Author Archive | jensi

JOIN US! #JustCauseBecause Lobby Day Thursday March 2nd

Oregon renters say ENOUGH IS ENOUGH!! Our legislature needs to act NOW! The entire state of Oregon needs #JustCauseBecause no-cause evictions are ripping our communities apart. Oreon needs to lift the ban on#RentStablization because too many Oregonians have to make devastating choices between rent and other basic life necessities. Oftentimes, we are threatened with homelessness. […]

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Upcoming Events with CAT

Tenants Speak, Legislators Listen. February 4th, 2016 at Highland Christian Center 7600 NE Glisan 3pm-6pm Have you experienced an eviction or your rent rising beyond your control? Share your story with Oregon State lawmakers who can stop this crisis. Come learn more about how you can get involved to end no-cause evictions and un-regulated rent hikes […]

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#RSOS update, CAT Job Opening, Upcoming Events

#RenterStateOfEmergency Update In the beginning of March 2016, the Oregon Senate passed HB 4143, the Tenant Protections bill. The protections include 90-Day notices for rent increases, and no rent increases for the first year of month-to-month tenancies. This victory is a step forward to help vulnerable tenants find and keep safe and stable rental housing […]

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Urgent #RenterStateofEmergency Update:

Urgent #RenterStateofEmergency Update: Please Share this with all your networks! Make your voice heard! The 2016 Oregon State Legislative Session begins next week, and CAT is supporting HB 4001, Rep. Alissa-Keny Guyer’s “Housing Relief Act.” In our #RenterStateofEmergency declaration, we called for a moratorium on no-cause evictions for one year, and a one-year notice period […]

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