Massachusetts Sublease Agreement Form – PDF Template
Download and complete the Massachusetts sublease form if you are a tenant currently under a lease agreement seeking to rent a portion or your entire space to someone else. Although before entering into any binding contract make sure that subletting is allowed under your original agreement. You may need to receive permission from your landlord or property manager which can be done by sending written notice.
It is recommended to properly screen the tenant you select (“Sublessee”) to occupy your rented property as he or she will be your sole responsibility. This means that if the sublessee does not pay rent or refuses to vacate the premises that all legal costs in the efforts to remove them from the premises will be your liability. Also, if the rent is not paid on a given monthly period the lease amount to the landlord is still obligated under the original lease contract.
- If the rental unit was constructed prior to 1978 it is required by federal law to disclose that there may be lead based paint through this attachment.