Jyväskylä is safe and pleasant to live in. It is cosy and international, youthful and innovative at the same time. Thanks to the short distances and the lively urban centre, all the services, shops, schools and work are close at hand.The close proximity of nature with lakes, forests and attractive parks characterizes the city.
In Jyväskylä there is a wide range of options for housing. One can choose between renting, guaranteed tenancy, part ownership or owning a house. In addition to existing housing, new dwellings are constantly being built.
Owner-occupied flats and houses
You can get a detached house by buying it, having it built or by building it yourself. Information on owning a detached house, a terraced house or an apartment in a block of flats is given at estate agents and banks.