A residential lease assignment is the form you'd use to transfer a lease agreement to a new tenant, without having to wait for the lease term to end. We've got professional forms, and a free boilerplate template.
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RESIDENTIAL LEASE ASSIGNMENT
________________________________ (Assignor) for valueable consideration hereby assigns to ___________________________ (Assignee) all of ____________________________ (Assignor) remaining rights in that certain lease made between ________________________ (Assignor) and ___________________________ (Landlord) for the premises located at ________________________________________________________ pursuant to the lease dated _____________________, __________(Date). Assignee agrees to fully perform all of the obligations of _________________________________ (Assignor) under said Lease after delivery of possession thereto.
Pursuant to said assignment, ____________________________ (Assignor) agrees and shall deliver possession of the leased premises to _____________________________ (Assignee) no later than ____________________, ________ (Date).
Pursuant to said assignment between _______________________________ (Assignor) and _____________________ (Assignee), ____________________ (Landlord) hereby consents to said lease assignment.
All parties acknowledge said lease to be in good standing and in full force without modification. This agreement shall be binding upon and inure to the benefit of the parties, their successors, assigns, personal agents, and representatives.