About Us

Development and Achievement

1956 Founded as a company mainly involved in the wholesale of textile products
1962 Real estate brokerage business added to our business lines
1964 Head Office transferred to current location
Yoshizo Nishimura appointed as President
1966 Real estate brokerage registration completed
1972 New Head Office building completed
1984 Activities focused on real estate purchasing and sales
1985 Activities focused on real estate intermediary business
2001 First kyo-machiya sale
2002 Yoshizo Nishimura appointed Chairman
Kohei Nishimura appointed President
Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport–registered
real estate investment advisory business started
2003 Becomes Kyoto’s first business to realize real estate securitization
“Re-stock Jutaku,” our product name for renovated existing houses,
is trademark registered
2005 Business activities focused on restoration projects of kyo-machiya
2006 First Hachise-administered kyo-machiya Test held
for the purpose of passing on their tradition
2009 The first kyo-machiya model house is completed
2010 Becomes Residential Renovation Promotion Council member
“Kyoyado-ya,” our business model of renting out an entire kyo-machiya property
for tourists, becomes trademark registered
“Kyoyado-ya” business inaugurated; first property “Joson Akane-an” opens for business
2011 The first Sharehouse “Kyo-danran Tofuku-ji” completed
and begins recruiting for residents
“Kyoyado-ya” long-stay residency business, “Machiya Residence Inn” begins operations
“Kyoyado-ya” plan is recognized in the first Chie (Wisdom) Business Plan
of Kyoto competition
2013 “The Hizashi-no-Ie (sunlight (eaves) house)” wins
the Miyako Environmentally Friendly Buildings Excellence Award
2014 The Hachise Global Website is started to provide information to global customers
2015 Selected to win a 2014 Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry’s
Renovation Business Industry Award
Kyoto Next-Generation Environmentally Friendly Residence
“Eco Renovation kyo-machiya” wins Environment Architecture Award
Monthly rental business “Vacation Rentals Kyoto” inaugurated;
its first villa, “Vacation Rentals Fukumoto” is opened
“Ethical House Nishijin Oriyadate-no (waever’s) Machiya” wins
second Miyako Environmentally Friendly Buildings Encouraging Award
2016 Celebrates 60th year in business; commemorative ceremony held