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The Portland City Council unanimously agreed on Wednesday that landlords must compensate relocation fees for tenants who can’t afford rent increase. The amendment applies to any price hike until March 31, 2020. Mayor Ted Wheeler said that it is necessary to keep renters in shelter amidst the pandemic. The rule, however, doesn’t ban landlords from raising rent for those who can afford it. If you want to know more, click this link: https://www.oregonlive.com/portland/2020/09/portland-approves-option-to-have-landlords-pay-tenant-relocation-fees-for-any-rent-increase-until-the-end-of-march.html