LEGAL GUIDE
Written by attorney Arthur R Panza

How property owners can remove Occupants who are not tenants in New Jersey

If there is no Landlord and Tenant relationship, New Jersey property owners may need to file ejectment proceedings to remove Occupants who are not tenants. Ejectment proceedings may be filed pursuant to N.J.S.A. 2A:35-1 et seq or N.J.S.A. 2A:39-1 et seq.

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Relief in ejectment proceedings is in accordance with N.J.S.A. 2A:35-1 et seq and/or N.J.S.A. 2A:39-1 et seq. This guide is not offered as legal advice. New Jersey property owners should consult with real estate counsel before proceeding with ejectment proceedings.

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