Rent Control Board

The Rent Control Board is charged with the powers of executing the Rent Control section (Chapter 402, Article I) of the Township Code.  

The Rent Control Board shall consist of five members who shall be appointed by the Township Council.  The term of office of the members of the Rent Control Board shall be for four years each.

Board Members

Patrick Hanley (Chairperson) - Term Ends  6/30/2023

Willola Ashley - Term Ends  6/30/2023

Sean Byrnes - Term Ends  6/30/2024

Gerard Tamburino - Term Ends 6/30/2021

vacancy - Terms Ends 6/30/2022

Board Staff

Rent Control Administrator / Board Secretary:  Kristine Gould

Board Attorney: Alexander J. Graziano, Esq. 

Contact:  (973) 857-4767

Contact the Rent Control Board Staff


2021 RENT CONTROL BOARD MEETING DOCUMENTS

Rent Control Board Meeting Agendas & Minutes

Watch Meetings Online Now


TENANT APPLICATIONS & FORMS

Tenant Complaint Form

Tenant Voluntary Vacancy Certification

Appeal of Rent Control Administrator's Decision - coming soon


LANDLORD APPLICATIONS

Vacancy Allowance Application

Landlord Certification in Absence of Tenant Voluntary Vacancy Certification

Capital Improvement Application

Hardship Rent Increase Application

Appeal of Rent Control Administrator's Decision - coming soon


LANDLORD/TENANT REGISTRATION STATEMENTS & CHANGE IN TENANCY FORM

Annual Landlord/Tenant Registration Statement - due July 1 of each year

Excel Format of Annual Landlord/Tenant Registration Statement (may be used in lieu of Page 2 of the PDF Statement)

Change in Tenancy Form - due within 30 calendar days of a change in tenancy


RESOURCES

Rent Control Ordinance - effective March 28, 2021

Township Property Maintenance Code - adopted May 2021

International Property Maintenance Code

Consumer Price Index (C.P.I.) Chart

List of Rent Controlled Properties in Verona

U.S. Tenant Rights, Laws & Protections

NJ Department of Community Affairs - Bureau of Homeowner Protection

Truth in Renting

Tenants' Rights in New Jersey - a legal manual for tenants in New Jersey


COVID 19 RESOURCES

COVID-19 Emergency Rental Assistance Program Phase II (CVERAP Phase II)

Opening March 22, 2021, the COVID-19 Emergency Rental Assistance Program Phase II (CVERAP Phase II) will provide rental arrears and temporary rental assistance to low- and moderate-income households that have had a substantial reduction in income, have qualified for unemployment benefits, incurred significant costs, or experienced a financial hardship due, directly, or indirectly, to the COVID-19 pandemic. Nan McKay & Associates has been authorized by the New Jersey Department of Community Affairs to assist in the administration of CVERAP Phase II and to communicate with applicants and landlords. Click here to apply: https://njdca.onlinepha.com/