Milwaukie Follows Portland on No Cause

Recently, the Milwaukie (OR) city council voted unanimously to pass Ordinance #2118. This ordinance extends the time period for “No-Cause” Termination Notices to 90 days. The statewide standard is 30 or 60 days depending on length of tenancy. Exceptions to...

A Landlord Perspective on dealing with “Problem Residents”

The linked article is written to apartment managers, however the advice is equally true for residents. “Problem residents can be put in three categories, and if they’re not one of these, they’re not a problem resident — they’re a resident with a problem,” How to...
Bed Bugs – New Tools On The Way

Bed Bugs – New Tools On The Way

This is one of the researchers who have been working to find the right combinations of chemicals to create an effective trap for bed bugs. A trap like this could give landlords and renters an easy way to find out if bed bugs are present and respond quickly. Source:...