City of Osaka
Local & Public Authorities
With a municipal area of no more than 0.1% of Japan’s land area, the City of Osaka contains the nation’s third biggest population and the second largest number of employees and business establishments. A compact metropolis— this is the City of Osaka.
Diamond Realty Management Inc.
Investors & Financial Institutions
Diamond Realty Management is a leading private real estate investment management company based in Tokyo, Japan with over 500 billion yen in assets under management (as of June 2018). Founded in 2004 as a subsidiary of Mitsubishi Corporation, it manages closed end funds, separate accounts, and open ended private REIT (DREAM Private REIT) in retail, logistics, mezzanine debts, office, DC, hotels and other industrial sectors. Strategies are ranging from core/core-plus, value-added, forward-commitment, mezzanine debt etc. Diamond Realty Management serves over 140 domestic and global institutional investors (as of June 2018) in Japan and U.S. It has launched DREAM US Fund series in 2017. The firm provides its investors the attractive domestic and cross-border investment opportunities in both equity and debt arenas by leveraging the competitive edge of being part of a Mitsubishi Corporation group including its global sourcing networks, development and operating functions, strong financing functions, cutting edge product development capabilities, and disciplined asset management.
East Japan Railway Company
Founded in 1989, JR EAST is the most large railway company in Japan. About 18 million passengers use our train service per day. In addition to its huge-scale railway network, JR EAST handles many development projects around the station.
In recent years, we’re considering of participating in global development projects, making use of our experience.
Architects and Planners
Headquartered in Japan, Kajima Corporation is one of the world’s largest construction and development companies with operations in over 20 countries.
Our extensive experience and expertise in the development, design, and construction of all types of structures from dams, bridges and tunnels to skyscrapers, factories, commercial facilities and resorts has led to the Kajima name being well recognized worldwide.
MITSUBISHI ESTATE CO., LTD.
A comprehensive real estate developer, Mitsubishi Estate Co., Ltd. boasts the leading position in the Japanese market, operating a spectrum of businesses in diverse fields related to real estate, including an office building business centered on the Marunouchi district in central Tokyo, a retail property business, a residential business and a hotel business. The Company’s area of operations is not confined to Japan; it includes the United States and the United Kingdom and extends to such Asian countries as China and Singapore.
Mitsui Fudosan Co., Ltd.
Founded in 1941, as one of Japan’s leading real estate companies,
the Mitsui Fudosan Group is engaged in a wide variety of business,
including development of office buildings, housing, retail properties,
hotels&resorts and logistics facilities in Japan and overseas.
Mori Building Co., Ltd.
Tokyo-based Mori Building Co., Ltd. devises groundbreaking concepts for urban living throughout Asia. As one of Japan’s leading developers, Mori Building creates and nurtures cities with our signature “town management” solutions to help communities function and thrive. The company develops and operates multi-use facilities such as the Roppongi Hills and Toranomon Hills complexes in Tokyo and the Shanghai World Financial Center in China which include high-quality offices, residences and retail facilities. All developments are centered on three core themes: safety and security, including disaster preparedness and security measures; the environment and greenery, with the focus on sustainability; and culture and art, highlighted by the Mori Art Museum.
NIKKEN SEKKEI LTD
Architects and Planners
At Nikken Sekkei, we take an integrated approach to our projects as a professional service firm. Across all in-house disciplines of architectural design: urban design, research, planning and consulting — our teams work collaboratively to deliver better solutions for clients. Since our establishment in 1900, we have completed more than 25,000 projects, in over 250 cities, across 50 countries.
Nippon Steel Kowa Real Estate Co., Ltd.
Nippon Steel Kowa Real Estate, holding a well-ballanced portfolio backed by the Mizuho Minancial Group and Nipon steel & Sumitomo Metal Group, was created in 2012. We develop and manage multitude of office, mixed-use buildings and luxury apartments in central Tokyo as well as development of codominiums. We communicate with people and create the city by applying our accumulated stregths in urban regeneration.
NIPPON TOCHI-TATEMONO Co.,Ltd.
The NIPPON TOCHI-TATEMONO Group is a comprehensive real estate enterprise group that expands the businesses of urban development, housing, real estate solutions and asset management. Since our founding, we have been able to actively engage in the development and operation of office buildings as our main business.
Nomura Real Estate Holdings, Inc.
The Nomura Real Estate Group comprises Nomura Real Estate Development and other Group companies, and operates in the Residential Development Business, Leasing Business, Investment Management Business, Property Brokerage & CRE Business, Property & Facility Management Business, and Other Business.
Founded in 1892, Obayashi Corporation, one of the largest engineering and construction companies in Japan, has been running business with a focus on building construction, civil engineering, and real estate development at home and abroad. Obayashi offers infrastructure essential to people’s lives to provide safety, security, and comfort by leveraging its state-of-the-art technology.
SEIBU PROPERTIES INC.
Seibu Properties is a real estate business company that is entrusted with the effective and strategic utilization of properties that belong to the Seibu Group. The company is positioned as “a key to the improvement of corporate value” among the various businesses developed by the Seibu Group, which also include Seibu Railway and hotel, leisure and construction operations.
SUMITOMO FORESTRY CO., LTD.
We have expanded forestry business, timber and building materials business, and housing business within Japan and overseas. In recent years, we have been expanding overseas housing and real estate business mainly in the United States and Australia.
Sumitomo Realty & Development Co., Ltd.
Sumitomo Realty’s business has expanded in scope and continued to grow since our establishment in 1949.
We are currently a core company of the Sumitomo Group and a leading comprehensive developer within the Japanese real estate industry, with operations in a wide range of areas including office building leasing, condominium sales, custom homes and remodeling, and real estate brokerage.
”Supporting Modern Society and Environmental Protection Through Leading-Edge Technologies”
Since its establishment in 1873, Taisei Corporation has undertaken many notable projects in Japan and overseas. Our corporate roots coincided with Japan’s development as a modern nation and we have continuously met the demands of a changing era and people’s aspirations for the future through sound construction operations.
Architects and Planners
Founded in 1610, Takenaka offers comprehensive services worldwide across the entire spectrum of space creation from site location and planning to design and construction as well as postcompletion services such as building maintenance. We have a yearly sales of $9 billion, 20 overseas offices, the largest construction R&D laboratory in the world and over 1,000 architects in our design department.
Tokyu Group began in 1922. As of April 2017, the group comprises 220 companies and eight other incorporated bodies, headed by the Tokyu Corporation. The cornerstone of the group’s business is urban development underpinned by transportation services. For many years its business portfolio has spanned the fields of real estate, lifestyle services, hotels and resorts, business support services and many other activities deeply embedded in the daily lives of its customers.
Tokyo Tatemono Co.,Ltd.
Establieshed in 1896, Tokyo Tatemono Group provides products and services responding to various needs of corporate and individual customers, from development and sales of buildings, residences, etc. to management after occupancy. It also focuses on acquiring business opportunities utilizing its strength in developing various businesses concerning real estate as well as on environmental efforts and responses to social change.
Umeda Area Management Alliance
(The Osaka Station Surrounding Area Committee of the Urban Renaissance Emergency Development Council Meeting)
Local & Public Authorities
West Japan Railway Company, Hankyu Corporation, Hanshin Electric Railway Co., LTd. And GRAND FRONT OSAKA TMO Gereral Incorporated association have established the Umeda Area Management Alliance. Our goal is to enhance the overall competitive advantage, visitor appeal, and community strength of the Umeda area and to support its sustainable development.
Urban Renaissance Agency
Local & Public Authorities
UR(Urban Renaissance Agency) is a semi-governmental organization, virtually largest real estate entity in Japan, established in 1955 to implement urban and housing policies in Japan.
UR has led large-scale, quality urban development and housing projects at the forefront with rich experience in bridging between private and government, coordinating and managing a number of projects as a property owner.
We have also made significant contributions to institutional designs and technological growth, continue to extend a major influence in the field of smart city development in Japan.