Oregon Passes Statewide Rent Control

Oregon just passed a statewide rent control law, the first of it’s kind in the nation. Unfortunately there is no evidence or support from economists that rent control lowers rents or provides more units. On the contrary it reduces mobility among tenants and...

Portland: Why 20-somethings are moving in.

[two_third_first]According to an article posted in Business Insider recently, “Keep Portland weird – code for keeping it a well-kept secret – might become a challenge for locals as population soars in this Pacific Northwest metropolis”. Despite an influx...