Residential Sublease Agreement Help Guides

What Happens When You Need to Break Your Lease?
While breaking a real estate lease agreement can have financial and legal repercussions, there are times when it is absolutely necessary to do so. When this occurs, it's important that the tenant understands that even though they can be held......
Property Management Basics
Rental Property as an Investment Strategy Owning rental property is an excellent investment strategy that provides a monthly income as well as long-term portfolio stability in the form of property ownership. Many individuals purchase......
Can My Landlord Amend My Lease?
Let’s face it, as much as we might hope to keep our world simple and predictable, most of us lead pretty hectic lives. Our situations are constantly changing and it’s often impossible to plan for everything in documents like lease agreements.......
5 Tips on Negotiating With Your Landlord
Whether it is negotiating your rent, rules on pets, or something else you care about, it is important to know what is at stake and how hard you can insist with your landlord. The following tips will give you a sound negotiation strategy. Tip......
What Constitutes a Lease Violation?
A large portion of the country's population lives in rented or leased properties. Leasing is popular because: it provides an opportunity for individuals to occupy houses and live in neighborhoods they otherwise might not have been able to......
Lease Agreement vs. Rental Agreement
A lease agreement or a rental agreement is a vital legal document that should be completed prior to a landlord renting property to a tenant. While both agreements are similar in nature, they are not the same and it is important to understand......
Selling a House That Is Leased
Selling a home is never an easy process. There is a great deal of stress involved, and depending upon the current market in the area, some homes for sale can sit empty for several months waiting for a prospective buyer. Many homeowners cannot......
Adding a Roommate to Your Lease
Communication Is Important Leasing is a popular way for people to find suitable housing at affordable prices. A residential lease agreement generally lasts for a period of 12 months, but they can be set for any term the landlord and tenant......
The Rental Application - Things to Know
What Is a Rental Application? One of the more important aspects of leasing a home is filling out the rental application. When people apply for a lease, they are asked a series of questions on the rental application that helps the landlord......
Can You Sell Items Left Behind by a Tenant?
Check State Laws Regarding Disposal of Ex-Tenants' Assets When tenants vacate a property, many times they leave personal items behind for various reasons. If a tenant has been evicted with a notice to quit for owing rent and has left items......