Vacancies in Southern Oregon rentals are on the upswing, an owners' group says.

Vacancies in Southern Oregon rentals are on the upswing, an owners' group says.

Southern Oregon Rental Owners Association members reported an 8.06 percent vacancy rate in March, with 390 vacancies out of 4,836 reporting units.

A year ago, the reported rate was 5.99 percent.

— Staff reports