The city of Corvallis has received more than $1 million that is designed to be used to address homelessness and affordable housing issues.
Back in January, the Legislature thought it would be adjourning for good on Friday.
Access to affordable, quality housing is associated with a variety of positive economic and social outcomes. But historically, affordable housing has been out of reach for many.
With a third of the session gone, the Oregon Legislature has 4,000 bills on its plate, with House Republicans using a parliamentary slow-down …
Homeownership is becoming less and less attainable due to rising home prices. But while the cost of homeownership is high, renters often face an even heavier financial burden.
Since the first major outbreak in March 2020, the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic have continued to unfold. One emerging trend is a drop in rent prices in select major metropolitan areas.
In many cities, construction workers—the people building the new supply of homes—are being priced out of the housing market.
Some cities have experienced much larger increases in rent, but income has not kept pace. The current economic downturn caused by the pandemic has made it even more difficult for many people to afford their rent payments each month.
Go south on Highway 99W from Corvallis and turn in at the airport exit. Head past the airport and you enter a delightful, pastoral enclave of …
Investment in single-family homes has been on the decline for several decades. However, migration shifts and urban density concerns brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic could reverse this trend in the future.
The mass transition to remote work during COVID-19 is reinforcing a trend that has been gaining momentum in recent years—namely, many people fleeing expensive cities in favor of more affordable locations.
The Corvallis City Council unanimously approved nearly $1.7 million in spending that will assist housing programs and social service providers…
While the pandemic has resulted in financial hardship for many Americans, housing affordability has been a persistent issue in several parts of the country due to the rise in rental costs outpacing wage growth.
ATLANTIC CITY — New regulations for short-term rental properties were adopted by City Council, and officials believe they will create a revenue stream and allow for greater local control.
Here are excerpts from editorials from other Oregon newspapers:
The Oregon Legislature has been extremely active on housing issues in recent years.