Missouri Standard Residential Lease Agreement

The Missouri Standard Residential Lease Agreement is used for granting the right to possess real property to a tenant for a predefined length of time, twelve (12) months being the average duration. In exchange, the tenant(s) is required to pay a set amount of money to the landlord at the beginning of every month (or a the date specified in the agreement). In Missouri, Landlords can charge a maximum of two (2) months of rent for a security deposit, as stated in § 535.300.