Step 2: Choose a Toolkit or Article.
A Toolkit includes Forms, Instructions, Frequently Asked Questions and related Articles. Toolkits have this symbol:
An Article provides basic information about a topic. Some Articles include Forms. Articles have this symbol:
This article tells you about your rights as a tenant in Texas. This article was written by the Texas Young Lawyers Association and State Bar of Texas.
This article tells you about your rights, under Texas law, to break a lease if you are the victim of family violence. This article was written by Texas Legal Services Center.
This article provides information on common myths about repairs, leasing, and evictions in Texas. The material is excerpted from "The Myths of Renting in Texas," which was created by the Austin Tenants Council.
This article provides information on steps to take before renting. This article was adapted from material created by the Austin Tenants Council.
This article from the Austin Tenants Council provides information about unlawful utility disconnection in Texas. This page also includes forms you can use to enforce your right to utilities.