Portland's city core seeing a slow-down in rent growth
According to the February edition of Portland State University's Center for Real Estate Quarterly, the effective rent growth rate for an apartment in Northwest Portland is slowing down. To a lesser extent Northeast Portland is seeing it too. What does ...
Options vary with 'rent to own'
Q: I'm considering buying a house on a “rent to own,” and I'm not sure how that works. Does it mean I rent the house, then if the sellers decide to sell it, I get a first crack at it? A: It can work a few ways, and people often mean different things ...
In his own words: the right to rent
"If you have the wherewithal and the financial condition to stay in a nice area and you have a low level crime I don't see why there is a barrier where you can't go rent to a nice place,” says Vance. “Because that does a lot for your peace of mind.".
Lawsuit filed in Seattle's first come, first served rental ordinance
Janice Jaworski was one of the landlords attending a workshop on how to find a good tenants, which was hosted by the Rental Housing Association of Washington. However, not all property owners in Seattle feel the decision on who to pick is up to them.