Property Management Education

Portland Property Management Recourses for Investors and Landlords

Not only is managing rental property complicated, the Portland Metropolitan Area has its own unique set of challenges. Whether you’re just starting out or already established a portfolio, we’ve put together these resources to answer your questions and help you navigate the rough waters of property management and real estate. Read our posts and watch our videos below to become a more successful landlord or investor.

Hot August Nights

When issues and events become “newsworthy” they are often presented in a context of the “3-C’s”: Crisis, Conflict and Controversy. For example, during the hot summer months of August, the media focuses on stories of how extreme heat results in many people living at...

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Questioning the Rental Assistance Pause

There definitely seems to be some competing narratives currently addressing Oregon’s Emergency Rental Assistance program. Oregon Housing and Community Services (OHCS) is the agency in charge of processing tenants’ applications for assistance. They now say they have...

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Can I terminate my tenants if I want to sell?

These days one of the most common question I hear from smaller landlords goes something like this: “How can I terminate my tenants if I want to sell my rental?” When I first hear it, I wonder where these folks have been for the last few years?  But I realize how...

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Can I terminate my tenants if I want to sell?

These days one of the most common question I hear from smaller landlords goes something like this: “How can I terminate my tenants if I want to sell my rental?” When I first hear it, I wonder where these folks have been for the last few years?  But I realize how...

Risks vs Rewards of Security Deposits

Reviewing the conditions of the Greater Portland Metro Area market in 2021, the time has come to re-adopt that practice of charging a Last Month’s Rent and eliminate Security Deposits as a risky and non-useful financial placebo.

2021 Oregon Eviction Moratorium Update

Oregon Passes New Law Providing Landlords with Financial Compensation for Relief Suffered for Un-Paid Rents due to Eviction Moratorium while Tenants Must Now Prove Financial Hardship HB4401 was passed on Dec 21, 2020 - and became Oregon law. It extends the Eviction...

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