Southern Oregon Rental Owners Association reported a 3.8 vacancy rate in October, down from 5 percent reported last month and below the 4.3 percent figure reported in October 2011.
There were 134 vacancies out of 3,545 units whose owners and managers in Jackson and Josephine counties reported this month.
SOROA's monthly meeting is scheduled for Thursday, Nov. 8, at Twin Creeks Retirement Center, 888 Twin Creeks Crossing, Central Point. Attorney Carlyle Stout will discuss fair housing complaints.
Dinner is $15 for members and $20 for non-members. Dinner must be pre-paid by 4 p.m. Monday, Nov. 5. For reservations, call 541-842-7676.