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All studio apartments for the beginning of August have been offered, there is still a chance to apply for a room in a shared apartment

/ 16.7.2021

Apartments in Kortepohja Student Village are filled in the autumn when new students start their studies. As in previous years, studio apartments are in greatest demand, and now all studios, two room apartments and family apartments for the beginning...

The key cards for building F are expiring on 16th of August

/ 15.7.2021

Tenants can pick up their new key cards at the Soihtu Housing service point from Monday 26th of July onwards, during the opening hours (Mon & Wed 10-15, Fri 8-12). Remember to bring your ID with you. You can also authorize someone else...

July 2021 Tenants’ Info Letter has been mailed

/ 9.7.2021

Soihtu Housing tenants receive a newsletter about the current housing topics in Kortepohja Student Village and Soihtu...

Plastic recycling begins in July

/ 29.6.2021

In accordance with waste management regulations, plastic recycling becomes mandatory in properties of at least five apartments on July 1, 2021. You will recognize the new plastic recycling bins from the yellow lids.

Key cards in building C of Student Village expire on the 2nd of July

, / 17.6.2021

Key cards of tenants living in building C of Kortepohja Student Village expire so, you need to pick up new key card(s). The key cards expire on the 2nd of July 2021. You can pick up your new key cards from the SERVICE POINT OF SOIHTU HOUSING...

The locks of apartments in Student Village’s building B will be coded – Tenant needs a new key card

, / 17.6.2021

Key cards of tenants living in building B of the Student Village expire next week. The lock company will code the locks of the apartments for the new key cards on Monday the 21st of June 2021. Your old key cards won’t work after the lock has been...

Student Village’s Yard Party tomorrow 15th of June – welcome!

, / 14.6.2021

Finally we can have some fun together and enjoy the summer. Join us tomorrow for Student Village's Yard Party with live music, creative writing workshop, yard games, urban farming, sauna and a bouncy castle, of course! Program: 15-16 Creative...

June 2021 Tenants’ Info Letter has been mailed

/ 9.6.2021

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...

No changes for service fee

, / 8.6.2021

The Board of JYY organized a poll in April about the service fee collected by Soihtu when moving between apartments internally. The Council of Representatives of the Student Union (Council) had already ruled in December 2020 that the tenants whose...

What is it like living in a new house?

, , / 3.6.2021

A great number of Soihtu’s residential buildings are newly renovated or recently built houses. Living in a new house is often not only a nice but also an exciting experience, especially for the first tenant of the apartment, because there are...

Noises of the city disappear in nature

, / 1.6.2021

Kortepohja Student Village and Soihtu Vehkakuja are conveniently located next to Laajavuori, Haukanniemi and Viitaniemi outdoors and hiking routes, and many summer dwellers cycle around the Tuomiojärvi lake or go swimming at Köhniö. But what if the neighboring areas are already too familiar, and roaming new places feels intriguing? The Chair of the Board of Executives of the Student Union in 2021, Petri Laaksonen, shares his knowledge of a gem hiding in plain sight, reachable easily by bike or bus.

Apply now for building D!

, / 12.5.2021

If you would like to live in the renovated building D, fill in an apartment applications online or update your current application. Application time 12.-31.5.2021.