April 2021

April 2021

How important is the Rental Housing Alliance Oregon to you? I had a disgruntled Landlord write to me this month to say he was terminating his membership because, in his opinion, we have not done enough “with the war perpetrated by Salem and Portland city council on...
March 2021

March 2021

“March comes in like a lion and out like a lamb.” Adages stick through time because they are true. Lions are fearsome and found in jungles and caged in a zoo. Lambs are gentle grazing in fields and on grasses they chew. So, what are we afraid of – and what are...
February 2021

February 2021

February 2021. Like so many other seasons and events, it feels different this year. Sure, we will still be watching the Super Bowl and celebrating Valentine’s Day. And a lot of us will take President’s Day off from work or school. But – so many of us are working from...
January 2021

January 2021

Greetings! Remember me? It’s been 2 years since I last left my position as President of Rental Housing Alliance, Oregon. But now I’m back. It seems like just yesterday, right? Well, actually no….  So much has changed in the last 24 months. Our industry has seismically...
December 2020

December 2020

Dear friends and fellow landlords, I hope you had a great Thanksgiving holiday, even if it was only a Zoom gathering with family and friends. I thank all of you who have been writing, calling, and emailing our state legislators as they debate the current round of...