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LEASE AGREEMENTTHIS LEASE AGREEMENT (“Lease”) is made and entered into this [insert date] by and between [insert landlord’s full legal name] (“Landlord”), and [insert tenant’s full legal name] (“Tenant”).
1. PREMISESLandlord rents to Tenant and Tenant rents from Landlord, the premises located at [insert property address]. The premises will be used for residential purposes only.
2. TERMThe initial term of this Lease will begin on [insert start date] and will end on [insert end date]. Thereafter, the Lease will continue on a month-to-month basis until either Landlord or Tenant terminate this Lease with written notice.
3. RENTTenant agrees to pay $[insert rent amount] per month, due on the 1st day of each calendar month.
4. SECURITY DEPOSITUpon the due execution of this Agreement, Tenant will deposit with Landlord the sum of $[insert security deposit] as security for any damage caused to the Premises during the term hereof.
5. REPAIR AND MAINTENANCETenant will keep the Premises in clean, sanitary, and good condition. If any damage is caused by Tenant or Tenant’s guest(s), Tenant will pay for any resulting repairs.
6. INSURANCETenant is responsible for having sufficient insurance to cover all personal property located on the Premises. Landlord is not responsible for any damage to Tenant’s personal property.
7. PETSNo pets will be allowed on the Premises without the prior written consent of the Landlord.
8. DEFAULTIf Tenant fails to comply with any of the material provisions of this Agreement, or of any present rules and regulations governing the Premises, Landlord may terminate this Agreement upon providing proper notice to Tenant.
9. GOVERNING LAWThis Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Ohio.
10. ENTIRE AGREEMENTThis Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between the parties and supersedes any prior understanding or representation of any kind preceding the date of this Agreement.
LANDLORD:[insert Landlord’s full legal name] Signature:________________________________ Date:_______________
TENANT:[insert Tenant’s full legal name] Signature:________________________________ Date:_______________ This Lease Agreement is not intended to create a legal relationship of any kind between the Landlord and the Tenant other than that of Landlord and Tenant. Each party acknowledges that they have read, understand, and agree to the terms and conditions of this Lease Agreement. (Note: This Lease Agreement does not include certain provisions necessary for compliance with the applicable laws of the State of Ohio and should be used only as reference.)
If you’re interested in purchasing property in Ohio rather than renting, you may want to explore this Contract for Deed template for Ohio as a potential alternative.