Check out other rental-related articles here: Latest Real Estate Updates March 2018: Stamp Duty and Subsidized Apartments for Divorcees and The Increase in Stamp Tax to the Buyer Will Not Stop the Dynamics of the Real Estate Market A fixed-term rental created on or after July 9, 2004 ends at the end of its term. The landlord and tenant do not have to issue notices of termination. You or your tenant can also terminate the tenancy prematurely by mutual agreement or if there is an interruption clause in the lease. Technically, a lease must be stamped before tenants sign it. However, for practical reasons, this almost never happens. In reality, a lease can still be stamped without penalty if it is concluded within the following period: completely misleading.