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Please note: These resources are primarily aimed at low-income tenants. If you are a landlord seeking information, please also see the Oregon State Bar Landlord and Tenant Resources page.

  • Application Fees and Deposits

    Information on application fees and security deposits. (An excerpt from the 2016 Landlord-Tenant Law in Oregon community education booklet.) Read More

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    Legal Aid Services of Oregon
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  • Discrimination Against Tenants

    The law protects tenants from some types of discrimination. Find out more here. (An excerpt from the 2016 Landlord-Tenant Law in Oregon community education booklet.) Read More

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    Legal Aid Services of Oregon
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  • Eviction

    Information about what the landlord can and cannot do to evict a tenant. (An excerpt from the 2016 Landlord-Tenant Law in Oregon community education booklet.) Read More

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    Legal Aid Services of Oregon
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  • Eviction - Going to Court

    Information about what happens when your landlord takes you to court to evict you. (An excerpt from the 2016 Landlord-Tenant Law in Oregon community education booklet.) Read More

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    Legal Aid Services of Oregon
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  • Eviction Notices

    How a landlord must give a termination (eviction) notice to a tenant and what kinds of notices may be given. (An excerpt from the 2016 Landlord-Tenant Law in Oregon community education booklet.) Read More

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    Legal Aid Services of Oregon
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  • FAQ for Tenants After the Oregon Wildfires

    Frequently Asked Questions for Tenants After the Oregon Wildfires. Read More

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    Oregon Law Center and Legal Aid Services of Oregon
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  • Filing a Challenge to Garnishment and Exempt Wages, Money, & Property

    Instructions on how to use a Challenge to Garnishment and a list of wages, funds, and property that are exempt from collection in Oregon, as of March 2016. Read More

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    Legal Aid Services of Oregon
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  • Getting the Landlord to Make Repairs

    How to get your landlord to make needed repairs. (An excerpt from the 2016 community education booklet Landlord-Tenant Law in Oregon.) Read More

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    Legal Aid Services of Oregon
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  • Getting Your Security Deposit Back After You Leave

    Find out how to get your refundable security deposit returned to you after you move. (An excerpt from the 2016 Landlord-Tenant Law in Oregon community education booklet.) Read More

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    Legal Aid Services of Oregon
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  • Getting Your Things Back After You Move

    Information about what happens if you leave things behind after you move. (An excerpt from the 2016 Landlord-Tenant Law in Oregon community education booklet.) Read More

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    Legal Aid Services of Oregon
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  • How to Use a Form Answer in an Eviction

    Examples of possible defenses to use on a form Answer in an eviction. A sample form Answer is included as a PDF attachment. (An excerpt from the 2016 Landlord-Tenant Law in Oregon community education booklet.) Read More

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    Legal Aid Services of Oregon
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  • Oregon Residential Landlord and Tenant Act

    Some basic questions and answers about Oregon's law affecting tenants and landlords. (An excerpt from the 2016 Landlord-Tenant Law in Oregon community education booklet.) Read More

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    Legal Aid Services of Oregon
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  • Rental Agreements

    What you should know about rental agreements, including leases, before you rent a place. (An excerpt from the 2016 Landlord-Tenant Law in Oregon community education booklet.) Read More

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    Legal Aid Services of Oregon
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  • Rent and Late Fees

    Information about rental payments and fees for late rent. (An excerpt from the 2016 community education booklet: Landlord-Tenant Law in Oregon) Read More

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    Legal Aid Services of Oregon
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  • Sample Letters to the Landlord

    Samples of letters you can send to your landlord, including: getting repairs done, moving out, and requesting a return of your deposit. (An excerpt from the 2016 Landlord-Tenant Law in Oregon community education booklet.) Read More

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    Legal Aid Services of Oregon
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