“Residents of the Sabine on Fifth have sued the developer of the downtown Austin condominium project, CWS Capital Partners, alleging problems with the building and its elevators that they say pose safety hazards to the occupants.“ The original story is here. I am sure there is another side of the story, but I did want […]
House Bill 421 Requires Notice to Tenants in Foreclosures Rep. Dawnna Dukes of Austin has filed House Bill 421 in the Texas House of Representatives. This bill addresses tenants’ rights during a foreclosure. It requires a landlord to notify tenants within seven days of receiving notice of a foreclosure sale. Call your state representative to […]
Summer Grove, a 124-unit complex at 7905 San Felipe Boulevard, was purchased in late February by Summer Grove Properties LLC of Santa Rosa, Calif. The seller was Bryan Stern with Baron Properties LLC of Greenwood Village, Colo. The purchase price was not disclosed. From here. (Ignore the inaccurate title) It appears there is some room […]
House Bill 2824 Helps Tenants Appealing an Eviction Rep. Elliott Naishtat of Austin has filed House Bill 2824 in the Texas House of Representatives. If passed, this bill would require a court to appoint a lawyer to represent a tenant who has filed a pauper’s affidavit in an appeal of an eviction judgment. House Bill […]
Walk around the place and make sure you have a cell phone signal. Maybe even make a call. You don’t want to move in and find out you can’t get a call in your bedroom.