What Is The Transfer Tax?
The transfer tax is a tax that a buyer of real estate, shares in a housing company or other stocks have to pay. In this article look closer at when you need to declare and pay it.
Employee of the Month: Kimi Miettinen
In this blog post, we get acquainted with the relaxed and heartful Kimi Miettinen, who over the years has transformed from a watchmaker and a video game store manager to a seasoned real estate agent.
How Does Our Free Home Estimate Work?
Many people are interested in understanding how our estimation works and what the estimate is based on. Here are answers to the most common questions regarding our estimate.
Buying And Selling Apartments Is Fast Becoming A Completely Digital Journey in Finland
Blok's aim is to move three-quarters of apartment sales online by the end of 2019.
How Does Pipe Renovation Affect Apartment Prices
Pipe renovation is almost always the largest and most expensive renovation in a housing company. In this post we look how it affect apartment prices.
Buying a Home – A Short Guide and Checklist for Buyers
Buying a home is usually the single largest investment we do during our lifetime. We listed ten things you should consider before buying a home.
Blok In a Nutshell
Blok is a new real estate agency concept where the seller host the open house and Blok takes care of the marketing and legal aspects of selling the apartment.
How To Choose The Apartment Of Your Dreams
The real estate market in Finland is growing steadily and so are your choices.
How to Style Your Apartment Before Putting It on the Market - 10 Easy Steps
Styling your apartment before putting it up on the market provides a good starting point for getting attention among home-buyers.
How to Close a Real Estate Deal in Finland
If the pricing of the apartment is in line with market prices and the showings have gathered people, one may expect offers for the house in a few weeks time.
Architecture Spotting In Helsinki
Helsinki is layered with interesting architecture from different eras ranging from Jugend castles to post-modern gems.
Real Estate Disruptor Blok Raises 1,6 MEUR From Bonnier And Lifeline Ventures
The first Finnish digital real estate agency Blok has raised 1,6 million euro in funding.
Evli Founder And Former Supercell Executive Invest In Blok
Blok, listed as one of the Top Hottest 100 European startups by Wired UK, has secured several renowned investors to promote the company’s product development and marketing in its second round of financing.
Selling An Apartment In Finland
In the final part, we’ll cover how to sell an apartment.
Buying An Apartment In Finland
Buying an apartment is usually among the largest purchases in a person's lifetime.