In Helsinki numbers of completed housing units and housing starts from January to March 2017 hit records high. We can see the highest numbers during last 10 years. At a high level remained number of housing units which are under construction. However, exceptionally low was the number of granted building permits. Building Control Department has some information about the number of application connected with building permits. It is high.
Building in Helsinki
During the second quarter of the year, the number of granted permits would equal with the average number of permits granted in last years. The housing production has been marked in the first month of 2017 by state-subsidized rental units. So far this year than during 2016 more Ara rental units have been finished. During the rest of 2017 new Ara's units number will level off.
In Jätkäsaari are located more than 1/5 of the housing units under construction. In the project areas of Kuninkaankolmio and Kruunuvuorenranta, those are, Honkasuo and Kuninkaantammi housing production is development very fast. More than 45 percent is the big project areas of all project areas. In January – March, a total of 1,376 units were started, 1,365 housing units were completed in Helsinki. This numbers show us a great perspective of building in the capital of Finland. Maybe in future it will be the best city for living in Europe.
You can find many interesting proposition if you want to have flat or house there. Helsinki gives big perspectives for the development of the country and Europe.