Renovation processes through the decades: two actors, different methods, satisfied residents

Wednesday June 15
At 14:00–15:15
Seminar, Connected to Heka's site visit 15 June at 15:30-17:30
People first: quality of housing as quality of living
Heka & Asuntosäätiö
Kerhotila/Club room in Heka’s location

Registration required

Target group:
Anyone who is interested in the ongoing maintenance of the housing stock and various renovation processes that take into account the needs of the residents.

Event description:
Connected to Heka's site visit 15 June at 15:30-17:30
Helsingin kaupungin asunnot – Helsinki City Housing Company (Heka): Safe and comprehensive renovation process. Heka's renovation process of rental apartments secures the residents' right to a home even during a long renovation.
Speaker: Riitta Pulkka, Director of Customer Relations.

Asuntosäätiö (’housing foundation’): From 1990’s to 2020’s in three weeks. How reform renovations improve comfort of living in right-of-occupancy apartments.
Speaker: Pyry Peltonen, Housing Construction.

Location address: Kerhotila/Club room in Heka’s location Pohjolankatu 47, 00600, Helsinki (

After the seminar we will arrange a walking tour through the area of Käpylä. Please join us to visit three different renovated sites, starting from the seminar location.

Register for this event with the festival registration form.

Organizer's contact details:
Nina Korppas

Ilona Yrjölä