Category: Real Estate

Landlords must mitigate damages (unless…)

Mitigate Damages. 8/10/2021 In Austin Hill Country Realty, Inc. v. Palisades Plaza, Inc., 948 S.W.2d 293, 299 (Tex.1997), the Supreme Court of Texas recognized that a commercial landlord has a duty to make reasonable efforts to mitigate damages when the tenant breaches the lease and abandons the property. The rule in Palisades Plaza has since […]

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Ice Storms!


Ice and snow hit Texas hard last week in the middle of February 2021.  Numerous clients called regarding problems with apartment management and insurance companies.  An apartment complex refused to come see a client’s apartment and wanted to treat it like just a repair job.  After they saw the damage, of thousands of gallons of […]

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