The business model is becoming commonplace in the U.S. with Opendoor, OfferPad, and Zillow all using technology for in-house purchases. In Japan, Hayagai.com introduced a property buying service in January. It promised to complete sales in three days.
I-Buyer Landnet One currently has limitations related to properties, quantities, and conditions, but its scope will expand in the future.
Established in 1999, Tokyo-based Landnet Inc. owns and operates a crowdfunding site at Funding.Landnet.co.jp to facilitate investment in the real estate sector. It also owns a real estate recommerce site at DirectOneRoom and an investment property search engine at Landnet.co.jp/Invest. The company attracts global investment in Japanese properties at Landnet-Global.com.