Free Cohabitation Agreement
Cohabitation Agreements are used by couples who are living together but have no immediate plans for marriage. This agreement sets out the financial condition of both parties at the onset of the cohabitation arrangement, how living expenses will be paid and if earnings will be kept separate. This agreement can easily be adapted to fit your needs as a couple.
Disclaimer:This was not drafted by an attorney & should not be used as a legal document.
This Cohabitation Agreement (the "Agreement") is made and effective on _________ (Date), by and between __________________________________________________ (“Cohabitant 1”) and ______________________________________________________________ (“Cohabitant 2").
WHEREAS, the Cohabitants wish to reside and cohabitate together at:
WHEREAS, the Cohabitants wish to establish their respective rights and responsibilities regarding each other's income and property and the income and property that may be acquired, either separately or together, during the period of cohabitation.
WHEREAS, The Cohabitants have made a full and complete disclosure to each other of all of their financial assets and liabilities.
NOW, THEREFORE, for and in consideration of the premises and the mutual covenants and agreements hereinafter set forth and other good and valuable consideration, as set forth herein, the parties agree as follows:
The Cohabitants agree to divide the household expenses as follows:
Monthly Expenses Cohabitant No. 1 Cohabitant No. 2
Rent or Mortgage $____________________ $____________________
Telephone $____________________ $____________________
Gas $____________________ $____________________
Electricity $____________________ $____________________
Water & Sewer $____________________ $____________________
Homeowners/Renters $____________________ $____________________
Groceries $____________________ $____________________
Cleaning Supplies $____________________ $____________________
TOTAL EXPENSES $____________________ $____________________
IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the parties hereto have executed this Agreement as of the date first above written.