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Is it legal in the state of Texas to raffle off a piece of

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Is it legal in the state of Texas to raffle off a piece of property or single family home?
Submitted: 8 years ago.
Category: Real Estate Law
Expert:  Ellen replied 8 years ago.

Hello,


Thank you for your question. I am happy to assist you.


It is not legal for an individual to raffle a house in Texas. It is illegal gambling.

Here is an opinion by the Texas Attorney General:
http://lists.tsl.state.tx.us/pipermail/tx-yac/2004-June/000073.html


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