Tenants Still Seeking Answers

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Thanksgiving is just around the corner, but tenants at one Springfield apartment complex are being forced to figure out last minute where they’ll be celebrating this year. It’s been three days since they were told they would have to move because their apartment building has been declared unsafe to live in. The … Continue reading »

Tenants Forced Out of Apartments

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Residents in a Springfield apartment complex now have about 24 hours to get out. City officials say the building violates a number of fire codes and is no longer safe to live inside. Residents received notice Thursday night that they had 48 hours to vacate the premises, due to violation of fire, … Continue reading »

New Apartment Owners, Tenants Evicted

CORVALLIS, Ore. – Dozens of families are being evicted after a change in ownership at a Corvallis apartment complex. What used to be the Corvalla apartments is now called The Park at 5th Street since the Riverstone Residential Group purchased it, a company based in Dallas, Texas. One former tenant, Dawn Lyman, moved into the … Continue reading »

SVdP Takes Apartment Applications

EUGENE, Ore. — St. Vincent de Paul is celebrating the year-mark of one of its projects a little early. The Stellar Apartments on City View Street in Eugene are still under construction, but the complex started taking applications Monday, April 15. Coordinators say now is the perfect time to update the public on the building’s … Continue reading »

Bill Proposes Changes for Landlords

EUGENE, Ore. — A bill working its way through the Oregon legislature would give and take some freedoms for landlords. If passed, landlords would be able to require tenants to purchase rental insurance. But on the other hand it would also restrict criminal background checks landlords can use when deciding if someone can live in … Continue reading »