Accommodation in Finland

Looking for a house or an apartment in Finland? Find out more about renting a house or an apartment, leases and rental agreements.

Accommodation in Finland

In Finland, it is actually more common to purchase a property instead of renting it. Finding good accommodation at a good price can be hard, especially in large cities like Helsinki. For the most part, the type of accommodation available for rent is apartments (houses for rent are very rare), usually unfurnished and rather on the small side. There is the more affordable option to get housing subsidised by the state, but this is not available to expats very often and, in any case, requires you to be on a long waiting list.

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