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The City of Portland, Oregon

Portland Housing Bureau

Solving the unmet housing needs of the people of Portland.

Phone: 503-823-2375

fax: 503-823-2387

421 SW 6th Avenue, Suite 500, Portland, OR 97204

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Contact Us

Commonwealth entrance

Our offices are located on the 5th floor of the Commonwealth Building, known for its aluminum and glass architecture. 

The address is 421 SW 6th Avenue, Suite 500, Portland, OR, 97204, between the streets Stark and Washington in Downtown Portland. 

Please view the directory below for PHB contacts by program.

For media inquiries, please contact the Public Information Officer: 

Martha Calhoon 
503-823-1132 /

For public records requests:
Submit your request online on the Public Records Request page.

Don't see what you are looking for?
Contact us at 503-823-2375 or email


Direct Financial Assistance for Rental Housing Development & NOFAs

Go to NOFA and solicitations page


Down Payment Assistance Loan & Home Repair Loans

Go to Down Payment page / Home Repair page


Homebuyer Opportunity Limited Tax Exemption (HOLTE)

Go to HOLTE page


Homeless Management Information Systems

Go to HMIS page


Lead Hazard Control Program

Go to Lead Hazard page


Mortgage Credit Certificate

Go to MCC page


Multiple-Unit Limited Tax Exemption (MULTE)

Go to MULTE page


Non-Profit Low Income Housing Limited Tax Exemption (NPLTE)

Go to NPLTE page


Risk Analysis & Compliance

Go to RAC page


System Development Charges Exemptions

Go to SDC Exemption page