Understanding Tenant Screening in Texas | Fell Law Firm | iStock-1182227785

Understanding Tenant Screening in Texas

Most landlords follow a strict screening process when determining who should be their next tenants. To ensure you’re protecting your rights as a landlord and the rights of your potential tenants, you’ll need to understand Texas’ tenant screenin...

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Understanding the Writ of Possession in Texas | Fell Law Firm | iStock-928726322

Understanding the Writ of Possession in Texas

The eviction process can feel overwhelming, especially if your tenant refuses to comply after winning your eviction case. If your tenant will not vacate the premises voluntarily, you have the right to pursue a writ of possession. What Is a Writ of...

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Tips for Handling Chronically Late Rent Payments | Fell Law Firm | iStock-840610244

Tips for Handling Chronically Late Rent Payments

We all understand how easy it is to forget a payment due to the hustle and bustle of life. As a landlord, you may see just how common it is. But what happens when one late payment turns into three or four? To protect your business, you must act. 3...

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3 Security Deposit Mistakes Landlords Should Avoid | Fell Law Firm | iStock-160589255

3 Security Deposit Mistakes Landlords Should Avoid

One of the most tedious parts of being a landlord is correctly managing your tenants’ security deposits. There are Texas laws specific to these deposits that you must familiarize yourself with. If you don’t, you run the risk of making costly secu...

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What Rights Do You Have as a Tenant

Options for Resolving Texas Landlord-Tenant Disputes

If you are landlord long enough, it’s practically inevitable that you will encounter a dispute at some point. Whether it’s over a late rent check or damage to the property, you should know that there are options available for reaching a resolutio...

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