If I buy a house can I legally break the lease on my apartment?

Asked almost 5 years ago - Painesville, OH

I have a few months left on my apt lease and I am buying a house can I break my lease legally??

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  1. Robert John Murillo

    Contributor Level 20

    Answered . I don’t practice in your state, but the answer depends in large part on your lease. In most cases leases do not just allow you to break the lease early because of buying a house. Contact a local real estate attorney.

    DISCLAIMER—This answer is for informational purposes only and discusses general legal principles, trends, and considerations and is not intended as specific legal advice regarding your question. This answer does not establish an attorney client relationship.

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