Other Housing Problems
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.
The Oregon Legislature passed new laws to protect more renters on February 28, 2019. Read more about it here.
Information on application fees and security deposits. (An excerpt from the 2016 Landlord-Tenant Law in Oregon community education booklet.)
Information about rental payments and fees for late rent. (An excerpt from the 2016 community education booklet: Landlord-Tenant Law in Oregon)
Read about a rent increase cap change for 2023 and new changes in state eviction processes effective October 1, 2022. This is a bilingual resource.
The Oregon Homeowner Legal Assistance (OHLA) Project can provide help to homeowners at risk of foreclosure due to COVID-19 factors.
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Are you 60 or over and looking for legal assistance in the Portland area? A Senior Law Project volunteer attorney may be able to help.
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Looking for help using this site? Learn more about OregonLawHelp.org here.