Whether your requirement is for residential lease needs or more complex landlord-tenant agreement transactions, this rental agreement form will serve as your robust foundation in every scenario.
RESIDENTIAL LEASE AGREEMENTTHIS LEASE AGREEMENT (“Lease”) made and entered into this [Date of Lease Agreement], by and between [Landlord’s Legal Name] (herein after “Landlord”), whose mailing address is [Landlord’s Mailing Address], and [Tenant’s Legal Name], (herein after “Tenant”), whose address is [Tenant’s Mailing Address].
1. PREMISES:Landlord hereby leases and rents to Tenant the premises located at [Property’s Address], together with any personal property located thereon. The premises will be used for residential purposes only.
2. TERM:This Lease shall commence on [Lease Start Date] and continue until [Lease End Date].
3. RENT:Tenant agrees to pay $[Monthly Rent] per month, due on the 1st day of each calendar month.
4. SECURITY DEPOSIT:Upon execution of this Lease, Tenant will deposit with Landlord the sum of $[Security Deposit] as security for any damage caused to the Premises during the term hereof.
5. MAINTENANCE AND REPAIR:Tenant will keep the premises in clean, sanitary, and good condition. If any damage beyond normal wear and tear occurs, Tenant must notify Landlord immediately.
6. INSURANCE:Tenant is responsible for having sufficient coverage to insure all personal property located on the property. Landlord will not be responsible for any damage to Tenant’s personal property.
7. PETS:No pets shall be allowed on the premises without the prior written consent of the Landlord.
8. DEFAULT:If Tenant fails to comply with any of the material provisions of this Lease, Landlord may terminate this Lease upon providing proper notice to Tenant.
9. GOVERNING LAW:This Lease shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Missouri.
10. ENTIRE AGREEMENT:This Lease contains the complete agreement between Landlord and Tenant and cannot be changed except by written agreement. LANDLORD:
[Landlord’s Legal Name]
Date: [Date] TENANT:
[Tenant’s Legal Name]
Date: [Date] The parties hereby execute this Lease as of the date first above written to be enforced in accordance with the laws of the State of Missouri. Each party signing this Lease acknowledges receiving a completed signed copy of this Lease.
If you’re considering buying property in Missouri and would like to explore the option of a Contract for Deed purchase, check out this detailed Missouri Contract for Deed Template on our website.