Lake Oswego, OR asked in Landlord - Tenant for Oregon

Q: Landlord gave me 3 days to sign a "new" lease or my rent would go up 10%. They did this via Voicemail.

Thought they had to give me 90 days to increase my rent. Signed the lease via Docusign with no increase, but it seems like I got trapped. I was going month to month...and then they said I must sign a new lease immediately or the rent will increase. Legal?

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1 Lawyer Answer
Gregory L Abbott
Gregory L Abbott
  • Landlord Tenant Lawyer
  • Portland, OR
  • Licensed in Oregon

A: Likely yes except the rent increase could not legally go into effect for at least 90 days after serving you with written notice of the raise.

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