A Georgia commercial lease agreement outlines the terms and conditions governing the rental of non-residential properties in the state, protecting the interests of a landlord, the owner of the leased space, and a tenant aiming to establish a business presence.
The contract covers retail, office, and industrial spaces and grants tenants extended lease terms, contributing to transparent and successful leasing relationships. It ensures compliance with state laws and minimizes the potential for disputes.
Georgia Business Entity Search: It is recommended that the landlord conducts a business information search to confirm the operational status of the entity renting the property.
Rental Laws: Georgia Code Title 11, Article 2A (Leases).
Consumer Protection Laws: Code of Georgia § 11-2A-104.
Jurisdiction: According to Georgia Code § 11-2A-106, the jurisdiction should align with the lessee’s residence, the location of the premises, or the jurisdiction where the lease is executed; otherwise, the choice is not enforceable.