Portland, OR asked in Business Law, Landlord - Tenant and Real Estate Law for Oregon

Q: We were never asked to buy the property we have been renting for almost 2 years ...

We got a 90 day notice to leave because they sold the property . But no papers were added showing proof of it being sold ...I lease ended in march ..they never renewed it but we have till this day payed rent every month...what should we do...there is nothing open for rent here

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

A: Much depends upon the exact details - what the 90 day notice said; what, if any, other papers were served; what, if anything, was said about relocation assistance; etc. You are correct that the seller/landlord is obligated to show you a copy of the offer that he accepted, along with a declaration by the buyer that they intend to occupy the dwelling as their primary residence. The Notice has to contain all the legally required information and be lawfully served. If you have questions about your specific situation and Notice, take it to a local landlord-tenant attorney for a review.

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