Vineyard/Orchard Lease

Posted on: June 22, 2012


Here are some terms to think about for a vineyard or orchard lease agreement:

  • Legal description of property
  • Term of Agreement
  • Options to Renew Lease
  • Right of First Refusal for Tenant
  • Payment of Installation/Planting Costs
  • Rent
  • How and When Cost of Rent Reviewed
  • Balance between Farm Practices and Right of Quiet Enjoyment
  • Ownership of Improvements on Property
  • Subletting and Assignment
  • Requirement to Restore Land upon Termination
  • Sale by Landlord (impact on tenant)
  • Payment of Taxes/Utilities/Maintenance costs
  • Restrictions of Property Use by Tenant
  • Insurance requirements for tenant/landlord
  • Rights of Tenant to make Property Modification
  • Ability of Owner to Enter Leased Land
  • Protection of Tenant from Creditors of Land Owner
  • Landlord Rights/Responsibilities versus Tenant Rights/Responsibilities
  • Termination
  • Dispute resolution


See you legal advisor to assist you with the preparation of your agreement and ensure your interests are protected.

©Avery Law Office, February 2011



The information provided on this website is merely an informative guide and should not be relied upon for legal advice. It is intended to provide general information only. It is recommended that you see a lawyer about your particular legal situation and request legal advice.

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