8 Ways We Help Self-Managing Owners

8 Ways We Help Self-Managing Owners

For investment property owners who are self-managing their rentals, the decision to hire a property manager isn’t always straightforward. For many, it may be difficult to justify the additional cost. Some prefer to retain control over their rental properties....
Portland Tenant Laws add Complexity for Investment Owners

Portland Tenant Laws add Complexity for Investment Owners

A few weeks back, we shared information about Oregon’s new statewide rent control laws. Ratified by the state legislature late last year, the new regulations place a cap on annual rent increases. They also ban no-cause evictions — with a few specific exceptions....
Our Maintenance and Repair Approach Sets Us Apart

Our Maintenance and Repair Approach Sets Us Apart

Emergency repairs and ongoing maintenance are two of the most significant challenges investment property owners face. Emergency repairs are a massive headache that owners must handle immediately. Not only can delays lead to further property damage — especially when it...
Rent Control in Oregon: 3 Things to Know

Rent Control in Oregon: 3 Things to Know

Late last year, Oregon passed a statewide rent control policy — the first of its kind in the country. At the same time, the Oregon Legislature also banned no-cause evictions. It’s too early to know precisely how these new regulations will affect Oregon’s...
Condominium Rentals Work Differently. Here’s Why.

Condominium Rentals Work Differently. Here’s Why.

Owning a condominium could be a fantastic housing option for many Portlanders. Condos typically require less maintenance and are often located in urban areas, which offers an attractive “walk-friendly” lifestyle.  However, when condo owners decide to...