If your landlord is generous enough to let you break a lease, document it before you move out. A verbal misunderstanding could cost buying-out the rest of your lease. Be sure to read the full instructional before filling out the forms.
When you need to break your lease, the cheapest solution is to find someone to take your place. This form establishes that your landlord has released you from your lease once an approved tenant takes your place. Be sure to read the full instructional before filling out the forms.
Termination of Lease Obligation
This release agreement made on the _____ day of ____________, 20__, by and between ___________________________________, (Lessor), whose address is _______________________________________________________________________ and ___________________________________, (Lessee), whose address is ________________________________________________________________________.
WHEREAS a certain Lease agreement dated the _____ day of ____________, 20__, was executed between Lessor and Lessee for the premises located at _________________________________________________________________________, a copy of which is attached hereto and made a part hereof.
WHERAS the parties desire to settle all claims of Lessor with respect to said Lease and to terminate all obligations of either party thereunder.
THEREFORE, in consideration of the sum of __________ Dollars ($ ), from Lessee, the receipt of which is hereby acknowledged, Lessor does hereby release Lessee from all obligations and duties of Lessee set forth in the above referenced Lease.
In consideration of the release set forth above, Lessee hereby surrenders all rights in and to the subject leased premises. That possession of said premises shall be delivered up to Lessor immediately upon the execution of this instrument, and that Lessor is relieved of any responsibilities or obligations under the aforementioned lease.
This agreement is binding upon and inures to the benefit of the heirs, successors and assigns of both parties hereto.
STATE OF )
COUNTY OF )
Subscribed and sworn before me this the _____ day of ____________, 20__.
Witness my hand and official seal.
________________________________ My commission expires:
These forms are provided AS IS. They may not be any good. Even if they are good in one jurisdiction, they may not work in another. And the facts of your situation may make these forms inappropriate for you. They are for informational purposes only, and you should consult an attorney before using them.