Roommate Agreement Template

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ROOMMATE AGREEMENT
This Agreement made this ______ day of ________________, 20___, is made by and
between
____________________________,
____________________________,
____________________________,
____________________________,
WHEREAS, the parties hereto have, on the _______ day of _________________, 20____,
signed a lease for ________________________________ (address) for a term lasting from
___________________ to ______________________, a copy of which is attached hereto,
and plan to reside on said premises; and
WHEREAS, the parties wish to provide for the sharing of responsibilities in the renting of said
premises.
IT IS THEREFORE AGREED:
1. That each of the parties agrees to follow the rules and conditions set out in the attached
lease.
2. That each of the parties agrees to One ___________ (1/__)* of the following expenses
incurred in relation to the leased premises: (check if applicable):
___ rent ($_______/mo.)
____ general maintenance and upkeep
____ gas
____ food
____ electricity
____ damages not due to the negligence identified party
____ telephone service
____ other _______________________
____water
ROOMMATE AGREEMENT
This Agreement made this ______ day of ________________, 20___, is made by and
between
____________________________,
____________________________,
____________________________,
____________________________,
WHEREAS, the parties hereto have, on the _______ day of _________________, 20____,
signed a lease for ________________________________ (address) for a term lasting from
___________________ to ______________________, a copy of which is attached hereto,
and plan to reside on said premises; and
WHEREAS, the parties wish to provide for the sharing of responsibilities in the renting of said
premises.
IT IS THEREFORE AGREED:
1. That each of the parties agrees to follow the rules and conditions set out in the attached
lease.
2. That each of the parties agrees to One ___________ (1/__)* of the following expenses
incurred in relation to the leased premises: (check if applicable):
___ rent ($_______/mo.)
____ general maintenance and upkeep
____ gas
____ food
____ electricity
____ damages not due to the negligence identified party
____ telephone service
____ other _______________________
____water
If any of the parties pays more than the One ____________ (1/__) share, the other party
agrees to reimburse the first party.
This means one divided by the number of roommates. For example, in a house hold with 3
roommates, each member's share would be One-Third (1/3).
3. Each party agrees to pay for long distance telephone calls he or she makes.
4. A security or damage deposit in the amount of $______________ (circle appropriate one)
owner/agent/tenant: ___________(name). The parties agree that the total deposit is
$__________ and that each tenant's portion is $____________. Unless otherwise stated in
the lease, the tenants agree to request that the landlord return the
deposit in the following manner:
__________________________________________________________________
_______________________________________________________.
In the event that one roommate subleases their room to a new tenant, and unless otherwise
stipulated in the lease, the security deposit exchange shall be conducted in the following way:
__________________________________________________________________
__________________________________________________________________
__________________________________________________________________
__________________________________________________________________
__________________________________________________________________.
5. Each of the parties agrees to pay his/her share of the rent, utilities and phone in a timely
manner during the entire term of the lease unless the following conditions are met:
a. the party, at his/her expense, arranges to sublet his/her share to a subtenant,
b. the subtenant is acceptable to the remaining parties, who will not unreasonably
withhold their acceptance,
c. the owner/manager consents in writing to the subtenant.
6. That repairs or improvements to the premises, the cost of which are to be shared by the
parties, in excess of $____________ in cost, shall be approved in advance.
7. If pets are permitted under the lease, each pet owner shall be solely responsible for all
damages caused by his or her pet. This includes, but is not limited to, damage to furniture,
carpeting, doors, lawn and garden.
8. Additional provisions (rules for music, smoking, housecleaning, etc.):
_________________________________________________________________
_________________________________________________________________
_________________________________________________________________
________________________________________________________________.
Each Roommate Sign Below:
____________________________,
____________________________,
____________________________,
____________________________,
(Each roommate should keep a copy for their records and give a copy to the landlord).*
* A roommate agreement is not binding on the landlord. For further information, for
assistance in understanding lease terms such as "joint and several liability", or for assistance
in resolving roommates disputes, call the COMMUNITY MEDIATION SERVICE at
(303) 441-4364

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