RENT: The rent is due on the first day of each month in advance and without demand. No monthly statements will be sent to tenant. Manager reserves the right to require that rent and other charges be paid in cash, certified check or money order. If rental payments are not paid in full within ten (10) days of; the due date, including Late Charge, and / or, check Returned Charge, Management may, at its option, declare the Tenant in default. No written notice need be given of default. Tenant further covenants with Management that at the expiration of the term of this rental agreement, peaceable possession of the storage unit shall be given to the Management, in as good condition as when first delivered to Tenant, normal wear and tear accepted; and the Tenant agrees not to let, sublet, or assign the whole or any part of the storage unit without prior written consent of the Management. Tenant agrees not to affix shelving or other articles to the walls, ceiling or doors. Tenant must provide his own lock and keep unit locked at all times, using only one lock per unit door hasp.
The Monthly Rental rate, deposit amount, late charge, cut-lock, and returned check charge are each subject to increase on day one (1) of each month. Tenant shall be given thirty (30) days written notice of such increases and this rental agreement shall be deemed to be so altered if the Tenant continues his occupancy beyond the effective date of the increase. Notice shall be deemed given when Management deposits first-class mail, postage prepaid to Tenant at address given on this Lease or official change of address. Tenant shall apprise Management of any change in his/her mailing address in writing within twenty (20) days of such change. If using Credit Card, all Credit Card information must be kept current with Management.
LATE CHARGES AND OTHER FEES: Tenant agrees to pay Manager a $10(ten dollar) late fee if rent is received after the 10th of the month. Tenant agrees to pay Manager a $30(thirty dollar) bad check charge for any returned check. A returned check is subject to a charge of $30, which shall be considered part of the rental. Tenant shall be in default and the storage unit over-locked by Management, until amount of the returned check, returned check charge, and any additional charges due are paid in full. Payment must be made by money order or certified check. Mailed payments must be postmarked by day seven (7) of the month to avoid Late Charge. All payments made to Manager pursuant to this rental agreement shall be applied first to administrative and late charges, then the balance to accrued and unpaid rent.
PAYMENT PROCESSING: If you provide your bank account information above, you: (i) authorize us to initiate electronic fund transfers or use any other commercial accepted practice to withdraw the payments shown above from the bank account shown above, and (ii) acknowledge that the origination of ACH transactions to your account must comply with the U.S. law and the Rules of the National Automated Clearing House Association. If you provided your credit/debit card information above, you authorize us to charge your credit/debit card account for the payments shown above to the card account shown above.
You also authorize us to debit the bank account or charge the credit/debit card account shown above for any other amounts due hereunder or any changes in the amounts and payments due because the rental terms have changed or additional rental agreements between you and us that relate to this rental agreement. This Authorization will remain in full force and effect until we receive a written notice from you, of its termination in such time and manner as to allow us and others involved with the debits and charges, a reasonable opportunity to act upon your request. By signing below, you agree to the terms of this Authorization and represent that you have the necessary authority with respect to the bank account or credit/debit card account identified above to authorize the debits, withdrawals, and charges specified in this Authorization.
TERMINATION: This rental agreement expires on the last day of each month. Management may terminate this rental agreement at its option, or if Tenant is not in full compliance with the terms of this rental agreement. TENANT’S FAILURE TO VACATE THE STORAGE UNIT OR REMOVE THEIR LOCK BY THE LAST DAY OF THE MONTH AUTOMATICALLY RENEWS THIS RENTAL AGREEMENT CHARGES FOR ONE (1) MONTH. This rental agreement will be renewed unless revoked by Management. The term of the tenancy shall continue on a month-to-month basis until terminated. Fifteen (15) days advanced written notice given by Manager or Tenant to the other party will terminate this tenancy. (email is acceptable, but CP Self Storage must receive it and reply to it) Tenant must leave the space swept clean and in good condition. Tenant is responsible for all damages. No prorated refunds will be allowed for the Tenant moving out before the end of the month. One month minimum rental. A unit is to be emptied and swept clean. There are no prorated rent refunds in the event the unit is vacated before the end of the month. Tenant pays for the whole month at the first of each month.
SECURITY DEPOSIT: The Security Deposit in the amount of $40 will be required at the time of signing. If notice to vacate is given fifteen (15) days prior to the first day of any month, all rents have been paid current, and storage unit is left completely vacant, undamaged and clean, the deposit will be refunded. Please allow two (2) weeks for processing. Penalties will be assessed for repairs, clean-out, late charges, or removal of lock and will be deducted from your deposit. If the penalties exceed the amount of the deposit, the Tenant is responsible for paying the difference. It is acknowledged that the Security Deposit will not be held in trust and shall bear Tenant no interest.
DISPOSAL OF PROPERTY: Manager may dispose of any property left in the storage space by Tenant after the Tenant has terminated tenancy. Tenant shall be responsible for paying all costs for disposing of such property. Trash disposal is not provided for by Manager.
DEFAULT: Management may, at his option, take possession (by over-locking the storage unit with management’s lock) of the goods in the storage unit, on or after day ten (10) of the month, if full payment is not received by that date.
Subject to applicable law, after 60 days, the personal property in Storage unit may be sold to satisfy the lien if Tenant is in default. Management shall have a lien on all personal property stored within each Storage Unit for rent, labor, or expenses reasonably incurred in the sale, pursuant of Iowa Code, Iowa Self-Storage Facility Act, Chapter 578A Statues. All moving, storage and/or sales costs associated with sale of goods shall be borne by Tenant. After a lien against the personal property in the unit arises, ONLY A PAYMENT IN THE FULL AMOUNT OF THE LIEN WILL BE ACCEPTED TO SATISFY THE LIEN. PARTIAL PAYMENTS WILL NOT STOP ANY AUCTION PROCEDURES OR LEGAL ACTIONS.
In the event of Tenant’s default, Management may, at his option, CUT OFF THE TENANT’S LOCK AT TENANT’S EXPENSE, TO APPRAISE STORED GOODS FOR SALE. The administrative charge for lock cutting is $30. Management may at this time move property to another location to be stored and Tenant agrees to be solely liable for any damage, loss or expenses incurred by his action, and the parties agree that Management shall have a lien upon all personal property stored in the unit to secure payment of this charge, including all other charges owed to Management. If the rental account is brought current, the Management shall remove its lock. IT IS THE TENANT’S RESPONSIBILITY TO REPLACE HIS LOCK AT THE TIME OF PAYMENT TO INSURE THE SECURITY OF HIS STORAGE UNIT AND TO SECURE HIS STORAGE UNIT BY A LOCK (only one lock per unit door hasp). AT ALL TIMES, MANAGEMENT WILL NOT SUPERVISE USE OF UNIT IN ANY WAY. THE SAFETY OF ITEMS STORED BY THE TENANT IS THE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE TENANT. MANAGEMENT DOES SUGGEST THE TENANT HAVE INSURANCE ON ALL PERSONAL ITEMS!
INSURANCE: Tenant acknowledges that does not carry insurance which in any way covers any loss whatsoever that Tenant may have or claim by renting the Storage Unit. All property stored in the Storage Unit shall be Tenants sole risk. Manager recommends that Tenant, at Tenant’s expense, maintain a policy of fire, extended coverage endorsement, burglary, vandalism and malicious mischief insurance for the actual cash value of the stored property. Tenant assumes all risk of loss to stored property.
RELEASE OF OPERATOR’S LIABILITY FOR PROPERTY DAMAGE: The storage unit shall not be used as a residence or warehouse. Tenant shall comply with all applicable federal, state and local laws and ordinances and shall not place or keep in the storage unit explosives, environmental hazards, flammable liquids, contraband or other goods prohibited by the law and agrees to abide by any rules promulgated by Management governing the use of these storage units. Tenant shall not permit damage to the storage unit and shall indemnify and hold Management harmless from any claim or cause of action arising out of Tenant’s use of the storage unit.
Tenant assumes responsibility for any loss or damage to property stored by Tenant in the storage unit and may or may not elect to provide insurance coverage for the same. MANANGEMENT DOES NOT MAINTAIN INSURANCE FOR THE BENEFIT OF TENANT, WHICH IN ANY WAY COVERS ANY LOSS WHATSOEVER THAT TENANT MAY HAVE OR CLAIM BY RENTING THE STORAGE SPACE OR STORAGE UNIT AND EXPRESSLY RELEASES MANAGEMENT FROM ANY LOSSES AND/OR DAMAGES TO SAID PROPERTY CAUSED BY FIRE, THEFT, WATER, RAINSTORMS, TORNADO, EXPLOSION, RIOT, RODENTS, CIVIL DISTURBANCES, INSECTS, SONIC BOOM, LAND VEHICLES, UNLAWFUL ENTRY, OR ANY OTHER CAUSE WHATSOEVER, NOR SHALL MANAGEMENT BE LIABLE TO TENANT AND/OR TENANT’S GUEST OR INVITES OR AGENTS WHILE ON OR ABOUT MANAGEMENT STORAGE UNIT. MANAGEMENT IS NOT IN ANY WAY RESPONSIBLE FOR PROPERTY DAMAGE, OR PERSONAL INJURY, CAUSED BY INCLIMATE WEATHER. (ICE, SNOW, WIND, HAIL, RAIN, LIGHTNING, ETC) MANAGEMENT PREFERS NOT TO HAVE ANYONE ON STORAGE UNIT DURING INCLIMATE WEATHER CONDITIONS. PLEASE WAIT FOR A BETTER DAY WHEN CONDITIONS ARE SAFER IF POSSIBLE!
Management will have the right in the event of an emergency to enter the storage unit with whatever reasonable force is necessary.
LEGAL TERMS: In the event Management is required to obtain the services of an attorney to enforce any of the provisions of this rental agreement, Tenant agrees to pay in addition to the sums due hereunder, an additional amount as and for attorney’s fees and cost incurred.
Landlord and Tenant waive their respective rights to trial by jury of any cause of action, claim, counterclaim or cross complaint in any action brought by either Landlord against Tenant or Tenant against Landlord on any matter arising out of or in any connected with this rental agreement, Tenant’s use or occupancy of the storage unit, or any claim of bodily injury or property damage or the enforcement of any remedy under any law, statute, or regulation.
Any right granted herein to Management may be exercised by Management’s Rental Agent or other representative or agent.
This rental agreement contains the entire agreement between the parties regarding the subject matter herein and may not be amended except in writing signed by Management. The covenants herein contained shall extend to and be binding upon the parties hereto, their heirs, executors, administrators, & permitted assigns.
The Lessor reserves the right to use video surveillance, and has posted signs stating such as a theft deterrent. However, the Lessor makes no guarantee or offer to the Tenant that such surveillance equipment is (in fact) installed, or is in actual operation at any given time.
The unit size is a description and an approximate size of a unit. Please inspect unit to make sure it will meet your needs. Tenant has inspected the storage unit and accepts said storage unit “AS IS” and “WHERE IS” without any representations or warranties from or by Management. Tenant by signing below agrees the storage unit is in good condition.
THIS IS A LEGAL DOCUMENT. DO NOT SIGN THIS RENTAL AGREEMENT UNTIL YOU HAVE READ IT AND FULLY UNDERSTAND THE COVENANTS AND CONDITIONS CONTAINED HEREIN. YOU ACKNOWLEDGE RECEIPT OF YOUR SIGNED AGREEMENT, WHICH YOU SHOULD KEEP FOR YOUR RECORDS AND TO PROTECT YOUR LEGAL RIGHTS. THE LIEN RIGHTS OF MANAGEMENT AND TENANT OF SELF-STORAGE FACILTITIES ARE DEFINED IN IOWA LAW CHAPTER 578A, KNOWN AS THE “IOWA SELF-STORAGE FACILITY LIEN ACT.”
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This website and related platforms are offered to you conditioned on your acceptance without modification of all the terms, conditions, and notices set forth below (collectively, the “agreement”). By accessing or using this website in any manner, you agree to be bound by the agreement. If you do not accept all of these terms and conditions, please do not use this website or related platforms. We reserve the right at any time, at our sole discretion, to change or otherwise modify the Agreement without prior notice, and your continued access or use of this website or its related platforms signifies your acceptance of the updated or modified agreement. Be sure to return to this page to review the most current version of the agreement.
You are at least 18 years of age.
You possess the legal authority to create a binding legal obligation.
You will use this website in accordance with this agreement.
You will only use this website to make legitimate self-storage unit reservation(s) for you or for another person for whom you are legally authorized to act.
All information supplied by you on this website is true, accurate, current and complete.
If you make a reservation or otherwise transact online with CP Self Storage, you will safeguard your login information and will supervise and be completely responsible for login by anyone other than you. We retain the right at our sole discretion to deny anyone access to this website and the self-storage units we offer, at any time and for any reason, including, but not limited to, for violation of this agreement.
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The content and information on this website (including, but not limited to, price and availability of self-storage units), as well as the infrastructure used to provide such content and information, is proprietary to us or our suppliers and providers. While you may make limited copies of your self-storage reservation(s) and related documents for self-storage unit(s) booked through this website, you agree not to otherwise modify, copy, distribute, transmit, display, perform, reproduce, publish, license, create derivative works from, transfer, or sell or re-sell any information, software, products, or units obtained from or through this website.
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Violate the restrictions in any robot exclusion headers on this website or bypass or circumvent other measures employed to prevent or limit access to this website.
Take any action that imposes, or may impose, in our discretion, an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on our infrastructure.
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Your contact information so that we can reply to your complaint, preferably including an email address and telephone number.
A statement that you have a “good faith belief that the material that is claimed as copyright infringement is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law”.
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We suggest that you consult your legal advisor before filing a notice or counter-notice. Also, be aware that you may be liable for damages if you make a false claim of copyright infringement.
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