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When to use a residential lease agreement

  • Checkmark You are a landlord or property manager that wants to lease a property
  • Checkmark The tenant will lease for a fixed or periodic term, such as month-to-month
  • Checkmark You want a lease agreement that protects your property from an irresponsible tenant

Rent your property the right way

Easily create a residential lease agreement tailored to your specific needs.

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Set the key terms of your agreement

By providing clear terms and conditions, this agreement will help prevent unnecessary confusion.

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Establish reasonable expectations

This agreement will define all applicable obligations and responsibilities.

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How to create a residential lease agreement in 3 steps

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Gather Information

Begin by collecting basic information about the lease, including landlord and tenant addresses and contact information, when the lease will begin and end, as well as rent and security deposit amounts. Also determine at this point if any special work orders or repairs will be needed for the unit. 

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Answer Key Questions

We help you integrate the information you collected into an agreement adapted to your needs. As you complete our questionnaire, we inform you about your choices at each step and dynamically ask new questions based on your previous answers and the state involved.

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Review and Sign

Always read your document thoroughly to ensure it contains everything you need and is free of errors. In any case, once you finish creating your document, you will be able to alter it as much as you like in Microsoft Word. However, if you do not need to make any changes, you can simply download the PDF version and have the parties sign the agreement.


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A good residential lease agreement should provide the parties with clarity, predictability, and solid legal protection for each part of the rental process. The following guide will walk you through the common questions and concerns when creating this agreement.

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