Q: My lease/lease has expired, now the tenant has rethought. The agreement has not been renewed; The tenant refuses to evacuate my house. What legal actions can be taken? A: A landlord can apply to evict the tenant. Q: What is the way the rent is paid? A: The tenant must pay or sub-contribute the rent to the landlord in mode and until the date indicated in the rental agreement, and if the date is not indicated, no later than the tenth day of the following month. Q: Is an oral lease legal? A: No, this type of agreement is not recommended by the Punjab Rented Premises Act, 2009. Q: How is the tenant evicted under the Punjab Rented Premises Act, 2009? A: a landlord may request the eviction of the tenant when the term of the tenancy has expired; Tenant failed to pay rent; Tenant has committed a breach of the tenancy agreement; The Tenant has used the premises for purposes that are used by the object for which it was rented and when premises are sublet without the landlord`s permission. Q: What are the provisions for rent increases in the Punjab Rented Premises Act, 2009? A: The law recognizes the agreement between landlord and tenant on rent increases within the meaning of Section 6 (1) d) of the Punjab Rented Premises Act. This section specifies that a lease includes rent, rate of increase and due date, as well as how the rent is paid. In the capital area of Islamabad and in the cantons, if the rent has been set by agreement between the landlord and the tenant, no additional increase is allowed during the lease if it is less than three years, unless a further modification or improvement has been made at the landlord`s expense and at the tenant`s request. The rent increased must not exceed the rent of a similar building or building and is only due when the improvement or modification is completed. The parties choose the above addresses as their physical addresses for the purpose of providing a notification, payment of any amount and legal action in connection with this property lease. Each party can change the information about its physical addresses at any time, by written notification to the other party.
This amendment will come into effect on the 7th day after the other party receives the notification.