Japantown is a hip urban community located close to downtown San Jose. It embraces the cultural roots of the Japanese who developed that area pre world war II. The area is being developed with many lofts and condos for a primarily young professionals. It is close to major Silicon Valley High Tech Companies. Japantown has many multi cultural restaurants to enjoy. Its quaint downtown has a farmers market on Sundays for locals to enjoy. Japantown is close to public transportation such as Cal Train, VTA Light Rail and they even have a bike share station.