We 4 resides in a flat and agreement was of 11months which is already over and I have decided to vacate the house do I still have to pay the rent or do I have to search for one tenant as my replacement because agreement is already over. Please suggest what should I do? And there no mention of replacement in agreement only a basic agreement with residing and maintenance rules plus sec 24 is included. Also if we 4 are vacating do we still have to find replacement or if didn't find it do we still have to continue paying rent.
1. Legally it is not the Tenants duty /liability to find a new Tenant for the Land Lord. This has to be done by landlord or agent-broker, in the same way, you become his tenant.
2. IF the agreement period has expired, THEN there is no need for any legal notice. You can just simply vacate and hand over empty possession. IF you are over-staying the agreement defined period, THEN you become liable for overdue rent amount at the discretion of the landlord.
actually me and 3more roomates are living and I had already vacated the room also agreement is over plus 3others wanted to vacated but thy are stuck in thr hometown...landlord want me to pay the rent else she will compensate the amout from other 3.
agreement is already over and lock-in period was also over we 3 want to vacate it bt my roommates are saying that is is a rule that if we didn't find replacement we have to pay rent.... we reside in pune? are there any norms area wise... and there is no such thing aggrement. so we are bit confused what to say to owner cuz we want our deposits back else she will cut the rent from our deposits. please sir suggest what should we say to her...