Soihtu – enjoyable life in Jyväskylä

We administrate, develop and keep up the real estate facilities and restaurant services of the Student Union of the University of Jyväskylä.

Soihtu offers communal, ecological rental housing with good quality. Our apartments are excellent for students and affordable for everyone.

You get a lot as a tenant of Soihtu

Our rental apartments are modern, high quality and ecological with sensible rents.

Everyday services for tenants

Take care of your tenancy issues online, check your rent payments and apply for a new apartment within Soihtu.

Online reservations

Reservations for your everyday life: sauna turn, laundry turn and clubroom with your own credentials are available for almost all of our tenants. The link opens in a new tab.

Read more about our housing locations

We have apartments suitable for a student budget and the rent includes, addition to electricity and internet, also laundry shifts, general sauna shifts, a gym and various study and leisure facilities.

Soihtu has three different housing locations in Jyväskylä:

Soihtu builds environments for a sustainable future

The well-being of tenants, versatile housing options and well-functioning everyday services are our primary goals. We strive to be active developers of entire neighbourhoods.

See the latest information on our real developments and get on track with our construction projects!

News

Problems in Soihtu Housing’s e-mail traffic – check your spam folder!

, / 8.12.2022

According to information received by Soihtu Housing, some of the e-mails sent to residents and apartment offers sent to apartment applicants have not reached the recipient as usual, but have been redirected to the recipient’s spam box.

Soihtu Korttelikylä Tenants’ meeting on Tuesday, November 22nd

/ 18.11.2022

Soihtu invites the tenants of Korttelikylä to the annual Tenants’ meeting on Tuesday, November 22nd from 5pm onward at Ilokivi Venue (Keskussairaalantie 2). Soihtu staff is there to talk about current housing issues and tenants will have the…

How to prepare for a power outage as Soihtu’s tenant?

, / 18.11.2022

In the coming winter, due to the electricity shortage, we may have to resort to pre-planned power outages to balance the load. Preparing for a power outage is one of the civic skills.