Any Rent Increase Now Requires Relocation Assistance

Any Rent Increase Now Requires Relocation Assistance

Six months in and the COVID-19 pandemic continues to have significant impacts on the Portland housing market. At the beginning of the crisis, local governments passed comprehensive protections for renters and homeowners. These included a statewide eviction...
Protect Your Home from Wildfire

Protect Your Home from Wildfire

Many Oregon residents are currently living under threat of major wildfires burning nearby. While these natural disasters have long been a challenge in the West, outside of California, it’s unusual for them to burn so near to the suburbs. This unprecedented...
Resources for Portland Landlords During the COVID-19 Crisis

Resources for Portland Landlords During the COVID-19 Crisis

During the first efforts to mitigate the COVID-19 crisis, many city and state governments issued eviction moratoriums meant to grant renters peace of mind. However, in the rush to protect renters from eviction during a health crisis, property owners were left behind....
Oregon Foreclosure Moratorium Extended Through December 31

Oregon Foreclosure Moratorium Extended Through December 31

The coronavirus pandemic has caused massive disruptions in the Oregon economy. When the virus first emerged in the United States, governments around the country responded with new laws intended to help those hit hardest by the crisis. On March 8th, 2020, Oregon...