Legal Risks and Downsides of Sharing an Apartment or House With Roommates
Legal obligations and responsibilities of roommates who sign onto the same lease.
When a Roommate Wants to Leave Early
A roommate's decision to leave early can have serious consequences for the cotenants left behind.
Sue Your Roommate for Unpaid Rent
Learn the basics of suing your roommate in small claims court for unpaid rent
Adding a Roommate to the Lease or Rental Agreement
Tips and advice on how to responsibly and smoothly take on a roommate.
Sample Letter to Landlord: Permission to Add a Roommate
Get your landlord’s written okay before moving in a new roommate
How to Evict a Roommate Not on the Lease
How to get an unauthorized tenant, including a boyfriend, girlfriend, or other roommate, to move out of your rental unit.