Local Housing News and Developments

Local housing news and developments below are curated as a resource to inform any and all stakeholders in multifamily housing of relevant local updates. If you would like to contribute, we welcome feedback including potential updates and additions via email at info@milestonepm.net. Please help us make this page as useful as possible.

 

Somerset West courtyard

Your City Hall: Report urges balance on redevelopment (Portland Tribune, 4/30/2019)

 

Developers warn of multifamily slowdown (DJC Oregon)

 

Proposal pushes Portland landlords to be more forgiving of criminal history, bad credit
(The Oregonian, 3/28/2019)

 

Shark Tank’s Corcoran: Oregon is ‘nuts to even contemplate’ rent control (Yahoo Finance, 2/24/2019)

Latest NewsOregon Senate Passes Bill to Enact Statewide Tenant Protections, Rent Control (Willamette Week, 2/13/2019)

Opinion: Tenants rights bill would protect harassers (The Oregonian, 2/8/2019)

Rent control, eviction protection bill advances in Oregon Senate (The Oregonian, 2/5/2019)

Oregon bill could prohibit landlords from charging pet fees (KOBI 5, 1/31/2019)

 

Resources

Portland City Council Meeting Records

Portland Demographics (US Census Bureau)

Vancouver, WA Demographics (US Census Bureau)

Beaverton Demographics (US Census Bureau)

 

Bill Tracking

2019 Oregon SB 608 Tracking- Rent Increase Limits and No Cause Evictions

2019 Oregon HB 2683 Tracking- Prohibition of Pet Rent

2019 Oregon HB 2001 Tracking- Requirement to allow middle housing in lands zoned for single-family dwellings

2019 Oregon HB 2764 Tracking- Prohibiting landlord from requesting information on applicant’s criminal history before criminal screening

2019 Oregon HB 2700- Extending the sunset provision for property tax exemption for multiple-unit housing

2019 Oregon SB 262- Extending the sunset provision for property tax exemption for multiple-unit housing

2019 Oregon SB 334- Extending Urban Growth Boundary

 

 

Posted by: milestonepropertymanagement on February 8, 2017
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