Niskakatu 16

House unit number 34. Building completed in 1985. This housing unit has been fully renovated in 2021. The building includes 10 family flats and 14 shared flats in a 3-storey housing unit. There are business premises on the ground floor.


The building is located in the city centre of Joensuu. See map. 


There are no lifts in the building. 


In the courtyard there are 14 parking spaces. See reserving a parking space. The spaces are equipped with electric plug sockets for heating, and the instructions for their use are in the link above. 


The storage places for outdoor recreation equipment are in the basement of the neighbouring building (Koulukatu 30b), and so are the storages for movable goods.  

Air-raid shelters:

There is an air-raid shelter in the building; see the rescue plan (in Finnish pdf-format).

The sauna:

The sauna is on the top floor of entrance A; see booking a sauna


The laundry room is in the basement of Niskakatu 16 A -corridore see booking a laundry time. The instructions for the booking and use of the laundry room are in the link above. 


The internet connections of the buildings have been implemented by means of the ADSL solution. See Ellinet connection

TV and radio:

The buildings are connected to a cable television network (Elisa). 

Waste disposal:

There is a waste collection shed in the courtyard; you are expected to sort your mixed waste, organic waste, and paper and cardboard waste.


Housing type Family flat
Area 46.0 - 55.0 m2
Rent 600.30 - 717.75 Eur/mo
Housing type Shared flat
Area 19.7 - 28.7 m2
Rent 303.05 - 404.55 Eur/mo

Please note that in shared flats, the area size includes the room and a part of the common areas.