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Can an undocumented resident own property in texas? ok, no,

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can an undocumented resident own property in texas?
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Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Real Estate Law
Expert:  legalgems replied 4 months ago.

A few minutes please as I review the code to see if there are any restrictions.

Expert:  legalgems replied 4 months ago.

Here is the relevant code which does not distinguish between documented/undocumented or resident/alien owners:

Sec. 5.005. ALIENS. An alien has the same real and personal property rights as a United States citizen.

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