In English, Is “Mansion” a luxurious residence? For example it is with a swimming pool.

In Japan, apartment houses made of reinforced concrete are called condominiums. Even small ones, even plain for low-income people are made of reinforced concrete, it is a mansion. In other words, we refer to the condominium as “mansion”.

Tower mansion, タワーマンション
Recent years, Tower mansion that over 20 floors are popular in urban areas

On the other hand, wooden apartment houses are called “apartments” even if they are made of advanced building technology.

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