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  • Mold Guide for Tenants

    How to respond to a mold issue in your rental housing. Fillable PDF with information, forms and letters. Content Detail

    By:
    Oregon Law Center and Legal Aid Services of Oregon
  • 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

    By:
    Legal Aid Services of Oregon
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    Spanish / Español
  • Portland Tenant Relocation Assistance - Flow Chart

    Flow chart to help tenants determine if they are eligible for relocation assistance under Portland's Tenant Relocation Assistance ordinance. Read More

    By:
    Portland Regional Office - Legal Aid Services of Oregon
  • Portland Tenant Relocation Assistance - Information Packet

    On February 2, 2017, the City of Portland passed a tenant-protection ordinance that helps renters by making landlords pay moving costs if tenants have to leave. This packet covers an overview of the ordinance and tenant eligibility, sample letters, how to evaluate your claim and the small claims process, and additional resources. Read More

    By:
    Legal Aid Services of Oregon and Oregon Law Center
  • 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

    By:
    Legal Aid Services of Oregon
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    Spanish / Español
  • 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

    By:
    Legal Aid Services of Oregon
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    Spanish / Español
  • Repair Guide for Tenants

    Did something break in your apartment or rental house? Has an appliance not been working properly since you moved in? Are there issues with the plumbing? Have you noticed bugs, mice, or rats? You have the legal right to safe, decent housing. Read More

    By:
    Oregon Law Center and Legal Aid Services of Oregon
  • 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

    By:
    Legal Aid Services of Oregon
    Read this in:
    Spanish / Español
  • Tenants' Rights and Bed Bugs

    How to know if you have bed bugs in your rental space and what to do about it. Content Detail

    By:
    Legal Aid Services of Oregon
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    Spanish / Español
  • Tenants' Rights in Foreclosure

    Information about your rights when the residence you are renting goes into foreclosure. Content Detail

    By:
    Legal Aid Services of Oregon and Oregon Law Center
  • When the Tenant Moves Out

    Information about giving notice and payment of rent when you move out. (An excerpt from the 2016 Landlord-Tenant Law in Oregon community education booklet.) Read More

    By:
    Legal Aid Services of Oregon
    Read this in:
    Spanish / Español