421 SW 6th Avenue, Suite 500, Portland, OR 97204
The Portland Housing Bureau’s Rental Services Office has a helpline and on-site staff to provide technical assistance and information specific to mandatory renter relocation assistance. Rental Services staff can also provide information on Senate Bill 608 and additional Portland renter protections. If you have questions specific to other aspects of landlord-tenant law or require legal assistance, the Rental Services Office can refer you to community resources and agencies.
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.
Office Hours - walk-in and helpline
Monday 9 - 11 AM, 1 - 4 PM
Wednesday 9 - 11 AM, 1 - 4 PM
Friday 9 - 11 AM, 1 - 4 PM
Closed Tuesday and Thursday
Phone: 503-823-1303 Fax: 503-865-3260
PHB Rental Services Office
421 SW 6th Avenue, Suite 500
Portland, OR 97204
Meet the Commissioners, find meeting materials and join the mailing list to stay up-to-date on landlord-tenant issues
Learn about Portland’s rules around no cause evictions, rent increases over 10% and changes to lease terms
Registration requirement for all rental units located in Portland
On March 1, 2020, new rules go into effect for security deposits and the application and screening process for landlords operating rental housing units in Portland. Learn more about these requirements.
Every September 30, the Oregon Office of Economic Analysis (OEA) will publish the maximum annual rent increase percentage for the following calendar year. Click here to learn more about the statute passed by the State of Oregon in February 2019
Looking for help? Click here for a list of agencies and additional resources for landlords and tenants.
Evaluation is complete. Notice of Intent is available to download here.