A rental agreement, also known as a housing rental agreement, short-term rental agreement or insured short-term rental agreement, is a contract that defines the obligations and expectations of the relationship between a landlord and a tenant during the lease. Under English/Welsh law, there is no specific legal requirement for a landlord to use a lease form. In practice, however, you really need it! Only a truly reckless owner would rent a property on the basis of an oratory agreement or handshake. Most of the time, a tenant is a total stranger, but even if they aren`t, don`t do it! Download or retrieve your template directly from the Farillio website, where you will also have access to the entire suite of customizable legal templates. No, this lease was designed to be used with residential properties. In addition, this lease applies only to England and Wales. Our rentals for Scotland and Northern Ireland will be available in the near future. We also plan to add a lease for commercial real estate shortly. There are a number of FREE lease forms available on the Internet, but before using them, check that they are prepared by a lawyer and suitable for this purpose. If you can`t rely on the quality of the lease, don`t use it. The Assured Shorthold rental agreement template in MS Word format allows you to completely modify the content of the rental agreement. If your property has special circumstances or you want to add a particular aspect to the agreement, just open the MS Word version and edit the document. You can then save and print the document.
Our rental advice document is a practical advice sheet for tenants that you can present as an option to your tenant when signing the lease. This 4-page rental advice pack covers many general areas of renting a property and contains reminders of when the landlord will be contacted in the event of a problem during the lease. The Tenant Tip Sheet is available in MS Word and PDF formats, so you can edit and edit the content if you want to add other areas of advice to the tip sheets. “Exactly what I was looking for. I was able to use the lease for two different properties and the tenant advice kit added a professional note. ” – Richard Simon, Norfolk. . . .