This is an agreement that establishes a periodic tenancy between a landlord and a
tenant. The periodic tenancy can be from week-to-week, month-to-month, or year-to-
year. The tenancy will perpetually continue until proper termination notice is furnished
by either party. In addition, this agreement specifies the rent amount and whether a
security deposit is required. This agreement can be used by property owners,
landlords, or property management companies that want to enter into a periodic tenancy
with a particular tenant.
THIS TENANCY AGREEMENT (the “Agreement”), dated the ______ day of
______________________, 20_______, between ________________________ (the
“Landlord”) and ______________________________ (the “Tenant”).
IN CONSIDERATION of the premises and of the mutual covenants and
agreements herein contained, the parties hereto agree as follows:
1.01 The Landlord hereby agrees to rent to the Tenant, and the Tenant hereby agrees to
rent from the Landlord, the premises located at ____________________________ (the
2.00 TERM OF TENANCY
2.01 The Landlord and the Tenant hereby agree that the tenancy will commence on the
______ day of ______________, ____ and will be a ________________ (week to week, month
to month or year to year) tenancy.
3.01 The Tenant shall pay Rent (“Rent”) to the Landlord in the amount of
____________________ ($__________) Dollars per ___________(week/month) by way of
cash, check or direct deposit to the bank account of the Landlord, or by such other means as the
Landlord and Tenant may in writing agree.
3.02 The Landlord and the Tenant agree that the first payment of Rent due will be on
the ______ day of ________________, ______, and thereafter, Rent shall be due and payable on
the ________ (____) day of each and every ___________(week/month). The Landlord hereby
agrees to provide to the Tenant receipts for all sums of Rent which have been paid by the Tenant
to the Landlord t within ________ (___) days of the request of the Tenant.
3.03 The Landlord and the Tenant hereby agree that the Rent ________ (shall/shall
not) include the following services and facilities:
(iv) cable television;
(v) refrigerator and stove;
(vi) washer and dryer; and
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3.04 The Landlord and the Tenant hereby agree that the Tenant shall be solely
responsible for the hook-up and payment of the following services:
3.05 The Landlord is entitled to increase the rent on the anniversary date of this
Agreement and each anniversary date thereafter, except that the Landlord shall not be entitled to
increase the Rent during the first (1st) year of the tenancy. The Landlord hereby agrees to
provide at least sixty (60) days written notice to the Tenant of any rent increase. The Tenant,
upon receiving such notice of rent increase, may terminate the tenancy before such increase of
Rent takes effect.
3.06 The Landlord and the Tenant hereby agree that the Tenant shall pay a deposit (the
“Security Deposit”) to the Landlord in the amount of _________________ ($________) Dollars
on the execution of this Agreement.
4.00 CONDITIONS OF TENANCY
4.01 The Landlord hereby agrees to keep the Premises free and clear of debris and
shall keep the Premises in working order and in a good state of repair that is fit for habitation
during the term of the tenancy.
4.02 The Landlord hereby agrees to comply with any and all statutory, state or federal
laws in respect of standards of health, safety and housing.
4.03 Should the Landlord provide a service or services to the Tenant for the Tenant’s
continued use and enjoyment, the Landlord hereby agrees that it/ will not discontinue providing
4.04 The Tenant hereby agrees that as a condition of the tenancy, the Tenant must
maintain adequate content insurance.
5.00 OBLIGATIONS OF THE TENANT
5.01 The Tenant hereby agrees to conduct (himself/herself) in such a manner as not to
interfere with the possession or occupancy of other tenants.
5.02 The Tenant hereby agrees that (he/she) will keep the Premises clean and free
from debris and will repair or pay to repair any damage to the Premises caused by the Tenant due
to wilful or negligent acts by the Tenant or by any other person the Tenant permits on the
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5.03 The Tenant hereby agrees not to, without the prior written consent of the
Landlord, alter, improve or enlarge the Premises, add new fixtures, install external satellite