Author: KGW Staff PORTLAND, Ore. — Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler introduced a multi-faceted plan that addresses Portland’s ongoing homeless and housing crisis on Friday, a plan that would ban unsanctioned camping across the city while opening three large sanctioned camping ...

  WHITE CITY, Ore. – US Senator Ron Wyden visited White City on October 8th to talk about how tax credits help build affordable housing. Senator Wyden visited Freedom Square a newly built affordable housing complex, which the senator says ...

MEDFORD, Ore.– The Medford City Council approved two bills Thursday that will give tax exemptions for housing in the city. The multiple unit property tax exemption program could forgo up to $375,000 in taxes for buildings that qualify. The council ...

SALEM, Ore — Renter advocates in Oregon are sounding the alarm over a potential spike in evictions, following the state’s increase in the rent cap for next year. On Tuesday, state economists shared that the most landlords can raise rent ...

Author: Blair Best PORTLAND, Ore. (KGW) — The greater Portland area has been working to get people off the streets and into housing. It’s part of the voter-approved Metro Supportive Housing Fund, which was passed in May 2020. It’s a ...

MEDFORD, Ore.– Updates to Medford’s housing code will take affect this Thursday. It comes as a result of House Bill 2001. It allows for Oregon cities to have easier access to building permits for what the bill calls “middle housing”, ...

CENTRAL POINT, Ore. —A Housing and Homelessness Summit was held Thursday to address the ongoing crisis in the Rogue Valley. Organizations like Youth 71Five Ministries, Jackson Care Connect, Hearts with A Mission, and Compass House took part in the summit. ...

Author: Blair Best PORTLAND, Ore — A real estate sign swung in the wind in the front lawn of a single-family home in Southeast Portland. Muffled sounds from a TV could be heard outside the front door. It was late ...

MEDFORD, Ore. The Medford City Council is holding a study session Thursday. They’re looking at discussing amendments to its land development code. This comes after the passage of House Bill 2001. The bill was passed back in 2019, ending exclusive ...

SOUTHERN OREGON, —Some good news coming for those impacted by the Almeda and South Obenchain fires. The state is looking to spend hundreds of millions to help them. We’re also learning more about a new modular home project, that could ...

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