Roommate Agreement

Roommate Agreement This agreement is made and entered into on [date] by and between the following roommates:

  1. [Name]
  2. [Name]
  3. [Name] Apartment Address: [Insert address here] Terms and Conditions:
  4. Rent and Utilities: o Each roommate agrees to pay their share of the rent and utilities promptly on or before the agreed-upon due date. o The division of rent and utilities shall be as follows: [Specify how rent and utilities will be divided among roommates].
  5. Security Deposit: o A security deposit of [specify amount] has been paid by each roommate. o Any damages to the apartment or its contents shall be deducted from the security deposit equally unless responsibility can be clearly attributed to one roommate.
  6. Cleaning Responsibilities: o All roommates agree to maintain cleanliness in shared living spaces, including but not limited to the kitchen, bathroom, and common areas. o A cleaning schedule will be established to ensure equitable distribution of cleaning duties among roommates.
  7. Quiet Hours: o Quiet hours shall be observed between [specify start time] and [specify end time] on weekdays and [specify start time] and [specify end time] on weekends to ensure peaceful cohabitation.
  8. Guest Policy: o Roommates agree to communicate with each other in advance regarding overnight guests. o Overnight guests are permitted for a maximum of [specify number of nights] per week per roommate, with prior consent from all other roommates.
  9. Shared Items and Groceries: o Roommates may choose to share certain household items and groceries. o Expenses for shared items and groceries shall be divided equally among roommates unless otherwise agreed upon.
  10. Communication: o Effective communication is essential for maintaining a harmonious living environment. o Roommates agree to address concerns and resolve conflicts through open and respectful communication.
  11. Term and Termination: o This agreement shall commence on [start date] and continue on a month-to-month basis thereafter unless terminated by mutual agreement or by one or more roommates giving [specify notice period] written notice. o In the event of termination, roommates agree to comply with all applicable laws and regulations regarding the return of security deposits and vacating the premises. Signatures: We, the undersigned, hereby acknowledge that we have read and understood the terms and conditions of this roommate agreement and agree to abide by them. [Signature] [Printed Name] [Date] [Signature] [Printed Name] [Date] [Signature] [Printed Name] [Date]

Make sure to customize the agreement according to your specific living situation and preferences. It's also a good idea to review the agreement together with your roommates and make any necessary adjustments before signing.