If the Tennant and the landlord had a verbal agreement for the rent how can the Tennant still be evicted
Verbal leases with a term of less than one year need not be written to be enforceable, and consequently, the T can be evicted based on a breach of those oral provisions. Check TBCC 26.01(b)(5) for the Texas law on this point: http://www.statutes.legis.state.tx.us/Docs/BC/h....
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Mr. Lautin is correct. If your tenant was paying rent every 30 days, then he is considered a month to month tenant, and if he is behind on his rent, can be evicted. Provide the 3 day notice to vacate (see the rules applicable to this notice), and if he does not leave, file your Petition for Eviction in Justice Court.
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