Tiny Homes to Help the Homeless

ASHLAND, Ore. — Tiny homes are popping up in parts of Oregon, and now Southern Oregon leaders are wondering how they could help the homeless. The director of the Ashland resource center says with the cost of living going up, a tiny home could help low-income families here afford a place to live. It could … Continue reading »

New Home Loan Assistance Programs

MEDFORD, Ore, — Two new home loan assistance programs are launching in Southern Oregon to help families stay in their homes. These programs could be helpful with homeowners struggling with foreclosures and bankruptcy. According to Consumer Credit Counseling Housing Director, Linda Cade, more than half of her clients come in for advice on managing their … Continue reading »

Homes in Wooded Areas Take Precaution

MEDFORD, Ore. — As high temperatures and dry weather continue in the area, Oregon fire officials along with the Oregon Department of Forestry want those who live in heavily wooded areas to take precaution. Officials are urging residents to reduce or remove flammable fuels that are within a 100-foot safety zone around their house. “Looking … Continue reading »