Do Lease Agreements Need to Be Notarized in Virginia?

This question is about Virginia Residential Lease Agreement

Do Lease Agreements Need to Be Notarized in Virginia?

No, standard residential lease agreements do not need to be notarized in Virginia. As long as the lease is signed by at least one party and meets the requirements to be legally binding, it is enforceable.

The landlord and tenant can agree to have the lease notarized if they wish, but it is entirely optional.

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