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News, Events and more for our SWV members.

Have you considered selling your rentals in response to recent regulations? We want to give you a proper forum to tell your story so we can document...

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On June 6, 2019, Governor Kate Brown signed into law Senate Bill 970. This Bill added new language to Oregon Revised Statutes (ORS) 90.303 as it...

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CoStar Market Insights: 60% of Investment Comes from In-State Buyers, Nearly Triple the Rate in 2018 By: Emily Anderer In the wake of...

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Every year HD Supply is a major sponsor of Maintenance Mania! and in turn offers NAA local affiliates like Multifamily NW up to $6,000 for our...

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2019 1st Quarter Special Update (SB608 Rent Control) This forms update is in response to the passing of Oregon Senate Bill 608, which was signed...

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The U.S. affordable housing shortage is worsening as it spreads to previously affordable communities and increasingly affects not just low-income,...

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This information is provided by Leah Sykes and Marcel Gesmundo of GreenspoonMarder, LLC Click Here for PDF VersionClick Here for copy of SB 608 On...

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On Thursday, February 28th Governor Kate Brown signed into law SB 608, effective immediately. It ushers in the first-in-the-nation statewide rent...

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February 26, 2019 Contact: Deborah Imse, deborah@multifamilynw.org, 503-213-1281 “Now that statewide rent control is set to become law, we...

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Dear Multifamily NW Members and Interested Parties, Rent Control bill SB 608 passed out of the House Committee on Human Services and Housing on a...

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Dear Multifamily NW Members & Interested Parties, Rent Control bill SB 608 had a hearing Monday evening in the Human Services and Housing...

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Dear Multifamily NW Members & Interested Parties, At an unprecedented pace Rent Control bill SB 608 had its Senate floor vote Tuesday morning...

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On Monday, February 4th the Senate Committee on Housing passed SB 608 out to the full Senate floor after nearly four hours of live testimony. No...

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By: Josh Lehner, Oregon Office of Economic Analysis Oregoneconomicanalysis.com Yesterday I was invited to testify about housing supply at the...

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With Minneapolis, San Francisco, San Diego, and Los Angeles moving forward with progressive land-use and transportation reforms last week, much of...

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Dear Multifamily NW Members & Interested Parties, January 22nd the Oregon Legislature opened for the 2019 Session, and they wasted no time with...

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January 11, 2018 For Immediate Release Contact: Deborah Imse, deborah@multifamilynw.org, 503-213-1281 Multifamily NW statement on SB...

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The National Apartment Association has prepared the following guidance and resident communications to assist you in working with residents who are...

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We won! Every year the National Apartment Association (NAA) tracks membership growth of its affiliates across the country. We're thrilled to...

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Way to go Multifamily NW members in the Southern Willamete Valley! The Eugene Mission was all smiles after the SWV Council dropped off bags and bags...

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The record turnout for the Fall 2018 Apartment Report Breakfast got to hear from our distinguished speakers panel who addressed a variety of...

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On Wednesday, October 17th the Fall 2018 Apartment Report from Multifamily NW debuted at the sold-out Apartment Report Breakfast at the Oregon...

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Welcome to Multifamily NW's Volunteer Spotlight video series! Southern Willamette Valley Council Member Sarah Vail was so kind to sit down with Gary...

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By: Lora Hammond from Multifamilyinsiders.com “Here’s the list of the supplies we need.” Maintenance Expenses is often the...

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By: Prashant Gopal, Bloomberg.com Seattle leads U.S. home rental showdown after overbuilding Cities where rents rose the most are now leading the...

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Multiple factors are converging to disrupt everything we know about parking July 20, 2018 Multiple factors are converging to disrupt everything we...

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Maintenance & Repair Request – M010 OR The Maintenance & Repair Request form is designed to be completed by the tenant who is...

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With construction costs of $8.8 million and other up-front expenses of $3.1 million, Lane County’s planned “housing first” project...

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Digested from MultifamilyInsiders.com If it is time to refinance your loan, giveaways may impact the borrowing vale of a community. If you want to...

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The SWV Social committee hosted a great party for our members at Hop Valley Brewing on Thursday, June 21st. More than 80 people came by to network,...

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June 2018 By Paul R. Bergeron III When you consider that the average person taps, pokes, pinches or swipes their personal phone 2,617 times...

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The SWV Service Committee just completed their 2nd annual Diaper Drive in partnership with local Bi-Mart stores. For one month, local residents in...

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How to hire quality maintenance technicians and keep them in the fold. Debra Cash doesn’t hesitate when asked about the importance of...

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More apartment operators are opening the door to the idea of self-guided tours for their prospective residents. Apartment communities find that with...

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In January, we quizzed the multifamily industry asking them what they thought drove residents to renew their leases. We showed them a list of 27...

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By listening to employees and emphasizing their entrepreneurial spirit, small firms can retain their top performers. Apartment firms of all sizes...

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School of Hope Charity was a Smashing Success! The Southern Willamette Valley deserves major kudos for organizing the most amazing volunteer crew to...

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