Housing and Vehicles

Learn how to deal with landlord/tenant issues and other housing-related issues. Also learn more about auto-related issues, such as auto repair, auto insurance, and car rentals.



Tips for hiring a contractor to do repairs, remodeling, or construction on your home.

Foreclosure Protections

California law provides protections to homeowners facing foreclosure.

Homeowner Associations

Members of homeowner associations have certain rights. An attorney may be able to assist you if you believe your rights have been violated.

Loan Modification Fraud

Having trouble making your mortgage payments or seeking to modify your loan? Learn to protect yourself from loan modification fraud and other foreclosure rescue scams.

Moving Companies

Tips about hiring a moving company.

Real Estate Agents

Information about using real estate agents and how to check out whether a real estate broker or salesperson is legitimate.

Utility Companies

Information about electric, natural gas, water and sewer, telephone, cable television, and Internet companies.


Auto Dealers and Auto Repair

Tips on buying and repairing motor vehicles including information about car buyer’s rights, vehicle warranties and the lemon law.