If the apartment is in his name I recommend you find another place.
Please be advised my answers to questions does not constitute legal advise and you should not rely on it, due to the fact that we have never met, I have not been aprised of the facts in you case nor have I reviewed any documents.
If the two of you had never been married and do not have a child in common this is not a question for a Family Law Forum, as the Family Court would have no jurisdiction over your matter. You should be posting your inquiry in a Landlord / Tenant Forum or some other forum.
Kenneth A. White, Esq.
New Jersey Family Law Attorney
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