Legal Question in Landlord & Tenant Law in Texas

I recently signed a lease that does not begin for 2 weeks, I can no longer afford to move into the property. I have paid no rent monies, just a deposit which I understand will be forfeited and have no problem with and do not have keys to the property. Am I bound to this lease?

Asked on 9/21/13, 4:23 pm

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Cynthia Henley Cynthia Henley, Lawyer
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If the lease is in effect, then it is in effect. You can try to bargain to get out of it.

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Answered on 9/25/13, 1:09 pm

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