On Friday, May 29, Governor Phil Murphy and Lt. Governor Sheila Oliver announced the creation of a $100 million Short-term Rental Assistance Program. The program will be open to low- and moderate-income households facing a substantial loss of income or job loss due to COVID-19. While many of the details of the program are still unknown, further […]

The New Jersey Regional Operations & Intelligence Center (NJ ROIC) recently issued a list of businesses that are permitted, or not permitted, to operate under the current Executive Orders and Administrative Orders.  Specifically, the list clearly states that swimming pools and fitness centers at apartment communities are required to be closed.  Furthermore, the guidance reminds […]

During a press conference on Friday, April 24, Governor Murphy announced new measures to assist renters and home owners during the COVID-19 crisis. Specifically, the Governor signed Executive Order 128, which allows renters to use their security deposit to pay rent. The EO provides that: Residential tenants may request in writing (including electronically) that they would […]