Asked in Landlord - Tenant for Georgia

Q: If a lease ended and then tenant went mth to mth with no new signed lease, Is the terms of the original lease valid?

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1 Lawyer Answer

Paula J. Mcgill

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  • Landlord Tenant Lawyer
  • Atlanta, GA
  • Licensed in Georgia

A: Standard leases have a provision that state either if nobody terminates the lease is renewed for another term (usually 12 months) OR the lease goes month to month until either party gives notice of termination. If the second provision is in your lease, the terms of the written lease still apply.

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