EAST ORANGE, NJ - “In East Orange, we have zero tolerance for landlords who circumvent our laws and prey on individuals and families seeking a place to live. The City of East Orange has a very strict housing code and our inspectors will continue to aggressively enforce it.

For those slumlords who have been renting substandard and unsafe apartments to homeless people in need, you are now on notice: We are coming after you. You have put the safety of entire families, including small children, at risk and you will be swiftly brought to justice.” 

To report any unsafe living conditions in the City of East Orange, please call our Department of Property Maintenance at 973.266.5320.