In Nj how do I get out of a tenant lease...my company is relocating out of state?
- BortLv 61 month ago
It depends on the lease. Read your lease. Some lease agreements allow a person to vacate before the agreement expires as long as 30 days notice is given. If it doesn't have this kind of term in the lease talk to the landlord and explain the situation. They're likely to work something out with you.
- sunshine_melLv 71 month ago
Read your lease. Does it have a break clause, or early exit option?
If not - you'll need to negotiate with your landlord. Expect to have to pay.
- 1 month ago
You talk to the LL about what it will take.
- R PLv 71 month ago
If your lease contains an early termination clause, pay the fees as outlined.
Or, ask your landlord if you can sublet. If he agrees, find a suitable person. If he doesn't agree, ask how much it will cost you to terminate the lease early.Source(s): FL landlord
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- mermelizLv 71 month ago
ask a local lawyer. I am sure there must be an emergency clause in your contract.
- SlumlordLv 71 month ago
Ask the landlord about paying a feee to get out of the lease - this happens alot adn they will probably work with you, to some degree.
If they won't pay the fee, then either break the lease (they won't be able to collect if you are living in another state but your creedit may be ruined, at least for awhile) or keep paying the lease until it runs out. Possibly you can even find someone to take over the lease for you, iwth the landlords approval.
- curtisports2Lv 71 month ago
Unless you have a very understanding and generous landlord, there is no FREE way out. It will cost you something, whether there is a buyout clause in your lease (aka early termination fee) and you pay the buyout fee, or there isn't and you break the lease and are sued for whatever financial damage the landlord suffers.
- Anonymous1 month ago
You might not be able to without paying a penalty. Have you looked at your state's landlord and tenant laws if they say that your company relocating you is grounds for early lease termination?
- JudyLv 71 month ago
The lease might say what you have to do - probably pay an extra month or two rent.
- PearlLv 71 month ago
talk to your landlord about it