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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...

Updating the contactless key cards will soon be easier

, / 8.4.2021

An encoding device will soon be introduced for the tenants' use for the self-porogramming of expiring contactless key cards. Magnetic stripe key cards, however, will still require a visit at the service point.

Participate in #flatmatefun competition!

, , / 6.4.2021

Movie nights, cooking or maybe just relaxing together? Living with a flatmate can bring lots of fun moments and nice memories. What kind of activities have you and your flatmate done? Tell us and you can win a staggering price for you and your...

Soihtu keeps the existing corona restrictions in its spaces

, / 29.3.2021

Soihtu wants to secure a safe and healthy daily life to all of its tenants and customers. According to the restrictions and recommendations by the City of Jyväskylä, the Finnish government and ministries, Soihtu keeps the existing restrictions to...

We have added information on Soihtu’s construction work

, / 29.3.2021

We have gathered current information about our on-going construction sites on one page. In addition to short depictions of each project, we will be updating details of the progress of each worksite. In the bottom of the page, articles about our area development and construction projects can be found. The page is available in Finnish and in English.

New cardboard compactor in the Village

, / 23.3.2021

A new cardboard compactor has been brought to the waste collection point next to D building. To use the compactor, the flattened cardboards are inserted through the opening in the device, at which point it starts operating automatically....

March 2021 Tenants’ Info Letter has been mailed

, / 9.3.2021

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...

Cultivation boxes available 15.3. onwards

, , / 3.3.2021

The tenants in Kortepohja Student Village have been able to reserve their own cultivation box free of charge during summer months. During last years the cultivation boxes have been quite popular, so this year there will be even more cultivation...

Soihtu’s common rooms and reservable spaces remain closed for March – learning spaces and Gym available with limited reservation capacity

, / 26.2.2021

JYY and Soihtu will follow the guidelines of the Finnish government concerning the lockdown in March. Due to lockdown, most of the Rentukka’s common rooms will remain closed until 31st of March. Rentukka's Gym, Weight-lifting room and Learning Spaces will be open for reservation starting from 1st of March.

Building D renovation will be completed next autumn

, , , / 12.2.2021

The so-called Tower Blocks of the Student Village are being renovated one by one and currently the building D is under renovation. The building will be move-in-ready next autumn. Building D is one of our studio apartments’ building. Apartment...

February 2021 Tenants’ Info Letter has been mailed

, / 9.2.2021

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...