The landlord can deduct from the deposit if the lease ends and the tenant owes the landlord money for unpaid rent or damage to the premises. The owner cannot withdraw for appropriate use on the site (i.e. wear that results only from habitation on the premises). The owner can deduct for stains on carpets or countertops, large holes in the wall, and missing appliances and other things that are beyond reasonable wear. If you violate the term of the lease, you are responsible for correcting it. If you are the tenant, this may mean that you are paying money to solve any problems caused by you or your guests. If you do not pay voluntarily to correct the offence, you may be prosecuted for damages caused by the offence or likely to be evicted by the owner. Before or at the beginning of your lease, your landlord must give you: a lease agreement exists, even if there is only an oral agreement between you and your landlord. For example, at the beginning of the lease, you and your landlord agreed on the amount of rent and when it would be paid, whether it contains fuel, or if your landlord can decide who else may reside in the unit. Renting a house or apartment (or part of a house/apartment) after January 2, 1989 is generally a guaranteed rent, as long as it is the tenant`s single or principal dwelling. These are conditions you can have in your rental agreement. In your final lease, they are called “discretion clauses” in your contract. Both transfers and subleases are made when the tenant hands over the lease fee to third parties.

As a general rule, the lessor cannot block a transfer or sublease for no good reason. An assignment is made when the tenant grants a third party all the remaining rights to a tenancy agreement for the duration of the tenancy agreement. The original tenant no longer has rights to the property or claims rights to the property. When a tenant sells property, he can no longer be sued by the landlord and cannot sue the landlord, because all his rights are transferred to the third party. In the case of subletting, the tenant can transfer part of the tenancy (for example. B a room in a house) or part of the lease (for example. B for 5 of the remaining 6 months of the lease) to a third party. The original tenant retains his rights to the property.

The original tenant can still take legal action and be sued by the landlord for breach of contract. Your right or the right of your landlord to terminate a lease and your right to stay and be safe from eviction depend on the type of lease you have. It is more difficult to prove what has been agreed if not written. This is because there is often no evidence of what has been agreed, or that there may be a problem that is not covered by the agreement. You can also prove what has been agreed by other means, for example with emails or text messages. You can still create your own contract, but you must include nine mandatory rental conditions and make sure you fully understand the Private Housing (Tenancies) (Scotland) Act 2016 and all support laws. It is therefore advisable to use a lawyer. Your lease may also have a gripe power for your rights. For example, it can say that you can keep or redecorate pets.

A guarantor is a person who agrees to pay losses directly to the lessor if the tenant is unable to pay the rent or otherwise violate the tenancy agreement. Read the rent that never ends our PRT article in property professional magazine issue 28. More info… The tenant undertakes to ensure that [gas/electricity/telephone/phone/tv/tv/internet/broadband] accounts are registered on their behalf with the relevant supplier. The tenant agrees to pay immediately all the sums due for these deliveries, in proportion to the duration of the rental.