Organizing Austin Renters
for healthy and
BASTA is a non-profit project dedicated to helping Austin renters work with their neighbors to improve conditions in their homes and communities.
We envision a future where
We support awesome tenant
associations across Austin.
Check out what's going on with your neighbors and follow us to keep up!
RIGHT TO ORGANIZE
Under Chapter 92.331 of the Texas Property Code, a landlord cannot retaliate against renters for requesting repairs, complaining to a government agency or participating in a tenant organization.
TEXAS TENANT RIGHTS
Find out more about general tenants rights in Texas and how to exercise them!
RIGHT TO REPAIRS
What conditions is your landlord supposed to repair? Are you supposed to do them yourself? Who pays for them? Get the 101 on Repairs here.
Check out our Written Repair Request guide and follow these steps to minimize risk to yourself and get your repairs taken care of in a timely manner.
this information is for educational purposes only and should not be interpreted as legal counsel or advice.
BASTA is a non-profit project dedicated to helping Austin renters work together to improve the conditions of their homes and communities.