In Forssa degree students live in rental apartments owned by private or public sector, there is no specific student dormitory. Depending on the time of arrival to Finland there are different types of apartments available.
Below you can find important information and good advice that we have gathered for you related to accommodation in Forssa. With these notes you are able to find your own cozy place – and make yourself at home!
Finding your accommodation
Below you can find more information about finding a home in Forssa – we have listed you some options you might wish to take into consideration.
Please contact directly to housing agency for options. Notice that normally in private sector, you should take care of all agreements (i.e. electricity, insurance, internet) by yourself. Also the apartments are normally unfurnished, so it is good to be prepared to buy the furniture on arrival to your new apartment.
In addition apartments from private sector, you can find basic apartment also from the public sector. You can rent an apartment owned by the town of Forssa. The rent includes also water payment, internet and liability insurance. There is also possibility to rent one room from bigger apartment. A few apartments include basic furniture. See the map of housing locations in Forssa: Forssa-Asunnot Oy
Your contact person is CEO Ms. Henna Linnala. She will answer any additional questions you may have about apartments.
Consult the property manager for more information about the insurance coverage for your apartment. Home insurance coverage depends on the contract and may include, robbery of property, damage to furniture or others. You can consider contacting one of the home insurance providers:
The insurance providers might provide information online in Finnish and in Swedish only, but you can contact them via phone or email or by visiting their local offices, as the personnel usually is able to provide you with services in English.
Furniture and home appliances
Usually apartments do not include furniture, but there is also a limited number of furnished apartments available. Thus, it is good to be prepared to buy the furniture on arrival to your new apartment.
Where to find furniture, home appliances etc. to your new home in Forssa?
Second hand shops in Forssa:
If you need to buy some furniture, you can visit second hand shops and find useful furniture for a good price.