Lease Agreement Termination South Africa
There are a number of different laws that impact leases. This article examines those that are relevant to the termination of a residential real estate lease and explains the procedure to follow when terminating a rental agreement due to an infringement committed by a tenant. First, look at the provisions of the lease yourself. Most leases have an infringement clause that indicates a period of several days to be notified to the tenant for an infringement. If no period of violation is indicated, it is a ”reasonable period of time” within the meaning of the common law. When can a lease be terminated or terminated? Landlords and tenants should be aware of their responsibilities when a lease is terminated prematurely.