Do Lease Agreements Need to Be Notarized in New Jersey?

This question is about New Jersey Residential Lease Agreement

Do Lease Agreements Need to Be Notarized in New Jersey?

No, a standard lease agreement in New Jersey does not need to be notarized. The landlord and tenant can choose to have the lease notarized for additional legal protection, but it is not required.

As long as the lease meets the requirements to be legally binding, it does not need to be notarized or witnessed.

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