Skip to Main Content View Text-Only

Development Services

From Concept to Construction

Phone: 503-823-7300


1900 SW 4th Ave, Portland, OR 97201

More Contact Info

Certification of Occupancy for Single Family Homes and Duplexes


Portland, OR- Beginning July 2, 2007, the Bureau of Development Services will begin issuing a Certificate of Occupancy upon completion of new single-family homes and duplexes in the City of Portland. Over the last several years, the bureau has received a notable increase in the number of requests from lenders and property owners looking for verification that a residence has been approved and ready for occupancy.

If you have questions about Certificates of Occupancy for single family homes and duplexes, please contact Larry Pamer, Residential Inspections Section Manager, at (503) 823-7387. [Read more]



Please review our Code of Conduct rules before posting a comment to this site.
Report Abuse (Please include the specific topic and comment for the fastest response/resolution.)

Note: Comments have been disabled on this blog post.