Inside Tokyo’s Groundbreaking Danchi Housing Complexes

About This Source - Bloomberg Markets and Finance

Bloomberg Markets and Finance features news about financial markets from around the world. Bloomberg L.P. is a privately held financial, software, data, and media company headquartered in Midtown Manhattan, New York City. It was founded by Michael Bloomberg in 1981, with the help of Thomas Secunda, Duncan MacMillan, Charles Zegar, and a 12% ownership investment by Merrill Lynch.

Bloomberg Books #Ad

Recent from Bloomberg Markets and Finance:

  • Porsche China Is Confident of Results of 2021: CEO
  • Making Sense of India’s Economy
  • Trip.Com Has Recovered 100% From the Pandemic: CEO
  • Bloomberg Markets and Finance published this video item, entitled “Inside Tokyo’s Groundbreaking Danchi Housing Complexes” – below is their description.

    Apr.07 — Japan’s postwar danchi style of homes were a modern public housing experiment that defined the country’s middle class. The promise of suburban comforts and privacy lured many salarymen and families out of Tokyo and other urban centers. Today, some of the complexes are being renovated and reimagined as homes for seniors and suburban communities.

    Bloomberg Markets and Finance YouTube Channel

    Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the comments section, below. Please note comments are moderated before publication.

    In This Story: Japan

    Japan is an island country in East Asia located in the northwest Pacific Ocean. Part of the Pacific Ring of Fire, Japan comprises an archipelago of 6,852 islands covering 377,975 square kilometers (145,937 sq mi); the country’s five main islands, from north to south, are Hokkaido, Honshu, Shikoku, Kyushu, and Okinawa. Tokyo is Japan’s capital and largest city.

    Japan is divided into 47 administrative prefectures and eight traditional regions. The Greater Tokyo Area is the most populous metropolitan area in the world, with more than 37.4 million residents.

    Japan is a great power and a member of numerous international organizations, including the United Nations (since 1956), the OECD, and the G7. Japan is a leader in the automotive and electronics industries.

    4 Recent Items: Japan

  • Reporter’s take: How transparent is Tokyo’s decision to release nuclear polluted water?
  • Eco-conscious duo | Boston terrier and owner clean beach of debris in Japan
  • South Korea raises Fukushima concerns with U.S.
  • What’s the impact of Japan dumping radioactive water into the sea?
  • In This Story: Tokyo

    Tokyo, Japan’s busy capital, mixes the ultramodern and the traditional, from neon-lit skyscrapers to historic temples. The opulent Meiji Shinto Shrine is known for its towering gate and surrounding woods. The Imperial Palace sits amid large public gardens.

    2 Recent Items: Tokyo

  • Leading surfers caught up in Olympic strife | 9 News Australia
  • Reporter’s take: How transparent is Tokyo’s decision to release nuclear polluted water?
  • Leave a Comment