The pleasant low-rise apartment building in Tarhurintie street has two sections with light-filled, nicely laid out rental homes. The layouts are practical and easy to furnish. The homes on the upper floors have a balcony or French balcony, while those on the ground floor have a private ground-level terrace. There is space and hookups for a washing machine in the spacious bathrooms.The apartments, including balconies, as well as the entire building and all outdoor areas are no-smoking zones. Hiekkaharju is a leafy residential area north of Tikkurila. The area provides good opportunities for outdoor pursuits and physical activity, and the Hiekkaharju sports park with its golf course can be found right on the other side of the railway tracks from Tarhurintie. Hiekkaharju has a school and day care centre as well as a grocery store. A more comprehensive supply of services can be found in Tikkurila.Hiekkaharju train station is within walking distance from Tarhurintie street and provides a ten-minute connection to Tikkurila and is half an hour from the centre of Helsinki.