Who’s in My House? 3 Steps to Evict a Roommate Not on the Lease

No one wants to have to resort to the option of evicting someone. However, whether it’s a friend or relative that is not leaving of their own accord, you might need to resort to legal eviction. So, how do you go about kicking out someone who hasn’t signed your apartment lease? We know this is…… Continue reading Who’s in My House? 3 Steps to Evict a Roommate Not on the Lease

Clauses You Must Include In A Roommate Agreement

According to a recent survey, one-in-three U.S. adults have had an adult roommate. Americans are mainly sharing their living space to cut costs. But for many, cohabitating is a necessity, not just a preference. Whether you’re living with your best friend or an almost stranger you found on a roommate finder app, having a roommate agreement…… Continue reading Clauses You Must Include In A Roommate Agreement

Can I Evict A Roommate During COVID In NYC?

Living in close proximity with someone means it’s natural to bump heads from time-to-time. Especially if you’re sharing a tiny NYC apartment. But in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, tensions can get even higher. You may be at a point where you feel like you’ve tried everything. Maybe you’re considering telling your roommate you’re…… Continue reading Can I Evict A Roommate During COVID In NYC?

What Happens If One Roommate Breaks The Lease?

It’s only natural that a group of roommates find themselves in a situation where a roommate breaks the lease. This could cause confusion regarding the rental agreement and readjusting the house budget. Their reason could be a new job, end of their studies, or a job that demands relocation or a significant other they could…… Continue reading What Happens If One Roommate Breaks The Lease?

4 Things to Include in a Roommate Agreement

If you’re tirelessly having to ask for bill money, seeing someone have a 3 week sleepover, or wondering where the smell of cigarettes is coming from you may have not taken the time to create a roommate agreement. Having roommates in NYC is often an economical necessity. Choosing the right roommates is half the battle…… Continue reading 4 Things to Include in a Roommate Agreement

Agreement With Roommates & Why You Need One.

These days it’s common for even the hardest working young professionals to have roommates well into their careers as a way to save money. So maintaining a peaceful coexistence in your shared living space couldn’t be more important. That’s where a roommate agreement comes in. Whether you’re best friends or strangers, getting along with your…… Continue reading Agreement With Roommates & Why You Need One.