Free Supplies for Small Businesses

(Updated March 3, 2021) **An appointment is required for pickup. See “Make Appointment” link below to access our online form.** The City of Eugene, in partnership with Business Oregon, is offering free personal protective equipment (PPE) supplies to...

Commercial Rent Relief Program for Oregon

The Oregon Legislative Emergency Board on January 8, 2021, allocated $100 million to fund a new Commercial Rent Relief Program to provide financial assistance to small businesses and landlords adversely affected by economic conditions as a direct result of the...

Mortgage Rates Rise to 3-Month High

The 30-year fixed-rate mortgage reversed course this week, moving up to a 2.81% average. That marks its highest point since mid-November, Freddie Mac reports. “Economic spending has improved, due to the most recent stimulus, but supply chain shortages are causing...

Millennials: Is It Time to Buy a Bigger Home?

In today’s housing market, all eyes are on millennials. Not only are millennials the largest generation, but they’re also currently between 25 and 40 years old. These are often considered prime homebuying years when many people begin to form their own households and...