Project Management & Design
for construction projects in Japan

"Don't stop until you're proud."

Qualifications, Experience,
Linguistic Skills

ABD Architecture LLC is the only company that provides project management and architectural and master planning design services for international projects in Hokkaido with qualifications in Project Management and Architecture:

  • Japanese architect license
  • Certified structural and civil engineer
  • Japanese real estate licensee
  • Qualifications in English and Japanese

With 15 years of experience, we have assisted many clients in Niseko in the construction of their international project, big and small, lands and buildings. ABD Architecture LLC is at the crossroad of engineering, project management and design. We know the ins and outs of construction in Japan and look forward to becoming partners in your project.


From custom houses to large-scale building developments through land developments, you can benefit from our long expertise in project management.
For rather small scale projects, save on our combined project management + architectural design services.
Landscaping, road design, underground power, onsen supply, we can incorporate all aspects of land developments in our master planning.
Thanks to our intimate knowledge of architectural, real estate  town planning regulation, we have extensive experience in development sites' due diligence.
We have been involved in many projects involving onsen and water wells, their drilling works and engineering, including hotels and land developments.
Whether it's real estate regulation, building standard code, town planning regulation or other questions, we can help you.
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  • Fully bilingual professional
  • Dual architect/project manager professional
  • Management by a trained and qualified project manager
  • 3D real-time visualization
  • Design & costing with building information technology
  • Cheaper and faster projects with combined design + PM service
  • Industry standard contracts
  • Regularly updated shared folder
  • Professional budgets and schedules preparation & reporting
  • Access to quality builders, architects and other consultants
  • Construction cost database
  • Expert advice on architecture, development & real estate

We have experience with all sizes of projects and building structures, including commercial and large mixed-use, as well as land developments with onsen and underground power.

We are also specialized in forest developments, natural park developments and onsen (wells and supply) developments, as well as consulting on Japanese developments, architecture and real estate regulation.

We are a registered Japanese architect firm, with in-house qualified PMP, USA’s globally recognized project management certification, engineer, real estate licensee and BIM (building information management) software professional.


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  • “I would recommend ABD Architecture for both large and small developments in Hokkaido.”

    Jason Kuok
    Supernova-land HK Ltd., Founder & General Manager
  • “Franck is a diligent and serious designer and an expert who really understands Niseko. His design not only meets the high standards of private customization, but also shows the talent of the designer.
    He is a trusted partner.”

  • “Franck played an important role in the delivery of our house. He was efficient, responsive and professional in his approach and attitude. His familiarity with the local project delivery process and his proficiency with the local language made for a smooth and efficient construction process. The house ultimately was delivered on time and on budget.”

    Christopher Liu
  • “It was a pleasure working with Franck as the project manager of our new luxury residential project in Niseko. Franck has an in-depth knowledge of engineering; his experience of project management and his sense of architecture added a significant amount of value to our project.”

    Sandy Xiao Fang Zhang
    Developer, Project Director
  • “Franck’s local knowledge of both building and land development regulations proved critical in negotiating with local authorities in resolving several issues and hurdles which otherwise would have been detrimental to our project. I would recommend Franck to manage large mixed-used projects in Niseko.”

    Christopher Liu
    Head of Development, Metropoly Holdings Limited
  • “Much like anyone building their first home overseas we had questions upon questions and Franck was there to guide through the whole process, we couldn’t have been in better hands.”

    Luke Robinson