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This article provides information on refinancing your mortgage, and it is from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
This article provides information on title insurance. This material is excerpted from an article by Judon Fambrough of the Real Estate Center at Texas A&M University.
This article contains a link to a useful resource guide for homeless veterans. It contains information on their rights, programs that can help, and more. This resource guide was written by Stateside Legal. 
This article provides information on dealing with homeowner's insurance and the difference between it and flood insurance. This article was written by Texas RioGrande Legal Aid. 
This article provides information on Texas homeowners insurance policies, as well as other information. This article was provided by the Texas Department of Insurance.
This article provides information about fair housing requirements and housing opportunities for families. It is adapted from material written by the Texas Workforce Commission.  
If you have inherited your home and your home is your primary residence, you can qualify for a homestead exemption on the home as an “heir property owner.” A homestead exemption helps you pay lower property taxes on your home. ,span
COVID-19 has forced many people to work and study from home. Read this article for information on how you might be able to get help with internet bills.
This article covers information many tenants and landlords will find useful. This guide was written by attorney Judon Fambrough for the Texas A&M Real Estate Center. 
 This article tells you when a landlord can lock out a tenant and what to do if you are locked out. A lockout is not an eviction. This article was written by Texas RioGrande Legal Aid.
This article provides information on restrictive covenants and overlapping authority as well as other deed restriction information. This article was provided by Texas A&M Real Estate Center.
This article tells you information about dealing with and preparing for Medicaid Estate Recovery. This article was written by Texas RioGrande Legal Aid. 
This article can tell you about the different places you can contact for more legal assistance on recovering from the ongoing effects of a natural disaster. 
This article provides information on implied rights, excessive appraisals and unequal appraisals. This article was provided by Texas A&M.
This article, written by the Entrepreneurship and Community Development Clinic (University of Texas School of Law) and Texas RioGrande Legal Aid (Austin office), discusses homestead exemptions.  It may help you save property taxes on your home.
This article tells you about your rights to repairs as a tenant. Specifically, it gives you information on how to ask for repairs and what to do if your landlord won't perform the necessary repairs. This article was written by Texas RioGrande Legal Aid. 
This article tells you about dealing with roommates when you are both tenants. This article was written by Texas RioGrande Legal Aid.   
This article provides information about security deposits as well as steps you can take to ensure you get your security deposit back. This article was written by Texas RioGrande Legal Aid. 
This article tells you about dealing with Self-Storage Facilities. Including what happens if you do not pay the fees, how to get your property back, and whether the storage facility can take your property to settle a debt. This article was written by Texas RioGrande Legal Aid.