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Abe Poll Win Would Give Adrenalin Shot to Japan Real Estate

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Japan’s commercial property market will get another dose of adrenalin if Prime Minister Shinzo Abe wins this weekend’s parliamentary elections.

Two years of Abenomics -- the policies intended to revive economic growth and end Japan’s long spell of deflation, introduced since Abe’s election victory in 2012 -- have pushed commercial rents and prices higher and prompted a flurry of large investment deals.