New Jersey Leases and Rental Agreements Laws
|Code Section||46:8-10; 46:8-21.1, 2|
|Terms of Leases||Holdover converts to month-to-month tenancy absent agreement to the contrary|
|Deposits||Limit 1 ? months rent; interest on deposit required; any damages subtracted from deposit must be itemized and balance of deposit must be returned within 30 days of termination|
|Discrimination||No discrimination on basis of race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, marital status, affectionate or sexual orientation, familial status, or sex; retirement communities exempted|
|Uniform Residential Landlord & Tenant Act Adopted?||No|
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