Search for a Financial Services or Mortgage Lending Company Licensed in California

This search includes records for the following types of companies licensed to operate in California:

  • Mortgage bankers and servicers (licensed under the Residential Mortgage Lending Act)
  • Payday Lenders (licensed under the Deferred Deposit Transaction Law)
  • Consumer and commercial finance lenders and brokers
  • Escrow agents and companies
  • Check sellers, bill payers and proraters

PLEASE NOTE:
Licenses for Mortgage Loan Originators (MLOs), individuals who service mortgage loans, must be checked through NMLS Consumer Access website, where you may also find information about any regulatory actions against a Mortgage Loan Originator. 

The search will show you if a company is licensed to operate in California.   To see if a company has any legal enforcement actions against it, please check the Enforcement Actions and Orders page.

Last updated March 30, 2016