Roommate Agreements

Why you need a roommate agreement

When you're living with anyone it's important to have an agreement in place so it's clear what's expected of the arrangement. Even if you live with a friend it's worth having something in writing so everything's clear and there are no unexpected surprises further down the line.

An agreement should include at least these basic elements:

New York and Roommate Agreements

It's especially important to have something in writing in New York as the rented accommodation market is so vast and there are several different situations you could find yourself living in. These include:

With so many different scenarios it's vital to make sure everyone involved knows exactly what the arrangement is (don't just assume you know what someone else expects).

We'll add more info on roommate agreements as the site goes live so check back for more information.