West Virginia Rental Lease Agreement Forms and Templates


Download the rental lease documents that enables a person who owns residential property to legally let a lessee live and use the space for a specified payment. The most common agreement is twelve (12) months but can be any type of arrangement as long as both parties agree.
It is common for the landlord to check the tenant’s credit and job status before authorizing a lease contract. This allows the landlord to verify the income to make sure the tenant is able to afford the payment due every month.
If the housing structure was built prior to 1978, the landlord will need to issue the lead based paint disclosure form to the tenant, have signed, and attach to the contract.

West Virginia Landlord-Tenant laws:
– There is no limit on how much of a Security Deposit may be required by the tenant at lease signing. Also, there is no time period required that the landlord may have to return the deposit, so make sure it is stated in the contract.
– The landlord does not have to provide legal notice before entering the property.




The West Virginia month to month lease allows a landlord (“lessor”) and tenant (“lessee”) to create a contract that permit the lessee to occupy a residential unit for thirty (30) days at a time. Payment by the tenant must be made on the specified date in the lease in order for the tenancy be extend for another monthly period. Adobe PDF (.pdf) Microsoft Word (.doc) Even though…

The rental application is the only legal tool available for a landlord to protect themselves financially by checking the tenant’s information before the authorization of a lease agreement. A tenant should be issued this form to be filled in as best he or she can while filling in their Current and past: Employment Addresses Property owners/managers Social security number Income Upon the tenant’s signature, it…

Download and authorize a one (1) year lease agreement for a landlord and tenant to come to terms over the usage of residential property. The contract is usually signed after both parties have come to a mutual agreement over the monthly rental amount, security deposit(s), fees (if any, including pet or parking related), utility payments, and the length of the agreement. Once the contract is…

The West Virginia Roommate Agreement, technically a written contract, will summarize the finale living arrangement two or more people intend to follow in a shared residential rental property. This is an important step to embark upon, so it should be handled responsibly. That is, some good paperwork should be generated to adequately document the agreed upon terms and conditions for being a roommate. Notice the slight…

The West Virginia sublease agreement can be used for anyone but is mostly used for students seeking to rent their residential space while not attending university. Under a subletting arrangement, the tenant that has the lease agreement with the landlord may want to check their contract to make sure that this is allowed. If not, a simple letter requesting permission must be sent. Once validated,…