Landlording 201 Class – August 28th!!

Want to avoid getting in the local paper, get charged large fines, or even end up in jail?
This has happened to landlords who found themselves in difficult situations and did the wrong things. It has also happened to landlords who thought what they were doing was “legal”, only it was not.
This workshop will cover some of the “Stupid Things” landlords have done to get themselves in trouble. We will discuss how to avoid these situations and ways to remedy it once a mistake has been made. You are encouraged to bring your own real life examples to share.
There will be plenty of time available for your questions.

Speaker: Violet Wilson


- Member: $50
- Non-Member: $75
- For extra Person when sharing material: $35

Price per person includes course materials & lunch!

3 Real Estate Continuing Education Credit Hours!!!
For more information send an email to: or call
Maren at 503-364-5468

Young Renters Give Up Space For Location!

Many young renters across the United States have decided to forego larger apartments for a better location or amenities. “They’re sacrificing living space for a prime urban location and extras such as cooking classes, dog-wash stations and poolside Wi-Fi.” Bloomberg recently posted an article exploring and discussing what young professionals are looking for when deciding where to rent.

An interesting idea that I totally get!

Read the Full Article Here!

July 17th Monthly Class From Linn Benton Rental Housing Association

Coming up on July 17th is LBRHA’s July class on Evictions. This class will also touch on numerous other topics. The outline of the class is as follows:

July Educational Seminar
Elks Lodge –1400 NW 9th, Corvallis
July 17, 2014
11:30 registration and lunch—Seminar: Noon to 3 p.m.
There comes a time when you just need to get the tenant out. In Oregon there are specific legal procedures
for removing a tenant from your property and getting possession. This workshop covers the notices
that may be served, the processes for eviction, and what needs to be done after the tenant has left.
Violet Wilson will be our guest speaker and some of the topics she will be covering are:
What forms to use Forceful evictions
Time lines

Tenant contesting
Domestic Violence

Final Accounting

To register for this class, please email

Class is $50 for members or $75 for non members

Marion County Fair

The Marion County Fair is coming to town this weekend!!

This fair is fun for the herd and includes:

  • Come and see the 4H/FFA animal/project exhibits.
  • Enter your favorite preserves, afghan, or prize photo in the Open Classes.
  • Bring the kids for a day of crafts, carnival rides, and a visit to the petting zoo.
  • You can pick up that hard to find widget, baseball cap, or t-shirt in the commercial vendor exhibits. 
  • Perhaps you need some home repair tips or resources. 
  • Like American Idol? Well, the MCF Talent Show will keep you entertained. 
  • Deep fried Twinkies, monster burgers, elephant ears calling you? It may be time to get your fair food fix!

Click here for more details!

Evictions Class – July 17th!!

Linn-Benton Rental Housing Assoc.

Seminar: Evictions

Speaker: Violet Wilson

Date: July 17, 2014

Where: Elks Lodge – Corvallis
1400 NW 9th St

Time: 11:30 lunch and registration
Noon to 3 class

Cost: Members $50
Non-members $75
Lunch included

Registered by July 14th by calling 541-286-5033 or emailing


Offering A Green Community

A lot of focus is being put recently on how to turn your community into a green community.

Being green and helping save our resources, is not only a great way to help the planet but can also save you money on expenses for your community.

Click here for tips on how to go green!