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Homeowner’s Association Ban on Political Signs Found Unconstitutional

According to a recent decision by the Supreme Court of New Jersey, a homeowner’s association cannot prohibit residents from posting political signs in the windows of their own homes. In Mazdabrook Commons Homeowner’s Assn. v. Kahn, 2012 N.Y.LEXIS 688 (2012), … Continue reading

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Short Sales May Have Tax Consequences

            A “short sale” occurs when a mortgage lender allows a Seller to sell their property for less than the balance owed on any outstanding mortgage(s). Most lenders waive their right to pursue the short fall and cancel or forgive … Continue reading

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The Attorney Review Clause

In New Jersey, all realtor-prepared contracts for the sale of residential real estate, containing one to four dwelling units and most leases, must contain an attorney review clause.  The attorney review clause, approved by the Supreme Court of New Jersey, … Continue reading

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About Janet C. Navarro

Janet C. Navarro, Esq. is a solo practitioner who grew up in Morris County, New Jersey. She primarily handles residential and commercial real estate transactions for individuals, businesses and estates. Prior to opening her own law practice in 2009, Janet … Continue reading

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