Texas Property Code

Our advocates and our Fact Sheets discuss discuss tenant-landlord rights and responsibilities as described in the Texas Property Code and other sources. If you are wanting to read the Texas Property Code or find the exact phrasing or code referenced in one of our Fact Sheets, you can use the below links to find relevant sections of the Texas Property Code.


To read Chapter 92 Residential Tenancies, click here.  
To read Chapter 24 Forcible Entry and Detainer, click here.
To read Chapter 94 Manufactured Home Tenancies, click here
To read Chapter 24A Access to Residence or Former Residence to Retrieve Personal Property, click here

To access a complete copy of the Texas Property Code, click here.  


If you have a question about how a section of the Texas Property Code relates to you rights and responsibilities as a tenant or landlord, please contact us for telephone counseling, online counseling, in-house counseling. 



The Telephone Counseling Line provides education and information regarding residential tenant-landlord disputes. Lines are busy, and callers are encouraged to keep trying. Please call us at 512-474-1961.


online counseling

The Online Counseling Program provides education and information regarding the rights and responsibilities of tenants and landlords. Fill out an online intake and an advocate will contact you!


The In-House Counseling Program provides 30-minute in-house counseling sessions to tenants and landlords who have questions regarding their rights or responsibilities.