You can find various housing options in Naju. If you live on your own, Officetels must be the best option to choose. Officetels are small studio-type spaces (30-40 m²), equipped with essential household appliances and furniture, such as a refrigerator, laundry machine, Microwave, bed, wardrobe, and cabinet. As there are many single households in Naju Innovation City, you can find many Officetels in Naju. Another benefit of living in Officetels is that they are usually located in the city center where you can enjoy shopping at small shops and eating out in various restaurants. Market monthly rents of Officetels range from 350,000-600,000 KRW, with a deposit of 5-10 million KRW at contract.
If you have a family, renting an apartment is recommended. Apartments are high-rise complexes usually designed for families of 4 to 5 members. A typical size of an apartment is (80-100 m²), with 3-4 rooms depending on the size. Monthly rent of an apartment varies by city location. If you rent an apartment with 3 rooms in Naju Innovation City, the monthly rent would be 600,000-800,000 KRW. You can also make a Jeonse contract under which you need to pay key money about 200 million KRW or more. The key money is reimbursed to you when your contract expires. In the Jeonse contract, you don’t have to pay any monthly rent to the apartment owner, while you pay to the service providers for your utility and property management bills.
If you want to live in a bigger city, you can also find a place to stay in Gwangju where you can reach by bus or car in 30 minutes from Naju innovation city.