Housing Resources

The Legal Aid Society of San Mateo County's HomeSavers Project helps tenants who are having problems with their landlords. We offer legal counseling, advice and representation in the following areas:

  • Evictions
  • Disputes over the condition of the premises 
  • Illegal acts by landlords


Legal Aid offers three weekly tenant housing rights legal clinics. There is no charge to attend and you do not need an appointment.

Tenants Clinics

Mondays: 9:00am-12:00 noon
Tenant Housing Rights Legal Clinics
San Mateo County Superior Court
400 County Center, 2nd Floor, at the Family Law Facilitator and Self-Help Center
Redwood City, CA 94063

Tuesdays: 1:00-4:00 pm
Daly City Community Services Center
350 90th Street, 1st Floor
Daly City, CA 94015

Fridays: 9:00am-12:00 noon
Fair Oaks Community Center
2600 Middlefield Road
Redwood City, CA 94063

NOTE: If you have been served with an Unlawful Detainer (eviction) summons and  complaint, or if you need to postpone a lockout by the Sheriff, call Legal Aid immediately at 650-517-8911 to avoid missing important deadlines.


Legal Aid Housing Publications

If you need more information, please call (650) 517-8911.

 

30 or 60 Day Notice

Illegal Lockouts

The Eviction Process

Habitability

Rent Increases

Security Deposit

Retaliation

Quiet Enjoyment