Tagged: Housing

Portland Campaign Aims To "Ban The Box"

OPB | July 11, 2014 12:30 p.m.

FRIDAY: We'll talk about a Portland initiative to remove the question about criminal convictions from job and housing applications.

Portland Poised To Regulate Short-Term Rentals

OPB | July 01, 2014 12:15 p.m.

TUESDAY: Portland could become one of the first major cities to create a legal framework for people who want to rent out rooms in their homes on a short-term basis.

Energy-Efficient Affordable Housing Comes To Hillsboro

OPB | June 20, 2014 12:45 p.m.

FRIDAY: We'll learn about new affordable housing in Hillsboro that could save tenants hundreds of dollars on energy bills.

How Property Taxes Are Influencing The Housing Market

OPB | March 19, 2014 12:06 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: According to a new report from the Northwest Economic Research Center, Oregon's property tax system is skewing the housing market.

What $20 Million In Affordable Housing Could Mean

OPB | March 14, 2014 12:40 p.m.

FRIDAY: Following the call by Mayor Charlie Hales for additional money for inner N/NE Portland, we'll dig into the history of affordable housing in the area and ask where new money might go.

A Northeast Portland Follow-up: Development And Trader Joe's

OPB | March 06, 2014 12:30 p.m.

THURSDAY: We'll hear from business owners and residents who support a new Trader Joe's on the vacant lot on NE MLK Jr. Blvd. and Alberta St. in Portland.

Portland African American Leadership Forum Talks Gentrification and Development

OPB | March 05, 2014 12:06 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: PAALF is holding its second community conversation about what to do with the vacant lot on NE MLK Jr. Blvd. and Alberta St. — and other similar sites.

Finding A Place For Right 2 Dream Too

OPB | Feb. 10, 2014 12:15 p.m.

MONDAY: We'll find out what the deal brokered by Portland City Commissioner Amanda Fritz means for the homeless campers at R2D2 — and for the thousands of other Portlanders without homes.

What's Next For The Portland Development Commission?

OPB | Feb. 05, 2014 12:06 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: We'll find out how the PDC is moving forward and responding to some members of Portland's African-American community after Trader Joe's dropped out of a proposed development.

Different Approaches To Homelessness In Eugene

OPB | Jan. 30, 2014 12:30 p.m.

THURSDAY: In Eugene, there are various options for people experiencing homelessness — both legal and illegal.

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