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Some counties in North Texas have already postponed eviction hearings beyond the April 19 deadline.
Dallas County suspended eviction proceedings until May 18.
The moratoriums buy tenants time while they wait for unemployment benefits, federal stimulus checks or other sources of income. But the order does not absolve renters of their obligation to pay rent.
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We know that legal action can sometimes be overwhelming. We are dedicated to providing you help in language that you can understand. If you don't feel like you understand your options, just ask, and we will work to find an explanation that works for you.
The first step is for us to work with you and come up with a plan to get the results you need. Through our understanding of the law and your understanding of the circumstances, we can help you find a peace of mind.
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