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Rental housing

The City of Helsinki is the largest lessor in Finland. We provide both reasonably priced state-subsidised Heka rental apartments and non-subsidised rental apartments. Affordable city-owned rental housing is in high demand, and you can find units in almost every district.

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What is Heka rental apartment, what is non-subsidised rental apartment?

Heka rental apartments are rental apartments built with state subsidies, the tenant selection principles of which are based on the law. The owner of the apartments is Helsingin kaupungin asunnot Oy. In addition, Helsinki Asuntohankinta owns approximately 1,600 of state subsidised rental apartments and these apartments are counted among Heka’s rental apartments.

Non-subsidised rental apartments are standard rental apartments owned by the City of Helsinki which tenant selection does not consider urgency or wealth limits. The tenant selection is not based on the law and you may get an apartment quickly.

Rental apartment search, customer service

Visiting address:

Työpajankatu 8 00580 Helsinki

Opening hours:
Phone service: Mon - Tue 12.30 - 15.00 Wed - Thu 9.00 - 12.00 Fri 12.00 - 14.00
Customer service Työpajankatu 8: Mon - Tue 8.15 - 12.00 Wed - Fri 12.00 - 15.00
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