Housing in Oulu

The City of Oulu's aim is to ensure the availability of a versatile selection of affordable housing alternatives for local residents including possibility to upgrade and renovate. There are plenty of different housing types available in Oulu - owner-occupied housing, rented housing and right of residence housing in both multi-storey buildings and in detached houses. We are also dedicated to developing housing for groups with special needs and promoting the possibilities of the elderly to live in their own homes.

General information about housing in Finland:

  • Ymparisto.fi, joint website of Finland's environmental administration provides diverse information on housing.
  • Ministry of the Environment
  • Suomi.fi, public service portal has section on housing and construction.
  • InfoFinland.fi, the online information service for immigrants, provides information on how to find housing.

Urban and Environmental Services

Visiting address:
Solistinkatu 2, 90140 Oulu

Postal address:
PL 32, 90015 Oulun kaupunki

Telephone number:
08 558 410

Office hours:
Mon-Fri 8-16