Leasing New Jersey Apartments

There are exceptions to the blanket rule that a New Jersey tenant who breaks a lease owes the rent for the remaining lease term. You can legally relocate before the lease term expires in the following circumstances. While Starting Active Military Duty If you subscribe to active military duties after signing a lease in New Jersey, you are at liberty to break the lease under federal laws. Eligible persons must be part of the “uniformed services,” that includes; corps of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, the armed forces, the activated National Guard and corps for the Public Health Service. You must also notify your landlord in writing of your…
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