Affordable Housing

Cottage Housing approved in Ashland

Ashland, Ore. — An ordinance that may help solve the housing shortage in Ashland has been approved by the city. Under the ordinance, each cottage house would be fewer than 800 square feet and there wouldn’t be as many parking requirements. Ashland …

Construction on veterans’ housing complex begins

Medford, Ore. – A 17-unit housing complex for veterans should be complete December, 2017. Victory Place will consist of eight studio apartments and nine one-bedroom apartments dedicated to veterans. Community aid organization ACCESS helped secure the nearly $2 million grant to build …

Wait list growing for affordable housing complex

Medford, Ore. — There’s a new affordable housing complex in downtown Medford, and Friday the public got a look inside. The Concord apartments on Grape Street, feature 1 and 2 bedroom units with rent around $500 for low income people and families. Housing …

Housing crisis

Right now, Southern Oregon is experiencing a housing crisis. The number of buyers are up, the number of houses on the market are down, and there are a glut of renters who can’t find a place to live. Current laws make it …