The lease should provide fr what happens if you do not give notice of your intent to cancel at the end of the term. If you did not give notice, your LL can collect the extra rent. Let me explain why. The LL is entitled to time to find a replacement tenant. IF you do not give notice they end up losing a month's rent.
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Generally, yes. Most leases for a term period provide that once the lease expires, it becomes a periodic tenancy, generally for a month to month term. You need to provide a thirty day notice to your landlord so your landlord understands that you are leaving and will have time to seek a new tenant.
If you're ready to move out earlier, talk to your landlord to see if they can get a new tenant in quicker. Your landlord might be willing to negotiate with you, especially if they can get someone into your unit before the end of the 30 days.