Can a contract be transferred between entities?
Question Details: If I signed an agreement, not a lease, with the owners of my apartment complex 6 years ago; 3 years ago they sold the apartment to another entity. Can the new entity enforce that agreement if they were not the original signers of the agreement?
Yes, they can. Unless there is a non-assignment provision in the contract which prevents a party from "assigning," or transferring, the contract to another, contracts may be assigned--and commonly are, when a business (e.g. being a landlord) is sold to another.
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