IT MAY NOT BE A BEST-SELLING PAGE-TURNER, BUT TAKING THE TIME TO READ AND UNDERSTAND YOUR LEASE AGREEMENT IS THE BEST WAY TO AVOID UNWANTED SURPRISES.
Understanding The Lease Agreement
As a new tenant you’ll need to sign a lease agreement before moving into a new rental property.
A lease agreement is a legally binding contract between you and your landlord that sets out the terms of the tenancy, including the agreed rent, your responsibilities as a tenant, and any special conditions set out by the landlord.
Here are seven important questions you should ask to ensure you fully understand the terms of your lease agreement: