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Roadside Land Prices Increase for 5th Consecutive Year in Fukuoka

The Fukuoka and Kumamoto branches of the National Tax Agency released its land valuations for the current fiscal year on July 1. Amongst seven prefectures in Kyushu, five including Fukuoka, Saga and Nagasaki recorded increased land prices. The most expensive land was Tenjin 2-chome (Watanabe-dori) in Fukuoka City, which saw an increase of 11.8% compared to the year before (¥8.8 million/ 1 m2.) The plot also turned out to be the fifth most expensive land in the entire country. Land values in the prefectures of Miyazaki and Kagoshima fell by 0.1~0.2 %. Sources: Sankei / NHK

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Published: Jul 3, 2020 / Last Updated: Jul 3, 2020

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