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Easier than ever
Fill in the details online and make the payment
Digitally sign the agreement at your convenience
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What our users say

Kritika Narayan
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Gurgaon
Finally, a way to get my rent agreement made and signed completely online. Didn't have to meet my tenant in person, pretty effortless and quick!
Priyam Gulati
5.0
Bangalore
My apartment's owner lives in a different city, thanks to the digital signing feature, there was no need for printing/posting the signed agreement.
Ipshita Dey
5.0
Hyderabad
We had to get our rental agreement renewed, we went with housing.com as they charge the lowest fee and the entire experience is digital.

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Frequently asked questions

Is an online rent agreement valid?

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Online rent agreements that are executed on e-stamp paper and signed by both the parties, are legally valid documents and can be used as address proofs.

Will I get a hard copy of this online rent agreement?

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As the entire process is completely online, you will not require a hard copy. You can get a copy of this agreement on your email ID, or you can download it in the PDF format.

How do I sign the online rent agreement?

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Both the parties - the tenant and the landlord - can sign the rent agreement digitally. You can choose the 'customised text' format on your screen or use the Aadhaar Card for signing the document.

What is the legal validity of a digital signature?

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Digital signatures or e-signatures have same legal status as handwritten signatures, under the Information Technology Act (IT Act), 2000.

How much stamp duty is payable on online rent agreements?

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The online rent agreement is drafted on e-stamp paper having denomination value of Rs 100.

Why is the online rent agreement only for 11 months' tenure?

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Rent agreements of 11 months' tenure do not require registration. Therefore, such documents can be executed and signed online and are legally valid.

Can I edit the clauses mentioned in the online rent agreement?

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At present, our platform has a pre-existing set of clauses, which covers almost everything. You can customise the security deposit amount and notice period in your agreement. We will bring in more customisations soon.

How can my tenant/landlord sign this rent agreement online?

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We will send the link to the second party through email and SMS, on the contact details provided by you. Once signed, we will send the notification to the first party, along with the audit trail.

What are the charges for creating the online rent agreement?

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The charges will be INR 399, which will include GST, processing fee and stamp duty.

Can I add multiple tenants in this agreement?

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At present, only one tenant's name can be added. However, we will soon add this customisation, to help you.

What if my landlord/tenant claims that they never signed the agreement after digitally signing it?

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Once the rent agreement is signed, we will send the soft copy of the document to you, on your email ID, along with the audit trail, which will have complete information about the IP address, device information and other details that the second party used, for signing the document.

Do I need to get the rent agreement printed, or is a soft copy sufficient?

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As the rent agreement is executed and signed digitally, you can keep the soft copy for record purposes. Printing it is not necessary.

What are the documents required to make the online rent agreement?

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You do not need any document to make the online rent agreement. However, keep the tenant's/landlord's contact information handy, as it will be required while creating the draft.
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Things you might want to know

Why is a Rent Agreement necessary?

It is important to have a rent agreement in place to take care of any disputes that may arise between landlord and tenant, due to varied reasons like

  • Tenant subletting the Property
  • Landlord increasing rent without prior notice
  • Tenant setting up business in the house premises
  • Landlord denying returning the security deposit
  • Tenant damaging the property

Apart from some of the pointers mentioned above, there are many such disagreements that might arise during tenants stay in the property. To take care of all such disputes well in advance a proper Govt approved rental agreement needs to be in place. It is a documented proof for the terms and conditions that have been agreed between the landlord and tenant while renting a property.

What are the various details that are mentioned in a Rent Agreement?

The various details that are listed in a rent agreement are

  • Details of both the parties
  • Terms of payment
  • Notice period clause
  • Lock in period duration
  • Date of execution of agreement
  • Purpose of lease: Whether for residential or business purpose
  • Yearly increment terms
  • Annexure: Which includes all the list of items in the house like light, bulb, bed, table etc

For details regarding the format of rent agreement or viewing a rent agreement sample, one can check Rent Agreement Format

What are the benefits of creating rent agreement online on Housing.com?

One can create the rental agreement online on Housing.com. It is completely hassle free and rental agreement is created instantly just by filling in the required information. Once the rental agreement is created then it is mailed to both the parties, i.e. landlord and tenant for getting it e signed. All this is done without break of a sweat by sitting at the comfort of homes and without even stepping out of houses. Apart from the convenience factor, the online rental agreement facility offered by Housing.com is quite cost effective as well.

Currently the facility to create online rent agreement is available in all the major cities of India like Bangalore, Delhi, Gurgaon, Hyderabad, Chennai, Kolkata, Faridabad and many more.

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