November 16th, 2023 -

How to Rent an Apartment in Japan + What to Know about Renting in Tokyo

This seminar will be held online and virtually hosted in Tokyo

Learn the basics of renting an apartment in Japan and learn about our new rental service, the Japan Room Finder.

When & Where

  • Host: Japan Room Finder
  • Date: November 16th, Thursday
  • Time: 10:00 am (JST)
  • Location: This seminar will be held online and virtually hosted in Tokyo
  • Admission: FREE
  • Seats: 50

Japan Room Finder, a new service from GPlusMedia, is pleased to present our webinar on learning the basics of renting in Japan. Whether you’re currently living in Japan or overseas, if you want to learn about the housing market and how to rent an apartment in Japan, this seminar is for you!


  • Procedure for renting an apartment in Japan
    • When should people start looking for an apartment?
    • When is the best time of the year to look for an apartment?
  • Introduction to JAPAN ROOM FINDER
  • Introduction to a neighborhood in Tokyo
  • Properties we recommend and don’t recommend
  • What to be careful of when renting an apartment
  • Q&A


Cindy / Service Coordinator

Cindy is a service coordinator at GPlusMedia, working on Japan Room Finder and Japan Home Finder. Previously, she had similar duties at GaijinPot Housing Service for four years. In her spare time, she likes looking at online rental/for sale listings, trying out new restaurants, and makeup.

Nathan / Service Manager

Nathan is the service manager at GPlusMedia and manages Japan Room Finder, Japan Home Finder and GaijinPot Study. Over five years he has helped many people find apartments in Japan and/or come here to study Japanese. 

How to register

To register for this seminar, click on the link below.

  • You will be taken to the registration form on GoToWebinar, our seminar platform partner site.
  • After you complete online registration, you will receive a confirmation email from GoToWebinar.
  • Click on the link in the registration email to join the seminar on the date and time of the event.
  • If it is the first time you will be joining us on GoToWebinar, you will be asked to install the GoToWebinar software on your device. Installation takes about five minutes.
  • Please note that the number of attendees is limited to 50 people. Once the registration limit has been reached, we aren’t able to add attendees to the list. We thank you for your understanding on this.
  • The date and time shown in the confirmation email are the correct date and time for your time zone, as calculated using your computer’s IP address. There is no need to convert the time shown to your location.
  • Our working days and hours are Monday to Friday, 9 am to 5:30 pm (Japan Standard Time), excluding Japanese national holidays. Unfortunately, we aren’t able to immediately respond to inquiries received outside of these hours.
  • We aren’t able to provide a recording of the webinar. In case you’re unable to attend, please register for a following session. We usually hold webinars on the same topic at least once a month.