Leopalace21's corporate history is as follows.
|1973||Aug.||Started business as Miyama Inc., a real estate brokerage|
|1976||Aug.||Increased capital to 12 million yen|
|1978||Mar.||Increased capital to 40 million yen|
|1979||Apr.||Increased capital to 100 million yen|
|1984||Dec.||Increased capital to 120 million yen|
|1985||Apr.||Increased capital to 132 million yen
Introduced Leopalace21 urban-style, one-room rental apartment buildings
|1986||Mar.||Increased capital to 452 million yen|
|1987||Mar.||Increased capital to 760 million yen|
|Apr.||Changed leasing center's name to "Leopalace Center"|
|Sep.||Capital increased to 2.74 billion yen|
|1988||Jan.||Introduced a unique membership-based rental system for our tenants
Established Miyama Guam, Inc. (current name: MDI Guam Corporation)
|1989||Feb.||Increased capital to 4.42 billion yen
Listed on over-the-counter market (JASDAQ)
|Oct.||Changed company name to "MDI Corporation"|
|Nov.||Opened Hotel Leopalace Nagoya|
|1990||Apr.||Increased capital to 22.48 billion yen|
|May.||Osaka branch relocated to new premises|
|Jun.||Acquired capital in the Trianon Palace Hotel|
|1991||Mar.||Head office relocated to new premises (present location)|
|1993||Jul.||Opened Leopalace Resort Manenggon Hills, Guam|
|1997||Feb.||Opened The Westin Resort Guam|
|1998||Mar.||Number of managed properties increased to 100,000|
|Oct.||Started "Leopalace Mileage Service" in tie-ups with JAL and JAL CARD
Leopalace21 Villa Colona won the 1998 Good Design Award
|1999||Apr.||Opened Leopalace World Shinjuku|
|Oct.||Opened Leopalace World Osaka
Launched the Monthly Leopalace short-term rental service
|Dec.||Opened Leopalace World Fukuoka|
|2000||Feb.||Increased capital to 30.52 billion yen through a third-party allotment of new shares|
|Jul.||Changed company name to "Leopalace 21 Corporation"|
|2001||Mar.||Number of managed properties increased to 150,000|
|May||Launched "Revolving Monthly Leopalace"|
|Jun.||Launched Leopalace REIT, a real estate securitization product|
|Jul.||Redesigned our website, providing real-time search and payment of housing unit|
|Nov.||Established a women's softball team|
|2002||Feb.||Launched Monthly Leopalace Flat Service|
|Apr.||Opened Leopalace World Nagoya
Opened Leopalace Center Seoul
|Sep.||Opened Hotel Leopalace Niigata|
|Oct.||Number of managed properties increased to 200,000|
|Dec.||Increased capital to 37.24 billion yen following public offering of new shares|
|2003||Jan.||Increased capital to 37.57 billion yen following third-party allotment (over allotment) of new shares|
|Feb.||Opened Hotel Leopalace Yokkaichi|
|Apr.||Opened Hotel Leopalace Sendai|
|Aug.||Opened Hotel Leopalace Asahikawa|
|Sep.||Opened Hotel Leopalace Okayama|
|Nov.||Opened Leopalace Resort Hotel Belvedere|
|2004||Jan.||Number of managed properties increased to 250,000|
|Mar.||Listed on 1st Section of Tokyo Stock Exchange|
|Sep.||Increased capital to 55.64 billion yen by public offering|
|2005||Jan.||Established Residential Business Division and Silver Business Division|
|Mar.||Number of managed properties increased to 300,000|
|Nov.||Opened group home "Azumi-en Namikicho," the first care facility of our Silver Business Division|
|Dec.||Opened "The Leopalace Spa"|
|2006||Apr.||Number of managed properties increased to 350,000|
|2007||Apr.||Opened Hotel Leopalace Hakata|
|Jun.||Number of managed properties increased to 400,000|
|2008||Apr.||Number of managed properties increased to 450,000|
|2009||Jan.||Launched new brand "LEO NEXT"|
|Apr.||Number of managed properties increased to 500,000|
|2010||Mar.||Number of managed properties increased to 550,000|
|Dec.||Increased capital to 56.56 billion yen following third-party allotment of new shares|
|2011||Apr.||Launched installments of solar power systems and apartment security systems.|
|Dec.||Launched new eco-friendly brand "LECO MODEL"|
|2012||Feb.||Issuance of stock acquisition rights through third party allotment|
Launched 40th Anniversary Model "Dual-L"
|Sep.||Start of "Fukushima Virtual Solar Power Plant Pilot Project" with Fujitsu Ltd.
Apartments with security systems installed surpass 100,000 units
|Nov.||Established power generation subsidiary "Leopalace Power"
Established South Korean leasing property management joint venture "Woori & Leo PMC"
|Dec.||Completion of exercise of 1st series stock acquisition rights, increased capital to 58.31 billion yen
Launched 40th Anniversary Model "Arma-L"
Apartments with solar power systems installed surpass 5,000 buildings
|2013||Feb.||Completion of exercise of 2nd series stock acquisition rights, increased capital to 60.41 billion yen
Nationwide launch of "Roof-leased solar power" business
|Mar.||Execution of a debt equity swap against consolidated subsidiary Leopalace Guam Corporation
Leasing contract with "Room Customize" surpass 5,000 units
Completion of exercise of 3rd series stock acquisition rights, increased capital to 62.86 billion yen
|Apr.||"Non-sound system" standardly equipped on all Leopalace21 products, upgrading sound insulation
Launched "Smaio," a steel-frame house with rooms for rent
|Jun.||Agreement to spread "roof-lease" solar power systems established with Kanagawa prefecture|
|Jul.||Apartments with solar power systems installed surpass 7,000 building|
|Sep.||Apartments with security systems installed surpass 150,000 units
Plan and construction of mega-solar power plant utilizing idle land
|Oct.||Launched "Arma-L tri-EL"
Established "Leopalace21 (Thailand) CO., LTD."
|Nov.||Established "LEOPALACE21 VIETNAM CO., LTD."|
|Dec.||Leasing contract with "Room Customize" surpass 10,000 units
Established elderly care service subsidiary "Azu Life Care"
Increased capital to 73.66 billion yen following public offering of new shares
|2014||Jan.||Increased capital to 75.28 billion yen following third-party allotment of new shares|
|Mar.||Apartments with security cameras installed surpass 3,000 buildings|
|May.||Launched "UNI-BIRTH," an apartment targeting young people
Launched "Taiga" jointly designed with Morizou
Established PPS (Power Producer and Supplier) "Leopalace Energy Corporation"
Established "Leopalace21 (Shanghai) Property Management Co. Ltd."
|Jun.||Established "Leopalace21 (Cambodia) Co., Ltd."
Established "Leopalace21 （Myanmar Branch）"
|Jul.||Apartments with solar power systems installed surpass 10,000 buildings
Leasing contract with "Room Customize" surpass 15,000 units
|Aug.||Apartments with security systems installed surpass 200,000 units|
|Oct.||Stock acquisition (subsidization) of "WING MATE CO., LTD."|
|Nov.||Opened "Azumi-en Kisarazu," the first nursing facility operating by Azu Life Care (subsidiary)
Launched "L-SECtion," an apartment improving habitality on the first floor
|2015||Jan.||Established "LEOPALACE21 VIETNAM CO., LTD. (Ha Noi Branch)"|
|Mar.||Leasing contract with "Room Customize" surpass 20,000 units
Stock acquisition (subsidization) of "Morizou Co., Ltd."
|May.||Launched new brand "MIRANDA" and "CLEINO"|
|Jul.||Established "LEOPALACE21 PHILIPPINES INC."|
|Oct.||Launched "Burliant", wall-type precast concrete
Started operation of serviced apartment "STELLAR Residence" in Sriracha in Thailand
Established "Leopalace21 (Sriracha Branch)"
Established "PT. Leopalace Duasatu Realty" in Indonesia
|Nov.||Introduced electronic contract system for rental agreements|
|2016||Feb.||Selected as margin trading issue
Expanded shareholder benefit program
|Apr.||Started operation of serviced office in Yangon in Myanmar|
|Jul.||Established "Leopalace21 Singapore Pte. Ltd."
Launched "Life Stick"
Launched "Leo Remocon"
Stock acquisition (subsidization) of "Life Living Co., Ltd.(former SBI Life Living Co., Ltd.)"
|Aug.||Started operation of serviced apartment in Hanoi in Vietnam|
|Oct.||"Room-Customize" renamed "my DIY"|