If you rent an apartment or apartment and there is a change in company rules that negatively affects you, you can ask the Tenants` Court for help. The court may decide to terminate the fixed-term lease prematurely. The total duration of the lease is used to develop the right to the rental tax. If your landlord doesn`t give you a new tenant, you can still terminate your tenancy agreement prematurely. You may be able to agree to pay part of the rent for what is left of your fixed life. If you have. B still 3 months to your fixed-term contract, your landlord can agree that you can only pay 2 months` rent instead. End of periodic agreement (no reason specified) – A lease is a legally binding contract that can only be terminated in a certain way. It is the party who argues the hardness of explaining the situation and providing the court with evidence that there are reasons to terminate the agreement.

The same applies to fixed-term contracts of more than 3 years, unless the lease sets a break fee in another amount. However, if you entered into your lease on or after March 23, 2020, see below. Check if your rental agreement says anything about how you should terminate. If he doesn`t say anything, resign by writing a letter to your landlord. This is especially important if neither the landlord nor the tenant has terminated the contract. A tenant must inform the landlord as much as possible if he or she must terminate the agreement prematurely. It is best not to leave your home without notice or to get your landlord`s approval to leave. Your lease is not finished and you have to pay your rent until you finish your rent in the right way. You may have to pay other bills – for example, municipal tax. A lease is a legally binding contract. If it is broken, compensation will probably have to be paid. Stop paying rent on the day of your eviction.

Note that there are financial consequences for the breach of the agreement – see below. If you wish to terminate your agreement prematurely without any of the reasons mentioned by law, note that the notice period depends on the nature of the contract (temporary or periodic contract) and the reasons for termination. Landlords and tenants should first talk about the change in circumstances and try to reach an agreement. If your landlord agrees to have a new tenant, make sure you receive your landlord`s agreement in writing. The agreement must make it clear that your lease is over and that a new lease has been created for the new tenant. Vacate after your announcement. You do not have to pay compensation to the owner for the early termination. If your agreement states that you can end your temporary rent prematurely, it means that you have a “break clause.” At the end of the limited term, each party has the right to terminate the contract by notice.

If your landlord does not renew your lease for a new fixed term, it will automatically be transferred to a periodic lease agreement that will give both parties greater flexibility to terminate the contract. Check your rental agreement to find out how much notification you need to give – you may need to give more than the minimum notification. You can send your letter by email if your rental agreement says you can do so. A tenant may end their temporary or periodic rent immediately and without penalty if the tenant or dependent child is in a situation of domestic violence. If a landlord or tenant has an unexpected change in circumstances, they can ask the Tenants` Court for help. If the applicant suffers serious difficulties if the lease continues, the court may decide to terminate the term prematurely on a date that the court deems appropriate.