Unlawful Detainer/Evictions

California Rural Legal Assistance

For more information, please call (805) 544-7994.

California Court's Self-Help Website

The following links provide information about evictions, foreclosures, and security deposits. Find instructions, forms, and answers to frequently asked questions.

Evictions (Unlawful Detainer)
Learn about the eviction process with a guide for landlords, a guide for tenants, detailed instructions, forms, and resources.

Find information and resources regarding the foreclosure process.

Security Deposits
Learn about security deposits, what are valid legal reasons for a landlord to keep all or part of a security deposit, and how to go to court to ask for the return of a security deposit.