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Summary of 2021 Oregon CRE Legislation

The Oregon Legislature was busy with CRE bills this year. The attached document are summaries of some of the key bills that were passed in 2021. Links to the enrolled versions are included at the end of each summary. 

This information is provided by our Legislative Director, Tom Ped, Williams Kastner, tped@williamskastner.com. 

Click here for the summary.

Notes and Comments on Recent Oregon Legislation, HB 4213 AND HB 4204

The Oregon Legislature recently wrapped up a very short summer session. There has been much comment among real estate professionals on the implications of two key bills passed during the session, HB 4213 and HB 4204. Governor Kate Brown signed these bills on June 30, 2020.

This article briefly explains the bills and touches upon some of their implications for commercial real estate in Oregon. This is not intended as an exhaustive discussion but is aimed to hit some of the high points.

Click here for the full article.

Letter to Congress asking for Assistance for Renters and Rental Property Owners

Click here to read the letter submitted by national associations that represent for-profit and non-profit owners, developers, managers, lenders, housing cooperatives and housing agencies involved in the provision of affordable rental house.