Maryland Commercial Real Estate Lease Agreement PDF Free Template
Agent/Landlord Identification – The landlord’s name, address, number, and authorized agent must be disclosed in the lease or on a posted sign.
Lead-Based Paint Disclosure – If the residence was built before 1978, the landlord must inform the tenant of the potential for dangerous lead within the walls and ceiling.
Security Deposit Receipt – The landlord must provide the tenant with a receipt for their security deposit. The receipt must also disclose certain rights of the tenant and landlord obligations.
Move-in/out Checklist – The deposit receipt must disclose the tenant’s right to have the unit inspected by the landlord at the beginning and the end of their tenancy to create a list of known damages to the unit.
Habitability – The agreement must state that the property will be in a condition that permits habitation and list the Tenant’s responsibilities as to heat, electricity, gas, water, and repairs (if any).
Ratio Utility Billing System Disclosure Form – If a landlord uses a ratio utility billing system, they must provide a written statement that lists the relevant utilities and the average monthly bill for all units.
Source: § 8–203.1
The complete legal names and addresses of both the Landlord and Tenant.
A description of the leased property, including full address and any additional details of the commercial rental property.
The start and end dates of the lease term also include the options for renewal (if any).
The amount plus when the rent is due and includes any late fees/grace periods.
Amount of the security deposit and the conditions for its return to the Tenant.