If you would like to live slightly away from the train station but still prefer to have good access to central. Acty Kami Ikebukuro can be the one, 12 minute walk from JR Yamanote Otsuka station and 11 minute walk from Mita line Nishi Sugamo station. The building has a pretty funky looking and looks flashy with internal lighting at nights. The existed layouts are designed for single professionals. Excellent area for shopping and entertainment.