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The City of Portland, Oregon

Portland Housing Bureau

Solving the unmet housing needs of the people of Portland.

Phone: 503-823-2375

fax: 503-823-2387

421 SW 6th Avenue, Suite 500, Portland, OR 97204

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Rental Services

The Portland Housing Bureau's Rental Services Office is responsible for data analysis, policy development, and contracting for services related to fair housing and landlord-tenant law. In addition, PHB's Rental Services Office staff provide support to the City’s Rental Services Commission and Fair Housing Advocacy Committee, the volunteer appointed bodies providing public input on policies and services related to fair housing and landlord-tenant law.

PHB's Rental Services Office provides services, information, and referrals in the areas of (1) education and outreach (2) legal services and (3) policy and planning. These services include, but are not limited to: landlord-tenant education, referrals for fair housing and landlord-tenant legal assistance, fair housing testing, emergency referral services, and emergency relocation assistance for health and habitability issues. 

PHB's Rental Services Office

Phone: 503-823-1303    Fax: 503-865-3260 

Open: Monday, Wednesday, and Friday
Office Hours:
9 - 11 AM and 1 - 4 PM
View list of holiday closures

Staff are available 3 days per week, during morning and afternoon hours. 
Please note the office is closed on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

Office and Mailing Address
PHB Rental Services Office
421 SW 6th Avenue, Suite 500 
Portland, OR 97204

The Rental Services Office will be closed on Monday, December 24.

Search for Rentals

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Mandatory Renter Relocation Assistance

Learn about Portland’s rules around no cause evictions, rent increases over 10% and changes to lease terms

Paying Rent and Utilities

Connect with local non-profits to learn about rent and utility payment assistance programs

Overcoming Rent Denials

Connect with local organizations to learn about overcoming rent denials

Helpful Resources and Links

Find local and state resources on landlord-tenant laws including a local landlord training program

Rental Services Commission

Meet the Commissioners, find meeting materials and join the mailing list to stay up-to-date on landlord-tenant issues