This California rental application is useful for homeowners to help them check new applicants before they can rent their property. This application orders the potential tenant to fill in their name, birthday, social security number, driver`s license number, lease history, employment history, credit history, vehicles currently in possession and other personal information. Through this screening process, the landlord can see that the tenant often skips payments, has poor grades from previous landlords and/or… If the tenant rents too late, the landlord can send him a 3-day delay that requires the tenant to pay all the sums earned (including penalties) or to evacuate the property. If the tenant does not do both, the landlord can initiate eviction proceedings. California leases are used to define the agreement between a landlord and a tenant who rents a commercial or residential property. These agreements generally describe the monthly fees paid by the tenant, the length of the contract, the liability of the tenant and the responsibilities of each party. It is frequently and intelligently recommended that the landlord conduct a credit and background check on each potential tenant to ensure that they pay reliably on time and that they do not have a history of reckless behaviour, which increases the likeability of the property to be damaged. Maximum amount (No. 1950.5.4): In California, a landlord may not require or receive any guarantee for more than two (2) months` rent for unfurnished property and equal to three (3) months` rent for furnished property, in addition to any rent for the first month paid during or before the first occupation.
AB 1482 Just Cause Addendum (Civ. Code 1946.2 (e) (8) (B) (i) – 1947.12 (d) (5) (B) (i)) – Must be of all tenants for landlords, unless it falls into one of the following exception categories: Move-In/ Move-Out Inspection Checklist – For damage before moving in before the lease and this one is, so that the parties can see any additional damage/repairs to the property. In most cases, damages (if any) are reflected in the tenant`s deposit when returned by the landlord. The rent is due on the day indicated in the rental agreement (page 28, owner-tenant manual). A rent review checklist ensures that the landlord and tenant recognize and agree on the condition of each element of a rental unit before moving in. Return (1950.5) – As long as the tenant returns the keys and has cleared the property as stated in the rental agreement, the landlord must return the deposit within twenty-one (21) days. Owners must submit a clause outlining prohibited and limited smoking areas for leases signed after January 1, 2012.