Home and family, foto Seppo Aho


It is comfortable to live in our town and enjoy life. Find out about the housing offers, renting, cost and locations of land plots. You will like our prices!

For families with children a great advantage is close proximity of residences to day care and educational institutions. Also, spending free time and attending different clubs in most cases foes not require any transportation. Everything is so close that you can save time and money. 

It is always difficult to measure the level and comfort of life with money, but in Haapavesi you get much more for the same amount of money than in big cities.

Renting housing

 In Haapavesi, the following agencies are in charge of house renting:

Real Estate Haapa-asunnot OY (Stock company)

Some 350 apartments are available situated mostly close to the center of the town. Most apartments are one-storey block houses with their own yard per each inhabitant (townhouse type), but there are renting options in apartment blocks and two separate houses. There are many apartments from 1 to 5 rooms including the kitchen. Here are some options for rent.

Office address: Vanhatie 55 lh 2. 86600 Haapavesi

Contacts: Kari Kangasharju tel. +358 44 7591 028

Office hours on weekdays 8.00-16.00

After 16.00 and on weekends a duty operator takes calls in emergency cases, for instance, water leakage, or situations requiring immediate repairs.

Should you be locked out, the return of the key by calling the emergency service will cost 50 EUR on weekdays and 70 EUR on weekends and holidays.

Please be advised that the inspector must be notified about all issues related to real estate, equipment, tools, parking and the yard.

You can also order a sauna and parking spot from the Utilities Inspector.



Housing maintenance company TA-Yhtymä Oy (Stock company)

There are 110 premises for rent (studios and 1-3 room flats) situated in the town center in townhouse-type buildings.

Office address: Rautatienkatu 28, 90100 Oulu
tel. 045 7734 3831

Real estate manager Anri Kolehmainen manages housing complexes owned by a senior citizens’ association of Haapavesi (total 55 premises for rent).

Office address: Kirkkotie 10 A 2, 86600 Haapavesi
tel. 050 302 7263

Purchasing housing

In our town you can get a good deal on buying any kind of housing. Apartments in a new house or townhouse, your own house – the choice is great. We are ready to work with our customers according to their wishes and we can find a suitable option according to the taste and price. Our realtors are at your service.  

Land plots for building houses

If you want to build a house in our city, please follow this link https://www.haapavesi.fi/kaupungin-myytavat-tontit  and look at the offered arsenal of land plots. Diana Seppa can give you more detailed information in Russian over the telephone: 0447591671. You can find information on vacant plots in Haapavesi in the town register of land plots. The information in the register is in Finnish.

The construction supervision service is in charge of considering applications for building permissions, which are required according to the Law on Land Use and Construction as well as urban building norms and regulations.




TELEPHONE: +358 447591300


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