A work for hire agreement is a kind of written contract that is used when a person works for a contractor on a certain project. Both parties have to agree to this contract. You may also benefit from visiting some of the properties they manage to see if the buildings are well maintained and occupied. Some owners will even call on their vacant properties posing as a potential renter to test customer service skills and responsiveness. Property managers have a lengthy list of responsibilities and are critical to your success as a property owner. You want someone you can trust with your property, income and reputation. When you meet with them, you'll want to try to trust your first impressions. Do they seem to listen to your concerns? This is a task for hire agreement between a musician and a company or music group. Desired changes can be made accordingly. Termination with noticeIf either party wants to terminate the agreement it can be done so with notice. The agreement includes a provision for ending the contract and how many days' notice must be given.