Community Updates

October 4, 2022
Editor's Note:  MHCO is working on the revised Form 82A - we hope to have that uploaded and fillable later this month.  Thank you for your patience, By Phil Querin Introduction. October 1, 2022 is an important day for Oregon landlords. First, it marks the end of the “Safe Harbor” program, one of…
October 3, 2022
NOTE:  REVISED MHCO FORM 49 IS ATTACHED ABOVE    Month-to-Month Rent Increases for Oregon Manufactured Housing Tenancies in 2023 Under ORS 90.323, monthly rent increases are limited to 7% plus the September-to-September average change in the CPI, for All Urban Consumers, West Region (All Items…
August 22, 2022
At the MHCO training on June 24th  I presented a slide that stated landlords were no longer required to include the eviction protection notice with a 10 day nonpayment notice after July 1, 2022.  The rationale was the tenant protections were moot because after June 30 the protections no longer…
July 7, 2022
Bill Miner's power point presentation for MHCO's 90 minute seminar (June 24, 2022) on Non Payment of Rent Evictions (for MHCO Members Only) is attached above.   MHCO would like to thank Bill for an outstanding presentation and for his continued efforts to provide quality information on all aspects…
April 20, 2022
Note:  Sample Rent Ledger is attached above. Question 1: Tenant's balance goes back to the beginning of April 2020. Do we have to follow the rent schedule that is laid out by rental assistance agency?  Example: Oregon Emergency Rental Assistance Program gives you a statement on how to apply the…
March 14, 2022
    Background   Emergency Period. The Covid-19 pandemic hit Oregon in Spring, 2020; Governor Brown declared a State of Emergency and a temporary ban on evictions (FEDs) in March, 2020. The Oregon legislature then extended the eviction moratorium by enacting a series of bills, beginning with HB…
December 22, 2021
MHCO Forms for Non Payment of Rent Evictions/Rental Assistance - Effective December 15, 2021 are attached ABOVE.
December 21, 2021
On December 13, 2021, the Oregon Legislature passed SB891 which made significant changes to the non payment of rent eviction process in Oregon.  A revised flow chart of the process is attached above: "891 Update Flowchart Draft 2.pdf".
December 20, 2021
On December 13, 2021, the Oregon Legislature passed significant changes (SB891) to the process of non payment of rent.  MHCO requested attorney Phil Querin to do a complete analysis of the new laws and provide guidance to owners/operators of manufactured home communities in Oregon.  Phil's complete…
October 2, 2021
With autumn comes changes to the rent increase formula as dictated by Oregon's state wide rent control statute.  On October 1, 2021, MHCO revised Form 49 (Rent Increase Notice) in order to be in compliance with the state law and the new CPI for 2022.  The revised from is attached above - we are…