Lawmakers Talk Landlord Liberties

MEDFORD, Ore. — Lawmakers in Salem are looking into a slew of proposals that would impact local landlords and renters. Part of the bill would give landlords more liberties and another part of it would take some away. If passed and turned into a law, landlords could not turn away a tenant because of specific … Continue reading »

Tenants May Need Renters Insurance

SALEM, Ore. — A bill working it’s way through the Oregon legislature will change some rules for landlords. If passed, landlords would be able to require tenants to purchase renters insurance. On the other hand, it would also restrict criminal background checks which landlords can use when deciding if individuals can live in their building. … Continue reading »