2011 ORS § 100.102¹
Leasehold condominium submitted to unit ownership
(1) The owner of fee title interest in the real property underlying a leasehold condominium may submit the fee title to the provisions of this chapter by the procedures set forth in this section. Submission has the effect set forth in ORS 100.103 (Effect of submission of leasehold condominium to unit ownership).
(2) The fee title interest of a leasehold condominium may be submitted to the provisions of this chapter by an amendment to the declaration. The amendment must:
(a) Include a reference to the recording index numbers and date of recording of the initial declaration, supplemental declarations recorded pursuant to ORS 100.120 (Supplemental declaration and plat required to annex additional property or reclassify variable property) and the lease;
(b) State that the fee title interest in the real property subject to the leasehold is submitted to the provisions of this chapter pursuant to this section;
(c) State that the submission of the fee title interest in the real property subject to the leasehold to the provisions of this chapter has the effect set forth in ORS 100.103 (Effect of submission of leasehold condominium to unit ownership);
(d) State that there are no encumbrances against the fee title interest securing payment of moneys except for the assessments of the owners association that are not yet due;
(e) Be approved by at least 75 percent of the unit owners, notwithstanding that the declaration may require approval by a larger percentage of owners or the consent of another person to amend the declaration;
(f) Be executed by the fee title holder and the chairperson and secretary of the association and acknowledged in the manner provided for acknowledgment of instruments;
(g) Be certified by the chairperson and secretary as being adopted in accordance with this section;
(h) Be approved as required by ORS 100.110 (Approval of declaration, supplemental declaration or amendment required); and
(i) Be recorded in the office of the recording officer of each county in which the condominium is located.
(3) At the time of submission, the fee title interest being submitted may not be subject to an encumbrance securing payment of money except for the assessments of an association that are not yet due.
(4) Nothing in this section precludes the declarant of a leasehold condominium, the unit owners and the association from agreeing to other procedures for submitting the fee title interest to the provisions of this chapter, provided the procedures are set forth in:
(a) The declaration; or
(b) An amendment to the declaration approved by at least 75 percent of the unit owners or, if a larger percentage is specified in the declaration to effect amendments to the declaration, the larger percentage, and 75 percent of the lenders holding a first-priority security position in any unit in the condominium. [2003 c.569 §43; 2007 c.410 §7]
Note: 100.102 (Leasehold condominium submitted to unit ownership) and 100.103 (Effect of submission of leasehold condominium to unit ownership) were added to and made a part of ORS chapter 100 by legislative action but were not added to any smaller series therein. See Preface to Oregon Revised Statutes for further explanation.