2015 Subaru Forester
The 2015 Subaru Forester can be leased for $249 a month right now. (U.S. News and World Report)

Black Friday is a little over three weeks away, and if you’re in the market for a new small SUV, the good news is that you don’t have to wait to take advantage of the best lease deals this month. If you don’t feel like battling the crowds looking for Black Friday deals, there are plenty of lease offers available now with monthly payments of $250 or less. Almost all of these lease offers require at least a couple thousand dollars down, but their low monthly payments mean you’ll have more money to spend on your holiday shopping list. Check out these best small SUV lease deals before you head to the dealership.

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2014 Ford Escape

$149 to $199 a month for 24 months with $2,779 to $4,623 due at signing in some areas

2014 Nissan Rogue Select

$189 a month for 36 months with $2,599 due at signing

2014 Nissan Juke

$189 a month for 39 months with $2,999 due at signing

2015 Subaru Forester

$249 a month for 36 months with $1,949 due at signing

2014 Subaru XV Crosstrek

$249 a month for 42 months with $2,149 due at signing

2015 Jeep Cherokee

$239 a month for 39 months with $2,999 due at signing

2015 Jeep Patriot

$229 a month for 39 months with $2,999 due at signing

2015 Jeep Compass

$229 a month for 39 months with $2,999 due at signing

2015 Kia Sportage

$229 a month for 36 months with $1,999 due at signing

2015 Mini Countryman

$219 to $249 a month for 41 months with $2,653 to $3,129 due at signing, depending on trim

2014 Toyota RAV4

$169 a month for 24 months with $1,999 due at signing

2015 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport

$199 a month for 36 months with $3,398 due at signing

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