The Appellate Division Reverses COAH’s Gap Period Requirement

This is big. Affordable housing in New Jersey has taken another major turn in the Court system due to the latest decision in the Appellate Division handed down on July 11, 2016. Most importantly, the Court’s decision holds that the plain language of the Fair Housing Act of 1985 does not require a municipality to […]

COAH’s Third Round Rules Struck Down By New Jersey Supreme Court. Good For Builders?

On September 26, 2013, the New Jersey Supreme Court issued its long awaited decision of In re Adoption of N.J.A.C. 5:96 & 5:97 by N.J. Council on Affordable Housing which upheld and modified the Appellate Division’s decision striking down the Council on Affordable Housing’s (“COAH”) revised third round rules. By way of background, municipalities have […]