Lawmakers Urge Action on Eviction Moratorium

Lawmakers Urge Action on Eviction Moratorium

The coronavirus pandemic hit Oregon hard. In late March, Governor Kate Brown ordered many businesses to close in an attempt to control the spread of the virus. As a result, thousands of Oregon workers suddenly lost their jobs. Almost overnight, the state’s...
Should I Allow Pets in My Rental Property?

Should I Allow Pets in My Rental Property?

At some point, every rental owner must decide if they will allow pets in their home. Many owners might instinctively believe that banning pets is the smarter choice. After all, they might damage your property, which would add to your maintenance costs. Other owners...
Are Portland Rental Properties a Good Investment

Are Portland Rental Properties a Good Investment

In a world where everyone is looking for a financial edge, many people believe real estate investing is their ticket to freedom. Most people can’t afford to buy apartment buildings or lack the necessary expertise to purchase distressed homes and then flip them....
Here’s How You Find and Keep Long-Term Tenants

Here’s How You Find and Keep Long-Term Tenants

For investment property owners, long-term tenants are worth their weight in gold. As it turns out, much of the anxiety of rental home ownership goes away when you know your tenant will pay their rent on time and treat your property with respect. Long-term tenants...