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FLORIDA RESIDENTIAL LEASE AGREEMENT OR
MONTH-TO-MONTH RENTAL AGREEMENT
THIS LEASE AGREEMENT (hereinafter referred to as the “Agreement”) made and entered into this ____________ day of
____________________________, 20____, by and between __________________________________________________________,
whose address is ______________________________________________________________ (hereinafter referred to as “Landlord”)
and __________________________________________________________________________ (hereinafter referred to as “Tenant”).
W I T N E S S E T H :
WHEREAS, Landlord is the fee owner of certain real property being, lying and situated in _______________________ County,
Florida, such real property having a street address of ________________________________________________________________
(hereinafter referred to as the “Premises”).
WHEREAS, Landlord desires to lease the Premises to Tenant upon the terms and conditions as contained herein; and
WHEREAS, Tenant desires to lease the Premises from Landlord on the terms and conditions as contained herein;
NOW, THEREFORE, for and in consideration of the covenants and obligations contained herein and other good and valuable
consideration, the receipt and sufficiency of which is hereby acknowledged, the parties hereto hereby agree as follows:
1. TERM. This Agreement shall commence on ________________________ (“Commencement Date”). [check either A or B]:
____ A. Month-to-Month: This Agreement shall continue as a month-to-month tenancy. If at any time Tenant desires to
terminate the tenancy, Tenant may do so by providing to Landlord written notice of intention to terminate. Such notice to
terminate must be provided to Landlord at least 30 days prior to the desired date of termination of the tenancy. If at any time
Landlord desires to terminate the tenancy, Landlord may do so by providing to Tenant such written notice of intention to
terminate at least 30 days prior to the desired date of termination of the tenancy. Notices to terminate may be given on any
calendar day, irrespective of Commencement Date.
____ B. Lease: This Agreement shall continue as a lease for term. The termination date shall be on (date) ___________________
at 11:59 PM. Upon termination date, Tenant shall be required to vacate the Premises unless one of the following circumstances
occur: (i) Landlord and Tenant formally extend this Agreement in writing or create and execute a new, written, and signed
agreement; (ii) local rent control law mandates extension of the tenancy; or (iii) Landlord willingly accepts new Rent from
Tenant, which does not constitute past due Rent. In the event that Landlord accepts from Tenant new rent, a month-to-month
tenancy shall be created. Either party may terminate this month-to-month tenancy by following the procedures specified in
paragraph 1A. Rent shall continue at the rate specified in this Agreement, or as allowed by law. All other terms and conditions as
outlined in this Agreement shall remain in full force and effect.
2. RENT. Under the terms of this Agreement, “Rent” shall consist of all monetary obligations owed to Landlord by Tenant in
accordance with this Agreement. However, the Damage Deposit shall not be considered Rent. Tenant shall pay to Landlord
____________________________________________________________________________ DOLLARS ($______________)
per month as Rent for the Term of the Agreement. Due date for Rent payment shall be the 1st day of each calendar month and
shall be considered advance payment for that month. If not remitted on the 1st, Rent shall be considered overdue and delinquent
on the 2nd day of each calendar month. In the event that the Commencement Date is not the 1st of the calendar month, Rent
payment remitted on the Commencement Date shall be prorated based on a 30-day period.
Acceptable forms of payment of Rent to Landlord shall be [check all that apply]: ____ personal check, ____ money order, ____
cashier’s check, or ____ other: ________________________________________. Payment shall be made to Landlord under the
following name and address: ________________________________________________________________________________
In the event that any payment by Tenant is returned for insufficient funds (“NSF”) or if Tenant stops payment, Landlord may
require in writing that Tenant pay Rent in cash for three months, and that all future Rent payments shall be remitted by Tenant to
Landlord by money order or cashier’s check.
3. SECURITY DEPOSIT. Upon the due execution of this Agreement, Tenant shall deposit with Landlord the sum of
________________________________________________________________________ DOLLARS ($__________________)
receipt of which is hereby acknowledged by Landlord, as security for any damage caused to the Premises during the term hereof.