2016 New Jersey Revised Statutes
Title 46 - Property
Section 46:10B-1 - Definitions

NJ Rev Stat § 46:10B-1 (2016) What's This?

46:10B-1. Definitions
As used in this act:

(a) "Mortgage loan" means a loan secured by an interest in real property consisting of land upon which is erected or to be erected, in whole or in part with the proceeds of such loan, a structure containing one, two, three, four, five or six dwelling units, a portion of which structure may be used for nonresidential purposes and upon which interest is taken or contracted for at a rate in excess of $6.00 for the forbearance of $100.00 for a year;

(b) "Mortgagor" includes any person other than a corporation liable for the payment of a mortgage loan, and the owner of the real property which secures the payment of a mortgage loan;

(c) "Prepayment" of a mortgage loan means the payment in full of the balance owing on a mortgage loan at any time prior to the time limited for the final payment of such loan in an instrument evidencing such loan.

L.1968, c. 54, s. 1, eff. June 6, 1968. Amended by L.1979, c. 85, s. 2, eff. May 10, 1979.


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