Texas Property Code

Sec. § 94.057
Assignment of Lease and Sublease


A landlord may prohibit a tenant from assigning a lease agreement or subleasing the leased premises if the prohibition is included in the lease agreement.


If the landlord permits a tenant to assign a lease agreement or sublease the leased premises, the lease agreement must specify the conditions under which the tenant may enter into an assignment or sublease agreement.
Added by Acts 2001, 77th Leg., ch. 801, Sec. 1, eff. April 1, 2002.

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