Acceptance of Credit Cards for Rent Payments Bill Signed Into Law

Last week, Governor Murphy signed A-4182/S-2873 requiring landlords to allow tenants to make rent payments using a credit card during COVID-19 as well as for one year following the end of the emergency into law. This law is effective immediately.  Landlords may hold a tenant responsible for transaction fees associated with card acceptance. 

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Renters Have 2 Weeks To Apply For Aid

Renters Have 2 Weeks To Apply For AidGreat interview with POA Past President Derek Reed, Esq. of Ehrlich Petriello Gudin Plaza and Reed P.C. discussing the approaching deadline.  NJ Renters Have 2 Weeks To Apply For Rental Aid As Eviction Moratorium Sunsets | WNYC...

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Eviction Moratorium Update

Eviction Moratorium UpdateOn August 5, 2021, New Jersey’s Governor signed NJ S.B. 3691/A.B. 5685 (2021), which will officially end New Jersey’s Eviction Moratorium in waves based on income level beginning August 31, 2021. After August 31, 2021, landlords may evict...

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NJ’s Eviction Prevention Program

NJ's Eviction Prevention Program  New Jersey’s Eviction Prevention Program will pay up to two years of rent arrears and future rent, as well as utility assistance, for low-, moderate-, and middle-income households that have experienced an economic impact due to...

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NJ CVERAP II

NJ CVERAP IIThe State of New Jersey, through the Department of Community Affairs (DCA), has opened a $350 million rental assistance program to help COVID-impacted tenants with past due rent, future rent, and utilities. Note: You must be a current tenant.  While there...

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Renters Have 2 Weeks To Apply For Aid

Renters Have 2 Weeks To Apply For AidGreat interview with POA Past President Derek Reed, Esq. of Ehrlich Petriello Gudin Plaza and Reed P.C. discussing the approaching deadline.  NJ Renters Have 2 Weeks To Apply For Rental Aid As Eviction Moratorium Sunsets | WNYC...

POA Chooses Holiday Charity Partners

POA Chooses Holiday Charity PartnersThis year we will be foregoing our normal holiday networking event with the hope that you will donate to our chosen charity The Community Food Bank of NJ. Although we normally get together and collect toys we thought with all the...

DCA Announces COVID-19 Emergency Rental Assistance Application Period Closes on December 15, 2021

DCA Announces COVID-19 Emergency Rental Assistance Application Period Closes on December 15, 2021The New Jersey Department of Community Affairs (DCA) announced that the second Phase of the COVID-19 Emergency Rental Assistance Program (CVERAP) and Eviction Protection...

Eviction Moratorium Update

Eviction Moratorium UpdateOn August 5, 2021, New Jersey’s Governor signed NJ S.B. 3691/A.B. 5685 (2021), which will officially end New Jersey’s Eviction Moratorium in waves based on income level beginning August 31, 2021. After August 31, 2021, landlords may evict...

Casualty Losses and Their Tax Deductibility

Casualty Losses and Their Tax DeductibilityAmidst climate changes and other natural disasters from coast to coast, suffering damages to personal property is unfortunately something that is becoming more and more prevalent. However, one of the few things that makes the...

Update on Warrants of Removal/Reissuance of Expired Warrants

Update on Warrants of Removal/Reissuance of Expired WarrantsNOTICE TO THE BARLANDLORD TENANT-RELAXATION OF RULE 6:7-l(d) ("WARRANT OF REMOVAL,ISSUANCE, EXECUTION"); REISSUANCE OF EXPIRED WARRANTSThe moratorium on evictions pursuant to Executive Order 106 prohibited...

Update on Reissuance of Expired Warrants of Removal

Update on Reissuance of Expired Warrants of RemovalSUPREME COURT OF NEW JERSEYIT IS ORDERED, pursuant to N.J. Const., Art. VI, sec. 2, par. 3, thateffective immediately, the provisions of Rule 6:7-l(d) ("Warrant of Removal;Issuance, Execution") of the Rules Governing...

NJ’s Eviction Prevention Program

NJ's Eviction Prevention Program  New Jersey’s Eviction Prevention Program will pay up to two years of rent arrears and future rent, as well as utility assistance, for low-, moderate-, and middle-income households that have experienced an economic impact due to...

Governor Murphy Signs Sweeping Housing Eviction Prevention and Utility Assistance Bill

Governor Murphy Signs Sweeping Housing Eviction Prevention and Utility Assistance BillThis press release has been updated with signing statements for S-3691 and A-4463. DCA Surpasses Milestone of Delivering Over $100 Million in Federal Emergency Rental Assistance...

Bergen County Emergency Rental Assistance Program

COVID-19 & SBA Economic Disaster Loan InformationLike you, we're closely monitoring the quickly developing effects of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. We have received several calls from members concerned about the effects of the moratorium on evictions. We...

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