Legally, however, the tenant has the right to reside in the property until the end of the lease. In the event of an illegal eviction, the tenant could resort to a case before the Small Claims Court if the rental agreement does not exceed two years. If you have something to share or contribute, please email email@example.com. Please look for another Michelle Sandlin moving item “On the Move” in today`s jobs section. Pollard said one of the best tactics to analyze the GME`s budget and see if it`s possible to find a house under budget and then be willing to offer more money to make the homeowner more pleasant for the diplomatic clause. Extract from the general conditions of sale and the rental rules and practices in force in the canton of Geneva (this text is only available in French) (cf. We are pr`s, we signed a 2-year lease, then we signed a 2-year extension. We are 14 months in extension of 2 years. My husband is transferred from Singapore, so we have to break our contract. We terminated our landlord for two months, but she legally insists that we pay the full amount of the existing contract. The renewal of the contract does not contain anything in case of breach of contract.