Housing in Joensuu

Joensuun Kodit Oy (Joensuu Homes) is a real estate company fully owned by the City of Joensuu. Its task is to satisfy the demand for moderately priced, high-level rental apartments which suit the life situations of its clients. The company owns 4600 rental apartments in different sections of the municipality, including Eno, Uimaharju, Tuupovaara, Hammaslahti and Reijola as well as rural villages (see apartment locations).

Applications are taken continuously, and may be sent electronically, by mail or by submitting them directly to customer service.

The Joensuun Kodit Oy customer service point can be found at:
Merimiehenkatu 30, Joensuu and is open Mon 9.00-17.00, Thi-Thu 9.00-16.00 and Fri 9.00-16.00.
The customer service phone number is 013 337 7800.

Other customer service points
Open Mon-Fri 9.00-15.00

Kunnantie 2, 81200 Eno,  013 337 7688.

Lastaustie 2, 82200 Hammaslahti, 013 337 7388,

Aprakkatie 2, 82140 Kiihtelysvaara,  013 337 3400 and

Virastotie 10, 82730 Tuupovaara, 013 337 3401.

Apartment Rental through the Housing Office

Rental and management of housing directly owned by the City is handled by the City Housing Office at Merimiehenkatu 30, 80100 Joensuu. Additional information is available from the office manager and office supervisor.

Student Housing

Rental of student apartments is handled by Opiskelia-asunnot Oy Joensuun Elli, PL 42 (street address: Merimiehenkatu 30), 80101 Joensuu, tel. 013 337 7800.

Opiskelia-asunnot Oy Joensuun Elli has about 1800 apartments.