2011 Article Re-Posted: “Portland Apartment Rents Going Up”

By September 16, 2016April 13th, 2021Portland Apartment News

Published in the August, 2011 edition of the Oregon Business Magazine, Linda Baker highlights rents are going up in Portland. Read more: The Portland rental squeeze – Oregon Business

The rents started going up in 2011, and appear to be softening according to numerous landlords.  It will be interesting to see what happens in 2017:

  1. New units will be ready for occupancy.
  2. Oregon political leaders are calling for forms of rent control (which would be a total disaster for tenants if this occurs in my opinion).

Here is the 2011 article, reposted:


Bernard Gehret

Bernard Gehret

Joseph Bernard Investment Real Estate