California Residential Lease Agreement Pet Addendum
If you want to adopt an animal in distress, some shelters need a supplement or a written letter from your owner to prove that you can adopt or bring an animal home. Contact the Humane Society and the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA) for resources and advice for pet owners who rent. 9. Permission to have a pet may be revoked at any time with a period of three days for reason still undecided or for one month to one month with a period of thirty days without cause. The tenant`s failure to remove the animal (s) after the authorization is revoked is considered a violation of the lease or lease. This is Paul Kankowski, I do real estate management in the Temecula – San Diego area and I go through the California Association of pet addendum real estate compared to other pet addendums. If you wish to use the California Association of Realtor pet additive, you must hire a licensed real estate agent who is a member of the California Association of Realtors. It is very important because you can not only take and use this form, it must be used by someone who pays for the use of this form. If you are a tenant and want to bring a pet into your home, make sure you don`t break your rental rules and risk receiving an eviction notice! Bring the idea of a supplement to your landlord and discuss it first.
By signing a written pet additive, the landlord gives the tenant permission to have a pet at home. In return, the tenant agrees that he is responsible for the pet and all damage to the owner`s property. Let`s start with the Pet addendums from the California Association of Realtor, so it`s important that they can only have the pets that are on this add-endorsement. They will list the pets, I always like to list the breed, whether it is a dog or a cat, the name of the dog or cat, and its age. I don`t want foo-foo the foo-foo poodle to become the pit bull. Always put all this so that if you handle it, you know exactly what animal was there. It is also good to get an image of all the animals that are on the property so that you can draw them on. Have them send a picture of their pets.
The pet contract is usually „added“ by an endorsement or modification to an existing lease and is part of the initial legally binding contract between the lessor and the tenant. Often, the original lease did not allow pets or be silent on the authorization of the animals. The animal supplement documents this change in the original lease and describes the different rights and responsibilities of having an animal on the premises. Step 2 – Enter the date of the addendum Pet contract followed by the date of the lease, the name of the tenant and the landlord. If you do not use a pet supplement, owners and tenants may face the following avoidable consequences: 8. If the premises are part of a residential community, pets are prohibited in pool areas, clubs, business offices, toilets, business centres or gymnasiums. Pets should not be bathed or maintained in sinks, swimming pools or swimming pools. A pet supplement (or a pet contract) to a rental agreement is a legal and mandatory contract between two parties, a landlord and the tenant. The California Association of Realtors does a very good job in creating forms that brokers can use. I would just like to address their points and tell you what points we would use in our lease. I have an example of a form that you are more than welcome to use. A pet additive authorizes the tenant to have pets on the rented property.
It requires the tenant to be responsible for his pet, which requires that he keep his animals under control, that he does not cause excessive disturbances on the land and that the owner of the animal be responsible for the property damage caused by the pets.