Bloomfield, NJ asked in Contracts for New Jersey

Q: I agreed to have a neighbor use my parking space. Can I write up a contract asking for rent on this space?

We never discussed a fee. the agreement was December to February.. I was going to present him with a contract before December but I found him parking in my space yesterday. Can I charge him rent for my parking space?

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Morris Leo Greb
Morris Leo Greb
  • Rockaway, NJ
  • Licensed in New Jersey

A: You may charge a rental fee commencing on the date the lease agreement is signed. If you discussed a fee to be charged, you may be able to charge a fee based on an oral agreement. If he refuses and continues to park there, you may file a complaint for trespass.

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