Renters, when is it right to break a lease? One of the advantages of renting versus owning a home is that you’re not burdened with the task of trying to sell the property if you move. That doesn’t mean, however, that you can just walk away from a lease agreement before it’s set to expire without facing some kind of penalty. Even so, if you’re a renter looking to move onto the property market, sometimes a home is too good to pass up, causing you to consider breaking your lease. Here are some tips for doing it the right way.