Megan`s Law (§ 2079.10(a)) – New tenants must be informed (in writing in the content of the rental agreement) that the California Department of Justice maintains a website that shares the reports of registered sex offenders. Smokers` Directive (§1947.5) – Before renting, the lessor must accompany the lease with a full advertisement specifying the rules and rules applicable to smoking cigarettes (tobacco) on the grounds or specifying that smoking is totally prohibited on the site. (HcD provides a guide on how landlords can ban smoking in rental units.) Roommate Agreement – For people wishing to define the terms of an agreement including the rental of a room / private area within the boundaries of an accommodation. Sublease Agreement – If the primary lease agreement allows it, this can be implemented if a « subtenant » wishes to lease real estate to a « subtenant ». There is no additional period imposed by the State, the rent is due on the date provided for in the rental agreement (Article 1947). The California lease describes the agreement between a lessor and a tenant with respect to the use of real estate for a specified period of time. Certain provisions and disclosures are made in the document that legally protects the landlord and tenant if a party violates any of the written provisions. Both parties to the transaction must sign the contract for the document to be effective. California Association of Realtors Residential Lease Agreement – The Association of Realtors has created an alternative version of the form available to tenants and renters. The paperwork can be completed in accordance with the instructions in the PDF and confirmed after consulting the signatures of the landlord and tenant. Risk of flooding (§ 8589.45) – If the rental property is in a location where there is a high risk of flooding, the landlord must disclose this knowledge as part of the rental agreement that will be made available to the new tenant (as of July 1, 2018). At House Match, we don`t use the bus (California Association of Realtors) lease, we have our own lease.

Our lease agreement is 22 pages long, so our lease is a bit broader since we`ve been doing it for a long time and we have some very specific things to discuss in our lease agreement. So I`m going to go into some of the things that I would suggest if you were to build your own lease, that you would make sure those elements are included in it. Leasing because will have all the basic things you need, but not some specific things. Proximity to a military base (§ 1940.7) – Owners / Owners of dwellings located within 1 mile of a military base with heavy weapons are required to disclose this fact before the execution of a lease. Make sure your rental price is very clear, if you have additional charges, you need to have them in the rental agreement and make sure the tenants know this before the lease starts. I give the proportional rent and we have it very clearly in our lease, so if they sign their lease, they know it….