This guide provides general information regarding the New Jersey Residential Landlord and Tenant Act, along with other information a NJ landlord should know. In addition to the state law, cities within the state may also have their own Landlord and Tenant laws that expand upon state laws. This not a comprehensive discussion of the area of law. It is not intended to replace the advice of counsel. You are encouraged to seek legal counsel from an NJ real estate attorney who can provide you with legal advice specific to your situation and location.
The following links are designed to help answer some of your questions about landlord and tenant law. The information provided here is not intended to cover every situation. The resources listed below contain general legal information that should not be used as a substitute for specific legal advice. Please remember that the law is always changing through actions of the courts and the Legislature. Availalbe only to Premium NJ Landlord Members