronologically:

19 Aug 2019
Le 49 House in Kamakura

10 Apr 2019
R・torso・C Residence in Tokyo

10 Apr 2019
House for Four Generations
Design: tomomi kito architect & associates
House for Four Generations
photograph : Satoshi Shigeta

House for Four Generations

24 Aug 2018
Hopscotch House, Kita-ku, Saitama-shi, Saitama, Saitama Prefecture, Kantō region
Architects: Hideyuki Hiramoto (Hiramoto Design Studio)
Hopscotch House Saitama
photograph : Koji Fujii (Nacása&Partners Inc.)

New House in Saitama
This family who had lived individually decided to live together under one roof.

13 Jan 2017
Riverside House, Suginami
Design: Mizuishi Architect Atelier
Riverside House in Horinouchi
photograph : Hiroshi Tanigawa

Riverside House in Horinouchi
This is a very small house built on the triangle site where the river and the road were crossed and made to the acute angle. For the dead-end road, it became a plan in various regulations for obtaining special permission.

7 Nov 2016
Cave House, Sinjuku Ward
Design: APOLLO Architects & Associates
Cave House in Tokyo
photograph : Masao Nishikawa

Cave House in Tokyo
A new home for a single person, built in a quiet residential area in Kagurazaka.

17 Mar 2014
Shirokane House, Minato-ku
Design: MDS Co.Ltd
Tokyo House
photograph : Forward Stroke inc.

Shirokane House
The small site is located in a typical Tokyo urban residential area, where houses are closely built up. A pursuit of internal spaces in this house, as a result, changes the Tokyo cityscape a little. An area for one floor is usually desired as large as possible, in particular, in such a narrow site. For this house, the first floor area is small due to the parking space and the second floor is, instead, larger.

7 Aug 2013
House in Mishuku II
Design: Nobuo Araki
House in Mishuku II Japan
photo : Shimizu Ken

House in Mishuku II
This two-story house stands in a densely populated area of Setagaya, Tokyo. This is the second building of a paired residential unit for the same clients, a married couple in their 60s. The Archetype designed their first residence in 2004. As the family members increased, they had to expand the property. Fortunately, the space right next to the house became vacant and the second residence was built there.

17 Jan 2013
Switch Box in House
Design: Naf Architect & Design
Switch Box in House
photo : Toshiyuki Yano

Switch Box in House
This is a total interior renovation project of an existing house, installing a box made of deck lumber in the middle of the house. The existing house is 17 year-old, two-story, 4-bedroom wooden structure on top of semi-underground garage. It could serve as home, but we could not see how and for whom the room layout was made.

16 Jan 2013
ZYX House
Design: Naf Architect & Design
ZYX House
photo : Toshiyuki Yano

ZYX House
This is a house in central Tokyo which is composed of three kinds of space stacked up like toy blocks. Third floor is a private space for a single woman; second floor, a space for her family; first floor, a guest space for her relatives.

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