Tex. Prop. Code Section 91.006
Landlord’s Duty to Mitigate Damages


A landlord has a duty to mitigate damages if a tenant abandons the leased premises in violation of the lease.


A provision of a lease that purports to waive a right or to exempt a landlord from a liability or duty under this section is void.
Added by Acts 1997, 75th Leg., ch. 1205, Sec. 8, eff. Sept. 1, 1997.

Source: Section 91.006 — Landlord's Duty to Mitigate Damages, https://statutes.­capitol.­texas.­gov/Docs/PR/htm/PR.­91.­htm#91.­006 (accessed Feb. 24, 2024).

Feb. 24, 2024

§ 91.006’s source at texas​.gov