Our Mission: 

Housing Leadership Council of San Mateo County works with communities and their leaders to produce and preserve quality affordable homes. 

Landlord and Tenant Resources

Problems may arise in any rental situation for landlord and/or tenants. Find resources here to help with various issues.

California Tenants

A comprehensive, downloadable legal guide describing the rights and responsibilities of landlords and tenants in California. This site is created and maintained by the State of California Department of Consumer Affairs.

Landlord Resources

This website is maintained by NOLO Press, providing self-help information for landlords (can also be useful for tenants).

Landlord-Tenant Law Overview

A basic intro to Landlord-Tenant Law

Legal Assistance for Residential Tenants

Legal Aid Society of San Mateo County's HomeSavers project helps tenants who are having problems with their landlords.