The accusations ring out in bars. The
gripes spill onto Internet comment threads. And the complaints echo like
angry yodels down the newly built canyons of Southeast Division Street
A battle between West Hills neighbors over vacation rentals shows where the sharing economy could be headed.
Policing the “sharing economy” as it evolves in Portland has been challenging for city officials.
to grapple with what to do with Uber, and short-term vacation rental
A stickler for City Hall process, Amanda Fritz takes a new tack with Right 2 Dream Too.
City Commissioner Amanda Fritz has always demanded that
City Hall follow its own rules. She often railed against ex-Commissioner
Randy Leonard’s backroom maneuvers and held up the City Council o
A Portlander takes on a mortgage giant to save her property—and she’s not alone.
After a North Portland rental home owned by Dawn Lind went
into foreclosure last fall, she jumped into a nationwide legal fight
that could affect millions of residential properties.
Lind, who learn