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Matt Serres, Attorney

Every Oregonian should have a place to call home. Matt’s work focuses on helping Oregonians with disabilities access housing. He advocates for the rights of tenants requesting reasonable accommodations and assists tenants involved in disability-related evictions. To help bring about broader change, he seeks to elevate the needs of individuals with disabilities in local and state housing policies.… Continue Reading Matt Serres, Attorney

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Know Your Rights: Service animals & rental housing

Frequently Asked Questions What’s the difference between service animals, companion animals, assistance animals, therapy animals, and emotional support animals? Which ones can I have at my home? The terms service animal, assistance animal, emotional support animal, comfort animal, and therapy animal mean the same thing under the Fair Housing Act. The Act bars housing discrimination… Continue Reading Know Your Rights: Service animals & rental housing