For a visual representation of the California eviction process for landlords, please view our California Eviction Flowchart [pdf].
The California eviction process for non-payment of rent cases generally goes as follows:
Sometimes, the tenant will try to fight the eviction and claim a habitability defense. Ultimately, the tenant is responsible for paying the rent on time, and the landlord is responsible for maintaining a habitable environment. The landlord will want to pay close attention to habitability issues including:
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