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Lahden Talot – in English


Application for housing is to be filled online on our WWW-pages.

Application for housing is valid for three months. If the applicant´s situation changes, the application must be altered respectively.

Renewal /change/ withdrawal of application may be submitted by e-mail, phone, filled online using the form on our WWW-pages or by visiting our customer service office. There is no need to submit a new application.

Credit information of all applicants is verified from Suomen Asiakastieto Oy credit information registry. Entries into credit information registry, containing negative data on payment history, may have affect on granting the housing, conditions of the lease and the amount of deposit.

Application form

Accommodation offer

If you accept our accommodation offer, please provide us with the answer within two days. Your reservation is confirmed after paying the deposit to the account stated in our offer.

In case the accommodation is not suitable for you, please inform us about it so that we could present you with other options.


A security deposit is collected on all new leases. The deposit is 500 e.

The receipt showing that a deposit was paid is to be presented when signing the lease contract.

The deposit will be returned within approx. one month after termination of the contract and when the tenant has completed his/her duties and returned the flat cleaned together with flat keys.

In case the tenant did not fulfill conditions of the lease, the deposit will be used for covering cost occurred.

Signing the lease

The provision for signing the lease is that persons stated in the application move to the apartment. Both sides, proving their identity, must be present when signing the contract.

Appendices stated in the accommodation offer, as well as deposit payment receipt, must be presented when singing the contract.

Appendices of rental agreement


Remember to notify the Local Registry Office and the Post Office on your move (forms are available from the Post Office (Posti), Social Insurance Institution (Kela) and Local Registry Office.

Notification of move can be submitted to the Population Register Centre by phone (payable service number 0295 535 535) or using online service or

Electricity Contract

Lahti Energia requires information on electricity contract/ notification of move in good time before the moving date. Electricity contract signed in good time ensures availability of electricity in the flat upon moving in and correctness of customer information. Late notification submitted to Lahti Energia may cause extra costs for a customer.

Electricity contract / notification of move can be made:
online, calling customer service number 02917 02917 Monday-Friday between 8 – 16 or visiting customer service office located on Kauppakatu 31, 15140 Lahti.

Remember to terminate valid electricity contract from your previous flat!

Phone connections

Change your phone or Internet subscription to your new address.

Apartment inspection upon moving in

On the start date of the tenancy agreement, a link for an apartment self-check will be sent to the tenant´s email address. We kindly ask you to check the condition of the apartment when moving in. Please fill in the apartment check form within 14 days of the start date of the tenancy agreement.

Taking care of your flat

Find out useful information in this practise guide on housing. This guide was prepared for your safety and comfort. The guide contains important information and practical instructions related to every day matters and familiarises you and your family with tenants´ rights and obligations. Please read it carefully.

In this video you can find out how to take care of your flat. It shows you how to

  • clean the cooker hoods crease trap
  • clean the windows supply air vent
  • clean the exhaus air vent

Estate rules and regulations

Disturbance report

Please fill the disturbance report and send it to the property manager.

Information about Finland – rental dwelling

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