Lease Termination Agreement

for Your State
2 Reviews

Designed to effectively terminate an existing lease. This agreement sets out the specifics about the termination, including the payment of any termination fees and lease provisions which may continue after the lease termination.

For Immediate Download

$11.50
Select state
Add to Cart
Free eSignature included
with every order
Please select a state

File types included

  • Microsoft Word
  • Adobe PDF
  • WordPerfect
  • Rich Text Format

Compatible with

  • Windows
  • Mac OS X
  • Linux

For Immediate Download

$11.50
Select state
Add to Cart
Free eSignature included
with every order
Please select a state

Attorney prepared

Our forms are kept up-to-date and accurate by our lawyers

Unlike other sites, every document on FindLegalForms.com is prepared by an attorney, so you can be sure that you are getting a form that is accurate and valid in your state.

Valid in your state

Our forms are guaranteed
to be valid in your state

Our team works tirelessly to keep our products current. As the laws change in your state, so do our forms.

Over 3,500,000
satisfied customers

In over 10 years of creating and selling legal forms, our focus has never changed: providing our customers high quality legal products, low prices and an experience that takes some confusion out of the law.

Free eSignature

Sign your form online, free with any form purchase

We now provide a free Electronic Signature Service to all of our visitors. There are no hidden charges or subscription fees, it's just plain free.

60-Days Money Back

Try our forms with no risk

If you are unhappy with your form purchase for any reason at all, contact us within 60 days and we will refund 100% of your money back.
Generally a lease or rental agreement is for a fixed term (e.g. one year), which means that the Landlord and Tenant are contractually bound for the duration of the lease termƒ?the Tenant must continue paying rent and the Landlord must continue to allow the occupancy of the premises for the entire term of the lease. However, under certain circumstances, both the Landlord and the Tenant may wish to end the lease prior to the expiration of the lease term. In this case, the Landlord and Tenant should enter a lease termination agreement. This agreement is simply a written record of their agreement to end the lease early. By entering into this type of agreement, the parties can avoid many future problems and misunderstanding surrounding the termination of the lease.

This form can be used in all states.

This packet includes:
1) Instructions and Checklist for the Lease Termination
2) Information about the Lease Termination
3)) The Lease Termination Agreement (the "Agreementƒ)

Among others, this form includes the following provisions:
Termination Fees
Continuing Performance
Unaffected Obligations Under the Lease
This is the content of the form and is provided for your convenience. It is not necessarily what the actual form looks like and does not include the information, instructions and other materials that come with the form you would purchase. An actual sample can also be viewed by clicking on the "Sample Form" near the top left of this page.












Lease Termination Agreement











This Packet Includes:
1. Instructions and Checklist
2. General Information
3. Lease Termination Agreement





Instructions and Checklist
Lease Termination Agreement

   The Tenant must sign the Agreement.

   The Landlord must sign the Agreement.

   Generally both the Landlord and the Tenant will each want an original, signed copy of the Agreement. Therefore, if there is one Landlord and one Tenant, two original Agreements should be executed (i.e. signed).

   These forms contain the basic terms and language that should be included in similar agreements. The laws in some states require additional provisions.  Check with a real estate agent or attorney in your area to determine whether additional provisions, if any, are required in your state or locality.  

   Laws vary from time to time and from state to state. These forms are not intended and are not a substitute for legal advice. These forms should only be a starting point for you and should not be used or signed before first consulting with an attorney to ensure that it addresses your particular situation. An attorney should be consulted before negotiating any document with another party.

   The purchase and use of these forms is subject to the “Disclaimers and Terms of Use” found at findlegalforms.com






General Information
Lease Termination Agreement

Generally a lease or rental agreement is for a fixed term (e.g. one year), which means that the Landlord and Tenant are contractually bound for the duration of the lease termthe Tenant must continue paying rent and the Landlord must continue to allow the occupancy of  the premises for the entire term of the lease.  However, under certain circumstances, both the Landlord and the Tenant may wish to end the lease prior to the expiration of the lease term.   In this case, the Landlord and Tenant should enter a lease termination agreement.  This agreement is simply a written record of their agreement to end the lease early.  By entering into this type of agreement, the parties can avoid many future problems and misunderstanding surrounding the termination of the lease.

Many states and localities also have different laws relating to commercial leases, so Landlords and Tenants should become familiar with the laws of their state and locality before entering into this type of arrangement. In addition, before using the form you should always consult with your attorney to ensure that it addresses your specific situation.







DISCLAIMER:

FindLegalForms, Inc. (“FLF”) is not a law firm and does not provide legal advice.  The use of these materials is not a substitute for legal advice. Only an attorney can provide legal advice.  An attorney should be consulted for all serious legal matters.  No Attorney-Client relationship is created by use of these materials.  

THESE MATERIALS ARE PROVIDED “AS-IS.  FLF DOES NOT GIVE ANY EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, SUITABILITY OR COMPLETENESS FOR ANY OF THE MATERIALS FOR YOUR PARTICULAR NEEDS.  THE MATERIALS ARE USED AT YOUR OWN RISK.  IN NO EVENT WILL:  I) FLF, ITS AGENTS, PARTNERS, OR AFFILIATES; OR II) THE PROVIDERS, AUTHORS OR PUBLISHERS OF ITS MATERIALS, BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS OR SERVICES; LOSS OF USE, DATE OR PROFITS; OR BUSINESS INTERRUPTION) HOWEVER USED AND ON ANY THEORY OF LIABILITY, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, STRICT LIABILITY, OR TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE OR OTHERWISE) ARISING IN ANY WAY OUT OF THE USE OF THESE MATERIALS.



LEASE TERMINATION AGREEMENT


This Lease Termination Agreement (this “Agreement”) is entered as of ____________________, 20____ by and between ________________________________________ (“Landlord”) and _____________________ ________________________________________ (“Tenant”).
Landlord and Tenant may collectively be referred to as the “Parties.

WHEREAS, Landlord and Tenant entered into a lease agreement dated _________________ , 20__ regarding the property at __________________________ ____________________________________________________________ (the “Premises”) for a term ending on ___________________________ (the “Lease”); and

WHEREAS, the Parties wish to terminate the Lease early, prior to the expiration of the term in the Lease.

NOW, THEREFORE, the Parties hereby agree as follows:

TERMINATION:  The Lease shall terminate on _______________, 20___ ( the “New Termination Date”).  On or before the New Termination Date, Tenant shall quit and surrender the Premises to Landlord.  Tenant shall return all keys and similar items relating to the Premises at this time.  On the New Termination Date and upon the surrender of the Premises by the Tenant, Landlord releases Tenant from his/her continuing obligation under the Lease to pay rent.  

TERMINATION FEES:  On or before the New Termination Date, Tenant will pay Landlord $_________________________, in consideration for the early termination of the Lease.  [If there are no early termination fees, write $0.]

CONTINUING PERFORMANCE:   The Parties shall continue to perform their respective obligations under the Lease through the New Termination Date, including Tenants obligation to pay rent.  If the New Termination Date is other than the last day of the month, the rent will be prorated accordingly.

OBLIGATIONS UNDER THE LEASE:  The Parties agree that all terms, conditions and obligations of the Lease remain in effect except for those provisions of the Lease that are directly contradicted by this Agreement, in which event the terms of this Agreement shall control over the Lease.  

SEVERABILITY: If any part or parts of this Agreement shall be held unenforceable for any reason, the remainder of this Agreement shall continue in full force and effect. If any provision of this Agreement is deemed invalid or unenforceable by any court of competent jurisdiction, and if limiting such provision would make the provision valid, then such provision shall be deemed to be construed as so limited.

BINDING EFFECT: The covenants and conditions contained in this Agreement shall apply to and bind the parties and the heirs, legal representatives, successors and permitted assigns of the Parties.

GOVERNING LAW: This Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of __________________________________________.


IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the parties have caused this Agreement to be executed the day and year first above written.


LANDLORD:               TENANT:            

___________________________________      _________________________________

___________________________________      _________________________________
(Name)                  (Name)
___________________________________      
(Position, if applicable)                  



Number of Pages4
DimensionsDesigned for Letter Size (8.5" x 11")
EditableYes (.doc, .wpd and .rtf)
UsageUnlimited number of prints
Product number#20459
This is the content of the form and is provided for your convenience. It is not necessarily what the actual form looks like and does not include the information, instructions and other materials that come with the form you would purchase. An actual sample can also be viewed by clicking on the "Sample Form" near the top left of this page.












Lease Termination Agreement











This Packet Includes:
1. Instructions and Checklist
2. General Information
3. Lease Termination Agreement





Instructions and Checklist
Lease Termination Agreement

   The Tenant must sign the Agreement.

   The Landlord must sign the Agreement.

   Generally both the Landlord and the Tenant will each want an original, signed copy of the Agreement. Therefore, if there is one Landlord and one Tenant, two original Agreements should be executed (i.e. signed).

   These forms contain the basic terms and language that should be included in similar agreements. The laws in some states require additional provisions.  Check with a real estate agent or attorney in your area to determine whether additional provisions, if any, are required in your state or locality.  

   Laws vary from time to time and from state to state. These forms are not intended and are not a substitute for legal advice. These forms should only be a starting point for you and should not be used or signed before first consulting with an attorney to ensure that it addresses your particular situation. An attorney should be consulted before negotiating any document with another party.

   The purchase and use of these forms is subject to the “Disclaimers and Terms of Use” found at findlegalforms.com






General Information
Lease Termination Agreement

Generally a lease or rental agreement is for a fixed term (e.g. one year), which means that the Landlord and Tenant are contractually bound for the duration of the lease termthe Tenant must continue paying rent and the Landlord must continue to allow the occupancy of  the premises for the entire term of the lease.  However, under certain circumstances, both the Landlord and the Tenant may wish to end the lease prior to the expiration of the lease term.   In this case, the Landlord and Tenant should enter a lease termination agreement.  This agreement is simply a written record of their agreement to end the lease early.  By entering into this type of agreement, the parties can avoid many future problems and misunderstanding surrounding the termination of the lease.

Many states and localities also have different laws relating to commercial leases, so Landlords and Tenants should become familiar with the laws of their state and locality before entering into this type of arrangement. In addition, before using the form you should always consult with your attorney to ensure that it addresses your specific situation.







DISCLAIMER:

FindLegalForms, Inc. (“FLF”) is not a law firm and does not provide legal advice.  The use of these materials is not a substitute for legal advice. Only an attorney can provide legal advice.  An attorney should be consulted for all serious legal matters.  No Attorney-Client relationship is created by use of these materials.  

THESE MATERIALS ARE PROVIDED “AS-IS.  FLF DOES NOT GIVE ANY EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, SUITABILITY OR COMPLETENESS FOR ANY OF THE MATERIALS FOR YOUR PARTICULAR NEEDS.  THE MATERIALS ARE USED AT YOUR OWN RISK.  IN NO EVENT WILL:  I) FLF, ITS AGENTS, PARTNERS, OR AFFILIATES; OR II) THE PROVIDERS, AUTHORS OR PUBLISHERS OF ITS MATERIALS, BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS OR SERVICES; LOSS OF USE, DATE OR PROFITS; OR BUSINESS INTERRUPTION) HOWEVER USED AND ON ANY THEORY OF LIABILITY, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, STRICT LIABILITY, OR TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE OR OTHERWISE) ARISING IN ANY WAY OUT OF THE USE OF THESE MATERIALS.



LEASE TERMINATION AGREEMENT


This Lease Termination Agreement (this “Agreement”) is entered as of ____________________, 20____ by and between ________________________________________ (“Landlord”) and _____________________ ________________________________________ (“Tenant”).
Landlord and Tenant may collectively be referred to as the “Parties.

WHEREAS, Landlord and Tenant entered into a lease agreement dated _________________ , 20__ regarding the property at __________________________ ____________________________________________________________ (the “Premises”) for a term ending on ___________________________ (the “Lease”); and

WHEREAS, the Parties wish to terminate the Lease early, prior to the expiration of the term in the Lease.

NOW, THEREFORE, the Parties hereby agree as follows:

TERMINATION:  The Lease shall terminate on _______________, 20___ ( the “New Termination Date”).  On or before the New Termination Date, Tenant shall quit and surrender the Premises to Landlord.  Tenant shall return all keys and similar items relating to the Premises at this time.  On the New Termination Date and upon the surrender of the Premises by the Tenant, Landlord releases Tenant from his/her continuing obligation under the Lease to pay rent.  

TERMINATION FEES:  On or before the New Termination Date, Tenant will pay Landlord $_________________________, in consideration for the early termination of the Lease.  [If there are no early termination fees, write $0.]

CONTINUING PERFORMANCE:   The Parties shall continue to perform their respective obligations under the Lease through the New Termination Date, including Tenants obligation to pay rent.  If the New Termination Date is other than the last day of the month, the rent will be prorated accordingly.

OBLIGATIONS UNDER THE LEASE:  The Parties agree that all terms, conditions and obligations of the Lease remain in effect except for those provisions of the Lease that are directly contradicted by this Agreement, in which event the terms of this Agreement shall control over the Lease.  

SEVERABILITY: If any part or parts of this Agreement shall be held unenforceable for any reason, the remainder of this Agreement shall continue in full force and effect. If any provision of this Agreement is deemed invalid or unenforceable by any court of competent jurisdiction, and if limiting such provision would make the provision valid, then such provision shall be deemed to be construed as so limited.

BINDING EFFECT: The covenants and conditions contained in this Agreement shall apply to and bind the parties and the heirs, legal representatives, successors and permitted assigns of the Parties.

GOVERNING LAW: This Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of __________________________________________.


IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the parties have caused this Agreement to be executed the day and year first above written.


LANDLORD:               TENANT:            

___________________________________      _________________________________

___________________________________      _________________________________
(Name)                  (Name)
___________________________________      
(Position, if applicable)                  



You've found your form, but will you need others? If there are other related forms you may need in the future, it may be beneficial to look at our combo packages. On average, customers who purchase a combo package save 40% on the related forms they need. Take a look at the combo packages below to see if one is right for you.
Premier Residential Lease Combo Packages Get 11 forms for just $39.95 Save 76%! Basic Residential Lease Combo Package Get 7 forms for just $39.95 Save 65%! Lease to Own Combo Packages Get 11 forms for just $39.95 Save 78%!

Customer Reviews

Average Rating: Full Rating Star Full Rating Star Full Rating Star Full Rating Star Full Rating Star

Reviews: 2


San Diego,

CA

Full Rating Star Full Rating Star Full Rating Star Full Rating Star Full Rating Star
I bought legal forms for filing a lease termination and the forms were great .The instructions were informative and easy to understand . They were perfect for what I needed and at a lower cost. I will come back if I need anything else. DJD


Sloansville,

NY

Full Rating Star Full Rating Star Full Rating Star Full Rating Star Full Rating Star
Covered the areas of concern well. Very satisfied.


Looking for something else?