SB 282A: What Landlords Should Know

SB 282A: What Landlords Should Know

Right now, Portland renters have until July 2021 to repay their rent missed during the COVID-19 pandemic. Recent state legislation currently under consideration will likely change that. The Oregon Senate passed SB 282A on April 14th. If passed, this law would extend...
What Makes The Ideal Portland Rental?

What Makes The Ideal Portland Rental?

Portland fosters a bustling rental market, with many of the most desirable units renting within hours of being posted. Of course, with so much competition, making your rental home stand out from the crowd can be challenging. It helps if your rental property ticks the...
Ace Your Rental’s Curb Appeal

Ace Your Rental’s Curb Appeal

You’ve heard about the importance of curb appeal time and time again. It’s a much-repeated piece of advice in the real estate business for a reason. How your house looks on the outside is at least as important as everything behind the front door. Good curb appeal can...
A Neighborhood and Property Analysis Helps You Maximize Profits

A Neighborhood and Property Analysis Helps You Maximize Profits

As a self-managing landlord, your first question when turning a property into a rental is simple: how profitable will this new investment be? Whether you’re planning to turn your property into a rental or just wondering whether it’s a good idea in the first place,...
Landlord Compensation Fund Round Two Update

Landlord Compensation Fund Round Two Update

If you’re an Oregon landlord facing financial hardship from the COVID-19 pandemic, a new program could provide essential relief. The Oregon legislature recently kick-started a Landlord Compensation Fund to funnel state funds directly to struggling investment property...