Rental increase for 2022

Every year renters should expect some sort of rental increase from their landlord. But how much exactly? Tenants may not be so thrilled to get their rental increase for 2022 her’s why. Every September the Oregon’s Office of Economic Analysis sends out the maximum allowable rental increase for the following year. SB 608, which was…

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Longterm or Short-term Rental

Picking between a long term rental and a short term rental can be a challenge. There are many factors one needs to consider, let Asurent help you choose. The definition of a long term rental, to us, means renting your home longer than 12 months. A short term, or vacation rental, is having guests stay in…

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Eviction Moratorium & SB 282

What is really going on with the eviction moratorium & SB 282? May 19, 2021, Senate Bill 282 was signed into law. Under HB 4213 this law extended the emergency payback period, and also extended the eviction moratorium, in certain circumstances, to June 30, 2021. This new law also extends the date to pay back all unpaid…

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Vacation Rental Pros and Cons

Buying a second home and using it as a vacation rental is a big decision, but it doesn’t need to be. Asurent has put together some pros and cons of owning a vacation rental. First lets talk about the pros then we will get into the cons later. Pro 1 A Vacation rental can be…

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Landlord Compensation Checklist

Created to assist you, this landlord compensation checklist is here to help. There is $200 million in rent assistance to support tenants and landlords. This includes $150 million for the Landlord Compensation Fund. Owners who have qualified tenants you can receive 80% of the rental debt owned, but as a result will have to forgive…

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Q & A with Mortgage Loan Officer

The Asurent sat down with Amber Harding with, People’s Bank of Commerce, for a quick Q & A session on mortgage loans. What is happening in the mortgage world? Below are just a few questions we asked her. If you would like to contact her directly please click here. Asurent What can people do to…

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Real estate sales with Matthew

Matthew Forrest Shilts, Broker Gateway Real Estate 5 N Main St, Ashland, OR 97520Cell 541-531-6824Office 541-482-1040Matthew@gatewayteam.com Have you been curious about Ashland real estate sales? We sat down (virtually of course) with Matthew at Gateway Realty to find out the scoop. Asurent focuses primarily on property management, so when it comes to real estate sales we look…

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Mortgage Loan Officer Amber Hardin

People’s Bank of Commerce With 11 years in the banking and mortgage industry, I feel that I have the knowledge and love for this industry that will help my clients have a smooth home buying or refinance experience. Buying a house can be stressful, it’s my job to show you that you can make your…

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Mortgage Assistance

If your tenant has back owed rent due to Covid-19 mortgage assistance is on the way! The statewide eviction moratorium (HB 4401) has limited property owner’s ability to collect rent while in effect. The current moratorium will last until June 30, 2021. We do expect this date to get pushed back again. There are a…

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Oregon Rent Control

How does rent control effect a tenant? There is a ton of buzz going around about implementing rent control in Jackson County. Portland has previously blazed the trails when it comes to rental laws regarding landlords and tenants in Oregon, but what does “rent control” really mean for a tenant? Rent control is a price control that…

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