Assignment of a lease or subleasing

The lessee may sublet the dwelling, in whole or in part, or assign the lease. The lessee must then notify the lessor of that intention in writing.

The lessor may not refuse to consent to the sublease or assignment without a serious reason.

This section deals with several subjects of interest concerning the assignment of a lease or the subleasing of a dwelling.

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