Oregon May Strip Portland of Its NIMBY Powers

As Portland faces a severe lack of affordable rental housing, a controversial state bill is pitting housing advocates against preservationists. People can’t afford to be poor in Portland, Oregon. Nearly half of the households that rent in the Portland metro area pay too much. Almost one-quarter (24.3 percent) of these households are severely cost burdened,…

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