5 Reasons You Can Lawfully Evict a Tenant

More than 100 million Americans rent their homes. And it’s estimated that approximately one million individuals are evicted each year. As a landlord, you have the ability to evict your tenants, but you must have a lawful reason to do so. 5 Reasons ...

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What Rights Do You Have as a Tenant

What Rights Do You Have as a Tenant

In Texas, both landlords and tenants have rights under the law. That’s why it’s usually best to put the terms of your lease in writing, so that everything is as clear as possible. If problems do arise, you’ll be able to look to your lease to he...

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What is a Landlord’s Lien in Texas?

Of all the issues that can crop up between a landlord and a tenant, there is no question that rent payments are one of the most common. Sometimes, a tenant withholds rent payments for a valid reason, like a dangerous condition that has gone unrepaire...

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What Are Your Landlord Responsibilities in Texas

In the current, tight housing market both tenants and landlords question what obligations and rights they have when temperatures drop. Winters have become more unpredictable, colder and wetter across Texas, adding to landlords’ compliance duties. ...

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Bad Faith Is Also a Tenant-Landlord Issue

The matter of bad faith is most commonly discussed in terms of insurance policies on this blog. Bad faith actions, however, leak into various other aspects of Texans' lives. This includes in the lives of landlords and tenants. For instance, the manag...

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