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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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Commonwealth entrance

Our offices are located on the 5th floor of the Commonwealth Building, known for its aluminum and glass architectural design. The address is 421 SW 6th Avenue, Suite 500, Portland, OR, 97204, between the streets Stark and Washington in Downtown Portland. 

Please view the directory below for specific PHB contacts by program.

For media inquiries, please contact the Public Information Officer,
Martha Calhoon at or 503-823-1132

To submit a public records request, please submit your request online
on the Public Records Request page.

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Click on the program names to learn more about the services and programs at PHB. 

Asset Management, Loan Servicing & Compliance

Direct Financial Assistance for Rental Housing Development & NOFAs


Down Payment Assistance Loan & Home Repair Loans


Homebuyer Opportunity Limited Tax Exemption (HOLTE)


Homeless Management Information Systems


Lead Hazard Control Program


Mortgage Credit Certificate


Multiple-Unit Limited Tax Exemption (MULTE)


Non-Profit Low Income Housing Limited Tax Exemption (NPLTE)


System Development Charges (SDC) Exemptions