Translating your Japanese Rental Agreement to English for your O.H.A. (Overseas Housing Allowance)

When you are living in Okinawa and you would like your spouse or family to qualify for your O.H.A. (Overseas Housing Allowance)then you are going to need to translate your Japanese Rental Agreement to English. The Japanese Rental Agreement is usually 5-7 pages long and clarifies the costs involved with your Japanese Apartment or House. Since moving into an apartment is costly you will be reimbursed for the costs depending on your maximum rental cap. This rental agreement can be translated at our office in Minato, Chatan. Contact Dave by Phone : 050-5534-5965 or email :


David Higgins is a full time Japanese/English translation company owner located in Okinawa, Japan. David, his wife Hazuki and four employees and various freelancers of other languages run Okinawa Translator. They specialize in translation of all kinds of documents, technical manuals and on site interpreting for instructional safety classes with the military to family reunions. They have expanded they’re business all over Japan and overseas to serve customers in any location.