Other provisions, which are often included in leases, are: strengthening security could become a reality for some tenants. For tenants who are victims of domestic violence where the offender does not reside in the same unit, the tenant or other members of the tenant may request that the locks of their rental unit be changed. This request can be made either in writing or orally. Within 48 hours of receiving the application, the landlord must either change the locks or allow the tenant to change the locks himself. If your landlord distributes you and the eviction is not based on the breach of the lease or lease agreement, your landlord must inform you in advance of his intention to dislodge you and terminate the lease. Return of premisesThe lease agreement may contain a description of the condition in which the premises must be located at the end of the lease. If the premises are damaged or are in a different condition than described, the owner may be allowed to use part of the depot for repair. As detailed provisions on how a lease will begin, the details of the end of a lease agreement can eliminate the controversy between the landlord and the tenant. Use of premisesIf a landlord wishes to limit the use of the premises, the rental agreement must indicate the restrictions.
For example, the lease may provide that the tenant « can only use the premises for residential purposes. » Such a provision would prevent the tenant from using the premises as a business. CautionAll deposit required by the lessor to ensure the faithful performance of the tenant`s obligations must be specified in the tenancy agreement. In the case of a tenancy agreement of at least one year, the deposit cannot exceed the rent of two months. The security deposit can only be used for purposes defined by law, for example. B to compensate the landlord for non-payment of rent, deterioration of premises or relocation costs after the break of the tenant`s contract. The highly specialized nature and complexity of tenant law allows all parties concerned to easily lose sight of the fundamental truth in the centre: a tenancy agreement is a contract. Judges sometimes encounter cases where a rental agreement has been downloaded from the Internet after the fact has been signed by both the landlord and the tenant, none of them read its terms or talk about it. This indicates a fundamental misunderstanding about how all of this works.