New York Standard Residential Lease Agreement Templates – PDF
Download the free New York standard residential lease agreement that is between a landlord and tenant for the occupation of rental property for a one (1) year term. This is the most widely used rental real estate contract for homes, apartments, trailers and any other types of housing units.
It is recommended that the property owner or manager verify the credit and employment information given by a tenant through the rental application before signing to any long term agreement. This will lessen the risk made by the landlord of a possible eviction down the road.
Once the tenant has been qualified for the residence, he or she should be issued a lease agreement and access to the property once all deposits and first months’ rent has been paid.
- Under federal law, if the housing structure was built prior to 1978, the tenant should be informed of lead based paint through the disclosure form.
- If a lessee has any questions they should read the Tenant Right’s Handbook