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Real estate question regarding commercial tenant holding

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Customer: ***** ***** real estate question regarding commercial tenant holding over
JA: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue?
Customer: Commercial tenant holdover with landlord consent at higher rent are the terms and condition of the original lease otherwise in effect as to both landlord and tenant
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Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Landlord-Tenant
Customer: replied 11 months ago.
California
Expert:  Law Educator, Esq. replied 11 months ago.
Thank you for your question. I look forward to working with you to provide you the information you are seeking for educational purposes only.
What is your specific question about this matter for us today?
Customer: replied 11 months ago.
Just need an answer to the initial question whether upon expiration of a four year lease when tenant holds over with consent of landlord at higher rent Are the obligations of tenant and landlord pursuant to the original terms and conditions of the initial lease
Expert:  Law Educator, Esq. replied 11 months ago.
Thank you for your reply.
Upon expiration of the original lease, the lease may continue forward as a hold over, even if the rent amount changes, with the other terms of the lease remaining in force. So when the parties agree to a new rent amount, the initial terms of the lease can remain and most all commercial leases have such a clause about holdover tenancies.