Portland's Housing Bond


Investing together in affordable homes


Portland’s Housing Bond is a voter-backed initiative to create more affordable housing in Portland—now and for the future. With leadership from the Portland Housing Bureau, City officials and community partners, together we’re creating safe and secure homes for Portlanders struggling to afford a place to live.

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Benefits to our community

Affordable homes to be created


Homes for families              


Funds to be invested

$258.4 million

Homes completed or in progress



Investment types

To create new affordable homes, the Portland Housing Bureau and community partners are implementing two key approaches.

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Build new housing

Build new, high-quality multi-family rental housing in neighborhoods with good access to public transit and other key amenities.


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Acquire and improve existing housing

Purchase existing buildings and convert them into permanently affordable rental housing, renovating them as needed to ensure attractive, safe and high-quality homes designed to last.


Featured news

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105 & Burnside Acqusition

New Housing Bond building will provide affordable housing for families transitioning from homelessness.

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NE Prescott Acqusition

New Housing Bond development planned for the Cully Neighborhood.

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Upcoming meetings

February 7, 2019 9am - 12pm
421 SW 6th Ave., Portland, OR 97204

April 4, 2019 6:30 - 8:30pm
Community Location: To Be Announced