Number of abandoned homes in Japan edges up to record high of nearly 8.5 million | The Japan Times

Number of abandoned homes in Japan edges up to record high of nearly 8.5 million | The Japan Times

The number of abandoned homes hit a record high of 8.46 million as of Oct. 1, rising by 260,000 over five years, government data showed Friday..

via Number of abandoned homes in Japan edges up to record high of nearly 8.5 million | The Japan Times

New record of 13.6 percent of all homes in Japan are empty.

Got Fukushima Syndrome? They cannot hide the blow back forever.