Kalasatama – one of the largest new built-up areas of Helsinki, an area of 170 hectares. Port left the territory in 2008, and the construction of the first houses started in 2010 and will continue for at least another 20 years.
In 2030-ies of the 20 000 people will live here, and there will be 8000 jobs. Kalasatama area is surrounded on three sides by the sea, hence the spectacular views over the islands, as well as the city center.
Kalasatama district center was officially named Redi, but still it is called a mini Manhattan.