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byManufactured Housing Communities of Oregon
This month at Manufactured Housing Communities of Oregon (MHCO), we look at how to avoid fair housing trouble while dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic. For months now, the nation has been confronting…
byPhil Querin
Question.I have a question about the Pet form. The term “assistance”  animal is used throughout. We are  in a disagreement with HUD over a comfort animal versus a “service” animal.  (…
byMark L. Busch
    Question:  We have residents in our RV park who seem to be blatantly violating the governor’s COVID-19 emergency stay-at-home order.  Some residents have outside family…
byMHCO
Last week we uploaded “10 rules on how to avoid fair housing claims based on familial status”.   This week, let’s look at how the rules might apply in the real world. Here are  4…
byPhil Querin
Unauthorized Pet and Use of Correct Form   Question.What form would someone use for unauthorized pet. Form 43 (continuing violations) says “not to use for pet”. But Form 43A is for distinct…
byMHCO
Complaints can arise from the way you advertise, show units, apply occupancy standards, and enforce community rules.   This week MHCO looks at fair housing problems that can arise when dealing…
byMHCO
  COVID-2019 is a new strain of coronavirus that emerged in central China at the end of 2019 and continues to spread around the globe. The COVID-2019 outbreak has been declared a pandemic by…
byPhil Querin
Question:  We need clarification on 30- day notices.  Assuming courts are closed for longer than 2 weeks - this could become 2 months. What should a landlord do who has a tenant  …
byPhil Querin
Question: Which form do I use to recover unpaid late fees after issuing a 72-hour notice for non-payment of rent?  Form 43 is for continuing violations.   
byPhil Querin
Question:  I have a resident who was given permission to build a permanent carport.  Most all of the carports in my park are free standing and permanent which is my preference. However, he…

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