Zillow Advice: Landlords - My old lease will expire on October 15th and two weeks ago we signed a new lease for 9months..Can I http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/My-old-lease-will-expire-on-October-15th-and-two-weeks-ago-we-signed-a-new-lease-for-9months-Can-I/462214/ Zillow Advice | Zillow Real Estate Pull up your state laws and ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/My-old-lease-will-expire-on-October-15th-and-two-weeks-ago-we-signed-a-new-lease-for-9months-Can-I/462214/ Pull up your state laws and read the lease terms for the one that is expiring.&nbsp; In most states you&nbsp; have to give at least 30 days notice before the expiration of the lease to get away without penalty.&nbsp;&nbsp; At this stage you may be looking at another 9 months. <br/><br/>Some landlords are open to some negotiation but as you've signed it you aren't in the driver's seat. &nbsp; Propose that you pay an extra couple months rent so she has time to find another tenant without loss of her income, or you'll pay rent until she finds a tenant to move in. Tue, 02 Oct 2012 17:28:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/My-old-lease-will-expire-on-October-15th-and-two-weeks-ago-we-signed-a-new-lease-for-9months-Can-I/462214/ 2012-10-02T17:28:00Z terminate this new lease? ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/My-old-lease-will-expire-on-October-15th-and-two-weeks-ago-we-signed-a-new-lease-for-9months-Can-I/462214/ <p>terminate this new lease? This new lease will kicks in when the old one expired which is 2 weeks from now but I really want to get out do I have to honor since I already signed..My wife and I have 2 kids now and this one bedroom is too small for us..Are there any advice there that I can tell to my landlord so she will let me off the hook without hassling me? thanks for all the reply..</p> Tue, 02 Oct 2012 15:53:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/My-old-lease-will-expire-on-October-15th-and-two-weeks-ago-we-signed-a-new-lease-for-9months-Can-I/462214/ 2012-10-02T15:53:00Z Your question doesn't appear ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/My-old-lease-will-expire-on-October-15th-and-two-weeks-ago-we-signed-a-new-lease-for-9months-Can-I/462214/ Your question doesn't appear to have fit in the character limit.&nbsp; You can add more detail by clicking on "post reply".<br/><br/> Mon, 01 Oct 2012 22:48:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/My-old-lease-will-expire-on-October-15th-and-two-weeks-ago-we-signed-a-new-lease-for-9months-Can-I/462214/ 2012-10-01T22:48:00Z