Smart Relocate provides you with assistance to not only for you to find your new room, but also total service to arrange the living environment for your family, so that you can start a new life smoothly.
The following services are available for Smart Relocate customers.
Regardless of the length of your stay, we are happy to help you find a suitable house that meets your demands. We take everything into consideration, for example, your family type and commute time.
It is important to choose an area that is suitable for you and your family to live in. We will arrange a personal orientation tour with you to check out housing, schools, facilities, and the general condition of your new house’s surroundings.
Phone and Internet contract support
We will help you with landline and the internet installation. Please rely on us if you have any trouble even after you started living in your new house.
Start using utility services
We will help you apply to electricity, gas, and water supply services.
We will help you to start a comfortable life in Japan by offering a variety of assistance, for example, teaching you useful Japanese expressions, searching for schools, writing applications for your children, and providing area information that can be useful in everyday life.
Property Trouble Concierge
Please rely on us if you have any troubles with your housing. 24-hour telephone support service in 10 different languages is also available for the customers.
An urban resort with a view you won’t find downtown
Enjoy a neighborhood located about 15 kilometers from JR Tokyo Station, or 15 minutes by rapid train. Our urban resort abounds with the beauty of the sea and nature. It is in a popular area where you can enjoy a refined lifestyle, with Disneyland, hotels, restaurants, large shopping malls, and diverse features of the city, including cultural and educational institutions, nearby.
Tokyo Coastal Area
A neighborhood that combines convenience with the richness of nature
6 kilometers from Tokyo. Comfortable access to the city center, directly connected to Nihonbashi and Otemachi. Various small and large parks that can be enjoyed by everyone from adults to children, such as Kasai Rinkai Park. You’ll have a sense of the richness of nature on a daily basis.
A city of culture and education
A residential area accessible to both Tokyo and Chiba. Experience easy living amid the richness and greenery of Edogawa. A charming natural environment spreads out around you as you experience a lifestyle with every convenience.
At the halfway point of 2 airports connecting to the rest of the world
The Makuhari area is the prefecture's foremost shopping paradise, with restaurants, supermarkets, outlet malls, Makuhari Messe Convention Center, and Zozo Marine Stadium. The environment will keep you active in your spare time: there’s the beautiful coast and the vast park facing Tokyo Bay. Every day will be filled with a sense of freedom and comfort.
01. Finding a property
First, contact us and give us your housing requests .
We will need the following information:
- Your budget – The types of housing / The number of rooms – Location that you would like to live in
- The size of your family
- The length of your stay
- Move in date ( Normally, it is best to start searching house 2-3 weeks before you move in.)
- Any specific concerns or requests
We’ll give you the details of properties that meet your demand via email or fax. Please choose convenient way for you and your family.
We have more properties information besides listed ones on our website, so please feel free to ask us about properties you are interested in.
02. Preview Properties
We arrange viewing tours as many times as you wish.
Once you found housing that meet your demand, a consultant will take you to the houses.
For requests from overseas, we will provide you with the details such as photos and 360-degree panoramic images so that you can experience the real atmosphere of the houses.
Normally, the rental market moves much faster than usual in January to March in Japan. If you find a perfect house, we recommend you to take a quick action to get it.
03. Making a Contract
For far away customers we will support contracts online.
We offer comprehensive support online, so you can conduct all the various procedures leading to your contract online or by mail, so even if you are far away, you do not need to make repeated trips to our office before making your contract.
Registration and Inkan (Japanese stamps) are also supported as well.
04. After moving-in support
We will provide you with plenty of assistance even after you moved in to your new house.
There are many procedures that you need to do after moving in.
Smart Relocate offers support firmly even after you moved in your new house.
Please relax, and enjoy your new life!
【The example of the services after moving in】
Help you to apply utilities such as water service, gas, and electricity Help you to install landline and the internet Help you with plumbing trouble Help you with heating/air conditioning breakdowns, etc.
This is a guidebook for those who are planning to start a new life in Japan.
It contains basic information regarding searching for an apartment.