Foreclosure and mortgage help

Legal help and resources

General legal resources

  • Housing and Economic Rights Advocates (HERA)

    HERA offers workshops to provide legal information to the public, including how to keep your home and avoid foreclosure. They foreclosure prevention services for individuals with low and moderate incomes.

  • LawHelpCA

    Offers a lookup tool to help find legal aid offices, lawyer referral services, and other free and low-cost services in your county. 

  • County Law Library

    Law librarians offer legal resources for people who don't have a lawyer. Librarians can recommend legal self-help books. Many libraries also offer free self-help programs. You can also ask a law librarian a question in Live Chat.

  • Lawyer Referral Service

    Directory of lawyer referral services throughout California

  • Consumer publications

    Information guides from the State of California on many topics including a self-help guide to mortgage modifications and foreclosure information.

Resources for tenants during a foreclosure

Mortgage assistance

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