Legality of Rental Lease Forms

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Hey guys, I’ve got a quick question in regards to my lease form. I pulled my lease from the Bigger Pockets “Managing Rental Properties” book, and tailored it to suit my property. My question is am I legally able to tailor the lease to suit my property, etc. I have a friend who has suggested that I should use the California Association of Realtors form but it is so generic that I really don’t like it. Should I have a lawyer read through my lease? Any thoughts?

When it comes to leases if you are going to customize them I would highly recommend having your attorney take a quick look, I know here in Oregon the laws tend to protect the tenant more so making sure you and your investment are protected should be your top priority and those forms are what is going to protect you the most.