Renter Resources

What Renters Need to Know About Oregon's Landlord Disclosure Law (in effect Jan. 1, 2010)

UPDATED - Renter's Toolkit - several resources all in one packet!

Landlord's Guide to No-smoking Policies - Handbook to share with landlords

Sample Neighbor Letter

Neighbor Handout

Sample Landlord Letter

Landlord Handout

Sample Physician Letter

Secondhand Smoke Communication Record

Legal Options for Tenants Suffering from Drifting Tobacco Smoke

Is there a “right to smoke”?

Information about landlord retaliation

Article on “Infiltration of Secondhand Smoke into Condominiums, Apartments and Other Multi-Unit Dwellings”

Links:

Search for smokefree housing in the Portland-Vancouver area 

Fair Housing information for people with disabilities

Community Alliance of Tenants

Oregon’s Clean Indoor Air Act

Washington’s Smoking in Public Places Law

Fact sheet on secondhand smoke in apartment buildings and condos

Quit Smoking Resources:

Freedom from Smoking Online Program

Free & Clear Phone-based Program

Oregon Tobacco Quit Line

Washington Tobacco Quit Line