"Contract to Authorize an Agent Date"
Contract to Authorize an Agent Date:_________________ Rental Property: Address:______________________________________________________ City/State/Zip: ___________________________________ _ I, __________________________________, Property Owner / Landlord of the above noted address, hereby Contract Samurai Services and it's agents to be my Authorized Agent for the purpose of evicting my tenant, whose name is: ________________________________________________ at the above mentioned address for nonpayment of rent. LANDLORD: __________________________________ Date:___________ (Signature) Address:_____________________________________________ City:____________________________ State:________ Zip:_____________ Phone Numbers: ________________________________________________ Alternate (Cell/Mobile/Office): ____________________________________ Email Address: _________________________________________________ return to: Samurai Services 21175 Tomball Pkwy #205 Houston, TX 77070 (713) 568-6904 Fax (866) 553.6203 email@example.com Note: We are not Attorneys nor do we give legal advice. TEXAS PROPERTY CODE §24.011 NONLAWYER REPRESENTATION In eviction suits in the justice court for nonpayment of rent or holding over beyond a rental term, the parties may represent themselves or be represented by their authorized agent, who need not be attorneys. In any eviction suit in justice court, an authorized agent requesting or obtaining a default judgment need not be an attorney. TEXAS RULES OF CIVIL PROCEDURE RULE 747a. REPRESENTATION BY AGENTS In forcible entry and detainer cases for non-payment of rent or holding over beyond the rental term, the parties may represent themselves or be represented by their authorized agents in justice court. Based on the Law.com Dictionary: "agent n. a person who is authorized to act for another (the agent's principal) through employment, by contract or apparent authority... "