No Certificate of Occupancy is Not a Bar to Eviction

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Way back when in 2001 a New Jersey landlord that had grounds to evict a tenant for non-payment of rent or for other causes under landlord tenant law, could be barred simply because the property did not have a certificate of occupancy. Although the requirements vary from town to town, a certificate of occupancy is […]

What You Need to Know about Property Deeds in New Jersey

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Some say variety is the spice of life. Well, in New Jersey, there is potpourri (no pun intended) of deeds and you better know which one you are receiving at a real estate closing.  So, property deeds are signed written instruments for transferring the title of property from a seller to a buyer. Yes lackluster, […]