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Ep 23

The Akabanedai Housing Complex was built in 1962 as the first large-scale housing complex in Tokyo's 23 wards. This mammoth complex has a total of 55 buildings containing a total of 3,373 housing units. It has a building exclusively for singles, now a rarity, appointed with a caretaker's room, large common bath, garbage chute, shared washing area, and other features which reflect the lifestyle of the time. There is also an unusually shaped building called the "Star House".
Duration30 min
Episode No. out of Series Total23 / 26
Production CountryJapan
Production Year2012
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