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Will Olympics boost Japan's property market?

Abenomics sets stage for recovery and demand for real estate could rise too
Tuesday, November 19, 2013 - 06:00

SINCE Tokyo was selected to host the 2020 Olympics, Japan has been riding a wave of elation. The Nikkei rose 2.5 per cent following the announcement, with construction stocks being the notable beneficiaries. The Olympics boost came just in time. One year after Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's