Legislative News

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First Time Home Buyer Savings Accounts

April 11, 2019

Oregon Legislature took a significant step toward addressing the state’s affordable housing crisis by passing House Bill 4007, establishing a First-Time Home Buyer Savings Account program statewide. The program will allow Oregonians to take a state tax deduction for saving money towards a down payment and other related costs associated with the purchase of their first ...

Statewide Rent Control: What You Need to Know

April 11, 2019

Senate Bill 608 or Statewide Rent Control has passed in Oregon and due to the “emergency clause” it becomes effective immediately. There are many questions, please see a Summary of SB 608 and Frequently Asked Questions for your reference.