Texas Required Landlord Disclosures
Learn about the disclosures that landlords in Texas must provide tenants, usually in the lease or rental agreement.
Texas State Laws Affecting Tenants in Domestic Violence Situations
Here are Texas rules protecting tenants who are victims of domestic violence.
Texas Late Fees, Termination for Nonpayment of Rent, and Other Rent Rules
Find out Texas rent rules, including limits on late fees, notice requirements for rent increases, and notice required for terminating a tenancy for nonpayment of rent.
Texas Tenant Rights to “Repair and Deduct”
Here are Texas' rules on how and when you can use the “repair and deduct” remedy if your rental unit has major problems.
Suing a Cotenant in Texas Justice of the Peace Court for Unpaid Rent
Learn the basics of filing a small claims lawsuit if your roommate isn't paying rent.
Tenant's Right to Break a Rental Lease in Texas
Learn when and how tenants may legally break a lease in Texas and how to limit liability for rent through the end of the lease term.
Tenant Defenses to Evictions in Texas
Learn if you have legal grounds to fight your eviction and win the right to stay in your rental unit in Texas.
Illegal Eviction Procedures in Texas
Texas landlords must follow specific rules and procedures when evicting a tenant.
Texas Security Deposit Limits and Deadlines
A breakdown of Texas landlord-tenant laws on security deposits.
Filing a Security Deposit Lawsuit in Texas Justice Court
Here’s an overview of the steps involved with filing a security deposit lawsuit in Texas.