Lease a residential premises to a tenant with this Ontario Short Form Residential Lease Agreement.
- Governing Laws. The lease is in accordance with the Short Form of Leases Act and the Ontario Landlord and Tenant Act.
- Deposit. A deposit equal to one month's rent shall be provided by the tenant.
- Maintenance. The tenant shall maintain the rental property and keep it in good condition.
- Assignment and Subletting. The tenant shall not alter the premises, assign the lease or sublet the premises without the landlord's consent.
- Property Taxes. If the tenant is a separate school supporter, the tenant must pay the landlord a sufficient amount to cover the excess of the separate school tax for a full calendar year, and the tenant must pay any increase in property taxes that are levied against the property.
- Holding Over. If the tenant holds over at the end of the term, the tenancy becomes month to month.
This Ontario Short Form Residential Lease Agreement
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