Jämsä enticed with its location and affordability

Jämsä combines the lowest housing costs in Central Finland with good transport connections and excellent recreational opportunities. Siru and Pasi Suoranta moved from Tampere to Jämsä. “We found an apartment that we wanted and noticed that even the services function extremely well. On top of all that, we even got to experience that Jämsä’s residents are so friendly and helpful.”

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Jämsä has everything a family could wish for

Jämsä has all the services available in cities plus versatile sports facilities and beautiful nature. Pasi Pohjoismäki, CEO of Zaner Architects, says that Jämsä is just the right size for his family.

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Dreaming of a detached house?

The City of Jämsä offers plots for detached houses in and near urban centres with forest and lake views. Schools, day care centres and other services are within walking distance or a short drive from the plots.


Jaatilanrinne is an idyllic and beautiful neighbourhood near the diverse outdoor area of Pukinvuori, around 2.5 kilometres from the many services of central Jämsä. The varied terrain of Jaatilanrinne enables different kinds of construction. Jaatilanrinne is particularly well suited for families with children.



  • plot areas range from 1,040 to 1,454 m2
  • basic prices EUR 5,200–7,270 + parcelling and public utility costs
  • permitted building volumes 208–291 m2
  • plots are available for rent or purchase

Reserve your own plot in the idyllic neighbourhood of Jaatilanrinne!



Nature is always near in Särkijärvi. The area has excellent outdoor opportunities, thanks to the nearby nature trails and ski tracks of Pukinvuori and the Särkijärvi beach. The city offers affordable, parcelled plots that are covered by public utility services and the road network. Construction on the plots can begin immediately.


  • plot areas range from 1,330 to 1,702 m2
  • basic prices EUR 6,345–8,510 + parcelling and public utility costs
  • permitted building volumes 317–426 m2
  • plots are available for rent or purchase

Reserve your plot on the Särkijärvi shore!


Living near water in Jämsä

In addition to Jaatilanrinne and Särkijärvi, the City of Jämsä has plots available in Jämsänkoski, in Länkipohja near main road 9 by lake Längelmävesi and in the urban centre of Halli.

Further information tontit@jamsa.fi

Jämsä also offers comfortable housing in blocks of flats and terraced houses across the city. Browse the apartments!


Jämsä has the lowest housing costs in Central Finland: EUR 2.41/m2

(including property tax and official payments, source: Index house comparison by the Keski-Suomen Kiinteistöyhdistys property association, 2020)