(a) A restrictive covenant shall be liberally construed to give effect to its purposes and intent.
(b) In this subsection, “family home” is a residential home that meets the definition of and requirements applicable to a family home under the Community Homes for Disabled Persons Location Act (Article 1011n, Vernon’s Texas Civil Statutes). A dedicatory instrument or restrictive covenant may not be construed to prevent the use of property as a family home. However, any restrictive covenant that applies to property used as a family home shall be liberally construed to give effect to its purposes and intent except to the extent that the construction would restrict the use as a family home.
Terms Used In Texas Property Code 202.003
- Property: means real and personal property. See Texas Government Code 311.005