Subletting – Subletting, which means that a person with a lease can rent the same room to the lessor during its lifetime. Most agreements require the landlord to accept this type of rental. The following model lease agreement describes a contract between “owner” Andy Cohn and “tenant” Tim Curtis. He agrees to rent a house in Charleston for months starting June 27, 2017 for US$1,500 per month. The tenant undertakes to pay all ancillary costs and services of the premises. Identification (§ 27-40-420) – Any person authorized to act on behalf of the owner must be identified in the rental agreement in the same way as any person authorized to enter the site. In addition, a legal address must be communicated to the tenant for official communications. Rental Application (Form 460) – A tool used for landlords to verify the credibility of a potential tenant before approving a lease. Leases in South Carolina are real estate contracts used for the purposes of a lessor to allow the rental of the property by a natural or legal person. All documents must be drawn up in accordance with the national laws of the Residential Landlord and Tenant Act (Title 27, Chapter 40). Once an agreement has been signed by both parties, they are legally bound by their terms as a whole.

The South Carolina Standard Car Rental Agreement (Form 410) is the official state contract used for the establishment of a binding agreement in which real estate is leased for regular payments. The rental agreement contains very specific provisions, that the manager and tenant have a complete understanding of what is expected of them until the expiry of the lease, which is usually one (1) year after signing.