Houston, TX asked in Contracts and Gaming for Texas

Q: I rented a 1,000 sq ft room conected to main house by an outside hallway to main house. After signing a 2 month contract

After the tenant signed a 2 month contract he set up a illegal 8-liner withought my my notice or concent.

Being that the room leased to the tenant is connected to main house by an outside hallway will i be held liable. When the Sheriffs department comes down on him . Who will be held liable in a Texas court. I the owner or the tenant who has a signed a 2 month contract ?

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Tammy Lyn Wincott

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  • San Antonio, TX
  • Licensed in Texas

A: Generally, illegal activity allows a landlord to invoke eviction rights.

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