OHBA - Oregon Home Builders Association

03/07/2018 | News release | Distributed by Public on 03/08/2018 20:15

Oregon voters could ease affordable housing bond limits

Oregon voters could boost future spending on affordable housing at the November 2018 general election.

Before it adjourned on Saturday, the 2018 Oregon Legislature referred a state constitutional amendment to the ballot to ease restrictions on property tax-backed bonds for affordable housing projects.

The proposed amendment could appear on the same ballot as an affordable housing bond measure sponsored by Metro, the elected regional government in the Portland area.

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