Do Lease Agreements Need to Be Notarized in Massachusetts?

This question is about Massachusetts Residential Lease Agreement

Do Lease Agreements Need to Be Notarized in Massachusetts?

No, lease agreements do not need to be notarized in Massachusetts. As long as the residential lease meets all the criteria required to be legally binding, notarization is not necessary.

The landlord and tenant can agree to have the lease notarized if they wish, but it is not required by Massachusetts state law.

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