A rental agreement is a kind of rental agreement that you enter into with the person with whom you reside to reimburse the rent. 🌸 It is common for people with disabilities to live with friends or family while waiting for permission from SSI. Sometimes people make a deal that, although they don`t have an income now, they reimburse the rent or incidentals to their friends or family as soon as they receive their reimbursement. Please call Paul Baker Law Office today or visit us on our website for a free consultation. 🌷 A rental loan agreement signed before the person applying for SSI covers the entire additional payment period. Whether it is signed a day before or a year in advance makes no difference, because SSI Backpay never starts before the date of use. 🌷 In examining “benefits in kind”, social security considers three areas: rent, incidental costs and foodstuffs. Leases should include ancillary costs or a separate agreement should be concluded for utilities. “We have a very simple credit agreement for my daughter`s rent, which contains the language that says she will repay any additional rent if she receives income.” I pointed out that my daughter owed me an extra 30 months of rent on our credit agreement. The assistant immediately said that she would make a request for immediate payment of the entire additional payment! 🌷 Some states recognize oral contracts, so if you have not agreed and signed the agreement in advance, it is possible that it will still be accepted.