Soihtu is the business unit of JYY

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

Meet Soihtu Housing!

We offer modern, high quality and ecological rental apartments with sensible rents. Our housing locations Kortepohja Student Village and Soihtu Vehkakuja are inviting you to see more.

Everyday services for tenants

Apply for an apartment, check your rent payments and take care of your tenancy issues online.

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.

Exceptions in Soihtu Housing services (updated March 29th)

In our everyday life, we support the well-being of our customers and employees with exceptional arrangements.

Are you looking for an apartment in Jyväskylä?

Apply for Soihtu’s apartment.

Soihtu is a reliable lessor behind which is the Student Union of the University of Jyväskylä, also known as JYY. Our apartments are more than a roof and walls for you. Our housing locations Kortepohja Student Village and Soihtu Vehkakuja are known for their excellent services and communality.

Soihtu builds the new era of living

Soihtu builds modern housing communities. We build and let out apartments, with students as our primary customers, but with more and more to offer to everybody.

Services that create good life are an essential part of modern housing. These can vary from cafeterias to recreational activities. We offer these good life services along with housing as an ethical, ecological and economical combination.

News

Tenant magazine Kylä is here again

, / 19.4.2021

Soihtu’s tenant magazine Kylä is published. In the newest magazine you can found stories of, for example, tenant democracy, popular cultivation boxes and rent control.

April 2021 Tenants’ Info Letter has been mailed

, / 12.4.2021

Soihtu Housing tenants receive a newsletter about the current housing topics in Kortepohja Student Village and Soihtu Vehkakuja every month. The newsletter is sent to the e-mail address found in our system and provided by the tenant. Sometimes the…

The tenants’ voice needs to be heard – participate in meeting to chat about the future of Kortepohja’s tenant activity!

, , / 9.4.2021

At the Village meeting last November, no Tenants’ Committee was formed in Kortepohja Student Village – this is the first time in history of the Student Village. Join us for a meeting to chat about the current situation of the tenant activity in…