Housing instructions

Why should you fill in an apartment card when moving in? Can I paint the walls of my apartment? Where should I advise my friend to park their car?

On the Instructions page, we have compiled information, instructions and tips for applying for and living in Soihtu’s housing location. See also our FAQ page for frequently asked questions.

Services for tenants


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In Kortepohja Student Village there are variety of services near-by and most of them included to your rent. Restaurant, gym, studying spaces and rooms for freetime can be found from Rentukka. From Rentukka you can find following spaces and...

Rowing boat Kellukka


Kellukka, the rental rowing boat of the Student Village is for rent during summertime. The boat is located by Tuomiojärvi, in Viitaniemi. You can rent the boat easily via online booking system. The boat is available only during summer...


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There are public sauna turns for all our tenants in all our housing locations. The sauna in building A is also available to the users of Rentukka gym. If you want to have a sauna by yourself, you can reserve your own weekly sauna turn. On this page...

Sharing economy

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It isn’t necessary to own everything – a part of commodities that facilitate everyday life can be shared with neighbours. Sharing economy brings joy into the residential community and nature thanks too! When living...



Tenants living in Soihtu's housing locations have apartment-specific storage boxes in use (except for buildings M, N, O, P). A tenant can use their apartment-specific storage box with their own lock. If you need a temporary storage space for...

Table tennis

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The table tennis is located in the Student Village, between Rentukka and building D. Instructions: Table tennis rackets and balls can be found indoors from Rentukka’s Bubble (in building B). Tenants can enter the space with their own...

Tenant Advisor

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At Soihtu, we have our own tenant advisor who you can contact if you encounter challenges regarding residential issues. Our tenant advisor can support you with a bit more challenging problems regarding your tenancy. When you need advice and help...

Tenant’s page

At Tenant’s page you can, for example, check your payments and update your contact information. Registering to Tenant’s page requires strong identification with which your identity and the privacy of your personal data in confirmed. When...