Living in Kachidoki, Harumi - Tokyo Bayside

The Kachidoki Harumi are covers Tokyo Bay's waterfront locations on the east side of Chuo-ku. The reclaimed areas were constructed from the middle of Meiji era to the Showa era. You can find a lot of apartments for rent that are popular among foreigners.

Kachidoki Area

This area is stretches across the Kachidoki Bridge, going along Harumi-dori Street in the direction of Tokyo Bay from Ginza and Tsukiji.

Since the opening of “Kachidoki” Station on the Toei Oedo Line in 2000, tower apartments and commercial facilities have been constructed one after another adding to the area’s convenience of living. At the center of the area stands a 52 story tower apartment building named Kachidoki View Tower that is directly connected to Kachidoki Station. Within the building is a  convenience store, supermarket, children’s center, and nursery school. Although the area is rapidly developing, its traditional townscape and atmosphere maintained by attractions such as houseboat (Yakatabune) rides on the Sumida River, is part of the area’s charm.

Harumi Area

Harumi is an insular area spreading out to the south of the Kachidoki and Tsukishima areas. In 1998 “Harumi Island Triton Square”–a high-rise office, commercial, and residential complex–was built in 1-chome, Harumi. Since then, various high-rise buildings and large tower apartments were build one after another rapidly improving the area’s living environment. Currently, a development project named “HARUMI FLAG” is in progress on a piece of 13 hectare land in the western part of 5-chome, Harumi. This land will be used as the athlete’s village for the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games.

HARUMI FLAG Official Website

After its temporary use as the location for the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games’ athlete’s village, continuous development projects are planned for the area. By 2024 its is planned that there will be a new city block with 24 buildings–for condos and rental apartments with a total of 5632 units–as well as some commercial facilities. The area is attracting attention and creating an increase in expectations for further development in the future.

Major Rail Lines in Kachidoki, Harumi Area

Kachidoki Area

Major Rail Lines in Kachidoki and Harumi Area

The area is within walking distance from the Ginza area. From Kachidoki Station on the Toei Oedo Line without needing to change trains you can get to Roppongi Station (14min), Ueno Station (20min), Shinjuku Station (20min), and other major areas in Tokyo (approx. 30min). Multiple Toei Bus lines have stops at Tokyo, Shinbashi, and Yotsuya Stations.

The opening of a new section in Loop Road No. 2 is expected to facilitate easy access to areas towards Tsukiji and Ginza.

Harumi Area

Kachidoki Station on Toei Oedo Line

Toyosu Station on Metro Yurakucho Line

Tsukishima Station on Metro Yurakucho Line, Toei Oedo Line

From Tsukishima Station on the Yurakucho Line without chaing trains you can get to Ginza-itchome Station (4min), and the major stations in Tokyo (less than 30min) such as Shinjuku, on the Toei Oedo Line, and Ikebukuro Station, on the Yurakucho Line. Various bus lines connect to Tokyo and Shinbashi Station as well as to the Toyosu area which is popular for shopping.

BRT (Bus Rapid Transit), which is a new transportation system between Central Tokyo and the Kachidoki Harumi area, is planned to be introduced for the Tokyo Olympic Games, adding further convenience for transportation to the area.

Apartments in Kachidoki, Harumi Bay Areas

Exterior of The Parkhouse Harumi Tiaro Residence
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A super-high rise tower apartment in Harumi area. It is one of the Parkhouse branded luxury condominium apartments sold by Mitsubishi Jisho Residence Co., Ltd. Completed by Kajima Corporation. There is a fountain place in the vast green premises. Concierge service and various common use facilities are arranged in the building. The room equipment is all-electrified including a bathroom heater and dryer and a floor heating in a living and dining room. The storage space is abundant in an easy-to-use layout and the balcony is spacious providing good views.

JPY 124,800,000

Exterior of Harumi Island Triton Square View Tower
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Harumi Island Triton Square View Tower is a large-scale tower apartment building completed in February 1998, with 50 stories and 624 units. It is a landmark in Harumi Triton Square, which has residential and office buildings, various commercial facilities, and a park on the site. The views overlooking Ginza and Tsukiji, Rainbow Bridge, and Tokyo Bay area are attractive. The building was extensively repaired in 2010, and is equipped with auto-locks and 24-hour security to ensure the safety of residents. Triton Square is a convenient place to live with many commercial facilities including a supermarket.

JPY 126,800,000

Exterior of Park Tower Kachidoki South
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JPY 190,000,000

Located along Sumida River, a 7-min walk from Kachidoki Station is a 14-story large apartment with a total of 104 units. With many supermarkets, convenience stores, restaurants, and a large commercial facility around the station, the location is convenient to live in. Being close to rich nature along the riverside such as in Sumida River Terrace, it is also in a peaceful living environment. The apartment offers the unit types from 1LDK to 3LDK for various lifestyles, together with functional equipment such as bathroom dryer and a lot of storage spaces.

JPY 245,000 - 345,000/month

The property is located in a convenient area that lies next to Ginza, Tsukiji, Harumi and Tsukishima areas. An ultra-high tower apartment with concierge services. A fitness gym is located in the neighborhood.

JPY 206,000 - 393,000/month

This large-scale residential complex consists of a condominium apartment with a total of 5,632 units, commercial facilities, school, nursery school, park, etc., on the vast grounds of about 18 hectares where you can enjoy the view of Tokyo Bay. The apartment offers various shared facilities that can be enjoyed in the complex as well as a full range of facilities to protect daily life such as the latest security system and power supply in the event of a disaster.

JPY 250,000 - 750,000/month

Kachidoki, Harumi Map