Landlord's Notice to Vacate

Find a boilerplate legal form - but be sure you understand the legal procedures in your state or call a lawyer before you start an eviction.

The form below can serve as a reference for what a notice to vacate might look like, but you must be aware of the legal procedures applicable to you or face serious legal consequences.

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Landlord's must be very careful to follow the local procedures and laws before evicting a tenant. Talk to a lawyer, and check out Nolo's legal books on the subject.

Free Boilerplate Form

The form below is a very basic one, using boilerplate language, and is intended for educational purposes only. It has not been vetted by an expert, or updated. It may not be legally valid.




VIA CERTIFIED MAIL, Return Receipt Requested

The above Tenant and all others now in possession of the premises located at ________________________________________________________________, are hereby requested to quit, vacate and deliver possession thereof to the undersigned on or before the _____ day of ___________, 20__.

This notice to vacate is due to your breach of tenancy, which was caused by____________________________________________________________________________.

Should you fail, refuse or neglect to cure the breach by __________________________________ or to vacate said premises on or before the _____ day of ___________, 20__, I will take such legal action as the law requires to evict you from the premises. You are to further understand that I shall in all instances hold you responsible for all present and future rents due under your rental agreement.



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