LEASE ADDENDUM FOR
RESIDENTS RECEIVING DIRECT ASSISTANCE
FROM THE FEDERAL EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY (FEMA)
DUE TO NATURAL DISASTER
1. Addendum. This is an addendum to the TAA Lease and that you have received approval for an initial three-
Contract for Apt. No. ___________ in the month payment.
_______________________________________ 4. Consideration for three-month lease term. You agree
Apartments in __________________________________, that, on or before the first day of your occupancy of your
Texas unit, you are required to pay us $ ___________, which
OR represents three months of your base rent in advance. Due
the house, duplex, etc. located at (street address) to your special circumstances and your agreement to pay
________________________________________________ three months rent in advance, we agree to the three-month
_ in _______________________________, Texas. lease term as stated in paragraph 3 of the Lease Contract.
You and we agree that this arrangement is due to the
2. Special circumstances/temporary modification of rental special circumstances that require a three-month term in the
policies. We understand that you have lost your home due Lease Contract.
to a natural disaster and have qualified to receive federal
assistance for a portion or all of your housing costs while 5. Move-out notice. In order to terminate your Lease
you seek a new home. We are temporarily modifying our Contract with us, you must comply with the Move-Out
community rental policies to accommodate your special Notice requirement as stated in paragraph 37 of the Lease
circumstances. You agree that you will immediately notify Contract.
us in writing if there is a change in your eligibility status
for federal assistance. 6. Renewal at end of lease term. Unless you enter into a
new Lease Contract with us before the end of the Lease
3. Reason for addendum. We recognize that you require a Term, you are bound by the automatic renewal provision in
three-month lease term because you are receiving direct paragraph 3 of the Lease Contract, even if you do not
rental assistance from the Federal Emergency receive any additional rental assistance from FEMA.
Management Agency (FEMA) in three-month increments
Resident or Residents Owner or Owner’s Representative
[All residents must sign here] [signs here]
___________________________________________________ Date of Lease Contract