HBOR Legal Resources

The HBOR Collaborative intends to work with California attorneys to ensure that our state’s homeowners and tenants fully realize their rights and protections under HBOR. Our services are free. If you represent clients facing foreclosure and want help in ensuring their rights under new HBOR laws, contact us for free technical assistance and litigation support by visiting the request assistance page.

Also see the following resources which have been developed by the Collaborative to help California attorneys with HBOR implementation:

What is the California Homeowner Bill of Rights (HBOR)?

Common FAQs

Homeowner Brief Bank

Register for access to protected content

HBOR Training Calendar

Practice Guides

California Foreclosure Defense Practice Guide (Updated June 2017) [PDF]

Representing California Tenants & Homeowners in Post-Foreclosure Evictions (Updated December 2016) [PDF]


Case Compendium May 2013 – September 2016

2013 Newsletters

2014 Newsletters

2015 Newsletters

March 2016 Newsletter

June 2016 Newsletter

September 2016 Newsletter

June 2017 Newsletter

October 2017 Newsletter

January 2018 Newsletter

Training Materials

PLI Recording of June 2014 Webinar

HBOR Webinar Packet, Webinar Recording

HBOR “Representing Tenants” Webinar Packet, Webinar Recording

Representing Former Homeowners in the Post-Foreclosure Eviction Process Webinar Packet, Webinar Recording

HAMP Rules on Loss Mitigation

CFPB Mortgage Servicing Rules Part 1; Part 2

Limiting Confidentiality in Mortgage Litigation

Saving Homes in Bankruptcy



Center for Responsible Lending’s Chart on Dual Tracking Restrictions

CFPB-HBOR-NMS Mortgage Servicing Rules Comparison Chart