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Approved Depository Institutions for Escrow/Trust Accounts
Real Estate Trust/Escrow Accounts must be maintained at one of the following approved New Jersey banking institution as of April 2023:
1st Colonial National Bank
Collingswood, NJ
1st Constitution Bank
Cranbury Township, NJ
Alma Bank
Long Island City, NY
Amalgamated Bank
New York, NY
Amboy Bank
Old Bridge, NJ
Automatic Data Processing Federal Credit Union
Roseland, NJ 
Bank of America
Bridgewater, NJ
BBCN Bank (formerly Nara Bank)
Fort Lee, NJ
BCB Bank
Bayonne, NJ
Bogota Savings Bank
Bogota, NJ
Brunswick Bank and Trust
New Brunswick, NJ
Bryn Mawr Trust Company
Blackwood, NJ
Capital One Bank (formerly Northfork Bank)
Melville, NY
Central Bergen Federal Credit Union
Hackensack, NJ
Central Jersey Federal Credit Union
Woodbridge, NJ
Century Savings Bank
Bridgeton, NJ
CFS Bank/Division of New York Community Bank Chase Manhattan Bank
New York, NY
Citibank, Federal Savings Bank
Fort Lee, NJ
Citizens Bank
Pittsburgh, PA
Colonial American Bank
Shrewsbury, NJ
Colonial Bank FSB
Bridgeton, NJ
Columbia Savings Bank
Fair Lawn, NJ
Connect One Bank
Englewood Cliffs, NJ
Cornerstone Bank
Moorestown, NJ
Crest Savings Bank
Wildwood, NJ
Cross River Bank
Teaneck, NJ
Crown Bank, NA
Brick, NJ
Customers Bank
Hamilton, NJ
Enterprise Bank
Bloomfield, NJ
First American Trust, FSB
Santa Ana, CA
First Bank
Williamstown, NJ
First Bank of Sea Isle City
Seaville, NJ
First Choice Bank
Mercerville, NJ
First Commerce Bank (Northern State Bank)
Lakewood, NJ
First Hope Bank, A National Banking
Hope, NJ
First Investors Federal Savings Bank
Woodbridge, NJ
First National Bank of Absecon
Absecon, NJ
First National Bank of Elmer
Elmer, NJ
First Trust
Conshohocken, PA
Fox Chase Bank
Southampton, PA
Franklin Bank
Woodstown, NJ
Freedom Bank
Oradell, NJ
Fulton Bank of New Jersey (formerly The Bank)
Mount Laurel, NJ
Grand Bank, National Association
Hamilton Township, NJ
GSL Savings Bank
Guttenberg, NJ
Haven Savings Bank
Hoboken, NJ  
Heritage Community Bank
Randolph, NJ
Investors Savings Bank
Millburn, NJ
Kearny Federal Savings Bank
Kearny, NJ
Lakeland Bank
Oak Ridge, NJ
Lusitania Savings Bank, FSB
Newark, NJ
M & T Bank
Buffalo, NY
Magyar Savings Bank
New Brunswick, NJ
Manasquan Bank
Manasquan, NJ
Mariner's Bank
Edgewater, NJ
Millville Savings and Loan Association
Millville, NJ
Monroe Savings Bank, SLA
Williamstown, NJ
Bayside, NY
Newfield National Bank
Newfield, NJ
New Millennium Bank
New Brunswick, NJ
New York Community Bank
Westbury, NY
Northfield Bank (acquired Liberty Bank)
Avenel, NJ
NVE Savings Bank
Englewood, NJ
Ocean First Bank
Toms River, NJ
Parke Bank
Sewell, NJ
Peapack-Gladstone Bank
Gladstone, NJ
Pennsville National Bank
Pennsville, NJ
PNC Bank
East Brunswick, NJ
Ponce De Leon Federal Bank
Union City, NJ
Proponent Federal Credit Union
Nutley, NJ
Regal Bank
Livingston, NJ
Republic First Bank (dba Republic Bank)
Cherry Hill, NJ 
Somerset Savings Bank
Bound Brook, NJ
Sovereign Bank
Wyomissing, PA
Spencer Savings Bank, SLA
Garfield, NJ
Sturdy Savings Bank
Cape May Court House, NJ
Summit Federal Savings & Loan Association
Vineland, NJ
Sun National Bank
Vineland, NJ
Susquehanna Bank
Marlton, NJ
TD Bank NA
(Took over Hudson United Bank,
Mahwah, NJ; Interchange Bank,
Saddle Brook, NJ; Commerce Bank)
Team Capital Bank
Phillipsburg, NJ
The Bank of Princeton
Princeton, NJ
The Provident Bank
Jersey City, NJ
Third Federal Savings Bank
Newtown, PA
Tristate Capital Bank
Pittsburgh, PA
Union County Savings Bank
Elizabeth, NJ
Unity Bank
Clinton, NJ
Valley National Bank
Passaic, NJ
Vista Bank, National Association
Phillipsburg, NJ
Wells Fargo Bank
Newark, NJ
Woori America Bank
Fort Lee, NJ
WSFS Bank (Wilmington Savings Funds Society)
Wilmington, DE
Yardville National Bank
Trenton, NJ
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