If you want to apply for a municipal rental housing you can fill out the application form at the housing office in your municipality. Contact details for the city/municipality:
A private tenement is usually quicker to obtain than a municipal tenement. The rent for a private tenement is usually higher. You can look for private tenements online or in local newspapers. Asking a housing agent directly for available tenements can also pay off.
If you want to rent a private residence you should contact the landlord directly. Make an appointment for a house viewing.
When renting a private residence you should make a contract with the landlord.
Contact details for private housing agents in the Jakobstad region:
- Real estate agency Mäklarbyrå J. Riska
- Real estate agency Versum (In Swedish and Finnish)
- Aktia real estate agency in Jakobstad (in Swedish and Finnish)
- Asunto Björndahl (in Swedish and Finnish)
- Averanda (in Swedish and Finnish)
Don't forget to submit a notification of change of address when you move!