The California Mobile Home Bond (full name is California Mobile Home, Commercial Coach, Truck Camper or Floating Home Bond) is a type of surety bond required by the State of California, Department of Housing and Community Development. The amount of the California Mobile Home Bond depends entirely on the estimated market value of your specific vehicle. The cost of the surety bond is usually between 1% and 3% of the bond amount, subject to a minimum premium and fees of $150. Surety1 will shop its many markets to procure the right price at the right terms.
How to get a California Mobile Home Bond
At Surety1.com we make it easy to obtain this surety bond. Our simple, three step process is:
- Complete the easy to navigate and secure online application. 1
- Review the free, no obligation quote from one of Surety1’s professional surety bond agents, usually within one business day.
- Sign some paperwork and pay the bond premium
Once these steps have been completed, the California Mobile Home, Commercial Coach, Truck Camper or Floating Home Bond will be shipped to the bond applicant.
1 -The name of the applicant on the surety bond application must match exactly the full legal business name of applicant for the license.
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Here are the key points to remember about this bond:
- When is it required?
- You’ll typically need this bond if you lack sufficient proof of ownership (like a title) when registering your mobile home, commercial coach, truck camper, or floating home in California.
- What does it cover?
- The bond guarantees that the information you provide about the vehicle’s ownership is accurate and that you have the legal right to register it. If any claims are made against the bond due to false information or ownership disputes, the surety company that issued the bond will be responsible for financially compensating the affected parties.
- How much does it cost?
- The bond amount depends on the estimated market value of your vehicle. The premium you pay to a surety company for the bond will typically be a percentage of the bond amount, often starting around 1% for most applicants.
- How long does it last?
- The bond must be in effect for a minimum of 3 years from the date of issuance. Premium is only paid once.
Here are some additional resources you may find helpful:
The California Department of Housing and Community Development’s website: https://www.hcd.ca.gov/manufactured-and-mobilehomes
California Commercial Coach Bond
California Truck Camper Bond
California Floating Home Bond