The Southern Oregon Rental Association is a group of rental housing owners and managers in the Jackson and Josephine Counties who have joined together for the purposes of:
- Providing information and education to improve the knowledge of rental owners and managers.
- Enhancing the reputation of Landlords and Property Managers by promoting professional practices by leadership and example.
- Lending our support and assistance on various community endeavors relating to public and private housing.
- Providing quality residential housing and making a fair profit.
Our chapter has over 500 members which represent over 17,000 rental units in the Jackson and Josephine County areas.
RELATION TO ORHA:
Our association is one of 15 local associations of the Oregon Rental Housing Association (ORHA).
We also have representation at the State level via our local Legislative Representatives which meet with the other chapter representatives several times a year to deal with legislative issues of interest to Landlords and Property Managers as well as other issues of interest to all chapters. At these meetings we also discuss items with our State Legislative Lobbyist.
TYPES OF MEMBERSHIP:
Associate: A member with no rental units who would also like to have a business listing in our monthly newsletter.
Regular: A member who owns or manages rental units. Dues are dependent on the number of units you own/manage, and is divided into 8 tiers:
Dual: A member which has rental units and would also like to have a related business listing in our monthly Newsletter.
For pricing details, please visit our Join Us page.
Seminars – Learn about Evictions, Landlord/Tenant Law, Fair Housing and MORE by attending one of our seminars. Go to the “Events” page to register for upcoming classes & meetings.
(Discount available to SOROA members)
Educational Dinner Meetings – This is a FREE* monthly presentation located at Twin Creeks Retirement in Central Point. Click on the event title under the “Events” page to see this month’s presentation topic.
*Presentation is free if a meal is NOT purchased – Dinner is discounted for SOROA Members
Newsletter (Members ONLY) –Having trouble keeping up with all these law changes? Become a SOROA Member and receive the “Insider” every month; we’ll make sure you stay caught up with current news and events that effect Oregon landlords.
Advertising available – call or email the office for more information
NOTE: We are a certified Continuing Education Provider for Property Managers. Our provider number is 1071.
--Forms Manual - Includes samples of every current rental form created by ORHA, as well as instructions on filling out/serving the forms correctly. Available to purchase in the SOROA office.
--Law Book - Having a hard time understanding landlord/tenant law? Use the ORHA Law Book to learn the laws in laymen’s terms.
Associates - Associate members of SOROA provide members with professional services including tax information, maintenance, cleaning and repair, furnishings, real estate, and management services. Active Associates take part in the education of our members at our monthly meetings and through our newsletter.
Q&A’s (Members ONLY) – Once a month, members can meet with a Board Member and get their questions answered. Don’t have a question? Hear those of other SOROA members – you might need the answer later!
(Board Members do not provide legal advice)
Mentor (Members ONLY) – If you can’t make it to the Q&A, or need immediate assistance, call a mentor! (Mentors do not provide legal advice)