Rent a house, apartment, or duplex to a tenant with these affordable Residential Lease Forms for the State of Illinois.

  • You'll be able to write up leases and rental agreements like a pro using these standard form templates.
  • You can re-use the forms as often as you need to. And you never pay any additional charges.
  • Easy to use and understand.
  • If you need to give notice to your tenants, we have those forms too, in our Illinois Landlord and Tenant Notice Forms section.
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Illinois Agreement for Early Termination of Lease

Terminate a tenant's lease before it expires with this easy-to-use Illinois Agreement for Early Termination of Lease.

  • Both the landlord and the tenant must agree to end the lease early.
  • This Agreement is only for residential tenants. For commercial leases, you need to use a different form.
  • The tenant must still give the landlord a written notice of termination.
  • The tenant agrees to pay a sp.....

Illinois Co-Signer Agreement

Illinois landlords, if you are signing a lease with a tenant who is a minor (such as a student), make sure a parent or guardian of the tenant executes this Lease Co-signer Agreement.

The co-signer agrees to:
  • allow the landlord to run a credit check on the co-signer,
  • guarantee that the tenant complies with the rental agreement,
  • guarantee the payment of rent.
This Illinois Lease Co-signer Agreement is provided in MS Word format.....

Illinois Fixed Term Residential Lease Agreement

Lease a house or apartment in Illinois to a tenant with this Illinois Fixed Term Residential Lease Agreement.

The lease runs for a fixed term, such as 1 year. The Lease Agreement contains standard conditions covering residential rentals such as:
  • when and how the rent payments are to be made;
  • security deposit and late charges;
  • responsibilities of each of the parties for maintenance and repairs;
  • abandonment of the property by the tenant;
  • <.....

Illinois Permission to Sublet or Assign Lease

Get your landlord's consent to assign your lease or sublet your rental unit for the rest of the lease term with this Illinois Permission Agreement to Sublet or Assign Lease.

  • The new tenant must meet the landlord's requirements, and the landlord must give its written approval of the new tenant.
  • The form contains clauses for either an assignment of the lease or a sublease of the premises.
  • The landlord has the option to hold the existing tenant responsible.....

Illinois Rental Agreement for Residential Premises

Rent a house or apartment in Illinois to a tenant with this Rental Agreement for Residential Premises, for a monthly or weekly tenancy.

  • The Agreement establishes what is called a periodic tenancy because it runs from rental period to rental period (month to month or week to week).
  • The tenant must pay late fees if the rent is not paid on time, and a charge for any returned checks.
  • The tenant is responsible for yard maintenance.
  • Procedure th.....

Illinois Residential Lease Extension Agreement

Extend the term of a tenant's lease with this Illinois Residential Lease Extension Agreement.

  • The landlord and tenant must both agree to extend the lease term for an additional period.
  • The lease cost now becomes a monthly rental payment for the duration of the extended term.
  • All other provisions of the original lease which are not amended in the Extension Agreement remain the same.
  • This Agreement is only for residential tenancies. For business tena.....

Illinois Residential Sublease Agreement

IL tenants, sublet the house or apartment you are renting with this Illinois Residential Sublease Agreement.

  • The sublease requires the consent of the landlord.
  • The subtenant must pay the rent, the utilities and a damage deposit.
  • The subtenant must keep the premises in clean and good condition.
  • The subtenant cannot assign the sublease without the consent of both the landlord and the original tenant.
  • The sublease includes a Premises Ins.....

Illinois Tenant Agreement for Alterations to Rental Unit

Illinois tenants, get your landlord's consent to do alterations to your rental unit with this Agreement for Tenant Alterations.

  • The tenant must use only the materials and procedures set out in the agreement.
  • The tenant confirms that s/he is not acting as an employee of the landlord.
  • The tenant waives all claims against the landlord for injury, loss or damage suffered as a result of the work.
  • The agreement contains alternate provisions as to ownersh.....