ORS 90.830¹
Facility owner affidavit of compliance with procedures

(1) A facility owner may at any time record, in the County Clerk Lien Record of the county where a facility is situated, an affidavit in which the facility owner certifies that:

(a) With reference to an offer by the owner for the sale of the facility, the owner has complied with the provisions of ORS 90.820 (Facility purchase by association or nonprofit corporation);

(b) With reference to an offer received by the owner for the purchase of the facility, or with reference to a counteroffer that the owner intends to make, or has made, for the sale of the facility, the owner has complied with the provisions of ORS 90.820 (Facility purchase by association or nonprofit corporation);

(c) Notwithstanding compliance with the provisions of ORS 90.820 (Facility purchase by association or nonprofit corporation), no contract for the sale of the facility has been executed between the owner and a facility purchase association, tenants’ association or tenants’ association supported nonprofit organization;

(d) The provisions of ORS 90.820 (Facility purchase by association or nonprofit corporation) are inapplicable to a particular sale or transfer of the facility by the owner, and compliance with those subsections is not required; or

(e) A particular sale or transfer of the facility is exempted from the provisions of this section and ORS 90.820 (Facility purchase by association or nonprofit corporation).

(2) Any party acquiring an interest in a facility, and any and all title insurance companies and attorneys preparing, furnishing or examining any evidence of title, have the absolute right to rely on the truth and accuracy of all statements appearing in the affidavit and are under no obligation to inquire further as to any matter or fact relating to the facility owner’s compliance with the provisions of ORS 90.820 (Facility purchase by association or nonprofit corporation).

(3) It is the purpose and intention of this section to preserve the marketability of title to facilities, and, accordingly, the provisions of this section shall be liberally construed in order that all persons may rely on the record title to facilities. [1989 c.919 §11; 1991 c.844 §27; 1999 c.222 §2]

Chapter 90

Notes of Decisions

The prevailing party in an ac­tion brought under this Act is entitled to attorney fees. Executive Manage­ment v. Juckett, 274 Or 515, 547 P2d 603 (1976)

Damages for mental distress are not recoverable under this Act. Ficker v. Diefenbach, 34 Or App 241, 578 P2d 467 (1978), as modified by 35 Or App 829, 578 P2d 467 (1978)

Where tenant terminates residential tenancy but then holds over wrongfully, landlord need not give any notice to tenant as prerequisite to maintaining ac­tion for pos­ses­sion. Skourtes v. Schaer, 36 Or App 659, 585 P2d 703 (1978), Sup Ct review denied

Landlord may waive statutory right to 30 days' written notice from tenant. Skourtes v. Schaer, 36 Or App 659, 585 P2d 703 (1978), Sup Ct review denied

This act does not provide for recovery of punitive damages. Brewer v. Erwin, 287 Or 435, 600 P2d 398 (1979)

As this act is not penal, it is not subject to attack for vagueness. Marquam Invest­ment Corp. v. Beers, 47 Or App 711, 615 P2d 1064 (1980), Sup Ct review denied

Distinc­tion in this act between residential and nonresidential tenancies is not irra­tional, arbitrary or unreasonable under United States or Oregon Constitu­tion. Marquam Invest­ment Corp. v. Beers, 47 Or App 711, 615 P2d 1064 (1980), Sup Ct review denied

Residential Landlord and Tenant Act does not supersede common law in all aspects of per­sonal injury liability. Bellikka v. Green, 306 Or 630, 762 P2d 997 (1988)

Where jury returned general verdict for defendant and court refused to award defendant attorney fees, defendant has right, absent "unusual circumstances," to receive attorney fees for damages for prevailing on per­sonal injury claim. Steininger v. Tosch, 96 Or App 493, 773 P2d 15 (1989), Sup Ct review denied

Where tenants counterclaim for injunctive relief and damages after landlord sent 30-day, no-cause evic­tion notice, before awarding attorney fees, district court must determine whether landlord or tenants have right to pos­ses­sion of house and whether tenants' right to assert counterclaim is provided by statute. Edwards v. Fenn, 308 Or 129, 775 P2d 1375 (1989)

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Private process server in a forcible entry and detainer ac­tion, (1975) Vol 37, p 869; ap­pli­ca­bil­i­ty to university housing and properties, (1976) Vol 37, p 1297

Law Review Cita­tions

56 OLR 655 (1977); 16 WLR 275 (1979); 16 WLR 835 (1980)

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 90—Residential Landlord and Tenant, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­Archive/­2007ors90.­pdf (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
 
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2007, Chapter 90, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­090ano.­htm (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
 
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