378 Apartments for rent in Carteret, NJ

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Starting at $1,600
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Bristol Station
90 Bristol Station Ct
Carteret, NJ
1 Bedroom
$1,600
2 Bedrooms
$1,774
Gated entry, a large pool, 24-hour fitness center and package concierge are just a few of this property's amenities. Apartments include in-unit laundry, plush carpeting and private terraces. Shoppers Square and Staten Island are nearby.
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Starting at $1,400
Updated 24 hrs ago
125 Pershing Avenue
125 Pershing Avenue
Carteret, NJ
1 Bedroom
$1,400
Starting at $1,700
Updated 4 days ago
73 Pulaski Avenue
73 Pulaski Avenue
Carteret, NJ
2 Bedrooms
$1,700
Starting at $1,600
Updated 9 days ago
125 Pershing Avenue
125 Pershing Avenue
Carteret, NJ
2 Bedrooms
$1,600
Starting at $1,750
Updated 12 days ago
52 Sharot Street
52 Sharot Street
Carteret, NJ
3 Bedrooms
$1,750
Starting at $2,000
Updated 12 days ago
62 Ash Street
62 Ash Street
Carteret, NJ
3 Bedrooms
$2,000
Starting at $2,200
Updated 14 days ago
90 Wortylko Street
90 Wortylko Street
Carteret, NJ
4 Bedrooms
$2,200
Starting at $1,100
Updated 16 days ago
54 Wheeler Avenue
54 Wheeler Avenue
Carteret, NJ
1 Bedroom
$1,100
Starting at $2,500
Updated 22 days ago
244 Randolph Street
244 Randolph Street
Carteret, NJ
4 Bedrooms
$2,500
Starting at $1,125
Updated 1 month ago
77 Pershing Ave
77 Pershing Ave
Carteret, NJ
1 Bedroom
$1,125
Starting at $1,500
Updated 1 month ago
96 Sharot Street
96 Sharot Street
Carteret, NJ
2 Bedrooms
$1,500
Starting at $1,375
Updated 2 months ago
2 Carteret Ave Apt 2B
2 Carteret Ave Apt 2B
Carteret, NJ
2 Bedrooms
$1,375
Starting at $1,600
Updated 4 hrs ago
4065 Victory Blvd
4065 Victory Blvd
New York, NY
1 Bedroom
$1,600
Starting at $1,150
Updated 1 day ago
56 Millennium Loop
56 Millennium Loop
New York, NY
1 Bedroom
$1,150
Starting at $1,800
Updated 4 days ago
4069 Victory Blvd, B
4069 Victory Blvd, B
New York, NY
2 Bedrooms
$1,800
Starting at $1,800
Updated 13 days ago
4077 Victory Boulevard
4077 Victory Boulevard
New York, NY
2 Bedrooms
$1,800
Starting at $2,300
Updated 25 days ago
39 Roswell Avenue
39 Roswell Avenue
New York, NY
3 Bedrooms
$2,300
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Starting at $2,120
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Woodmont Station at Cranford
555 South Ave E
Union County, NJ
1 Bedroom
$2,120
2 Bedrooms
$2,780
3 Bedrooms
$3,465
Luxury homes perfect for entertaining, with sleek kitchens, stainless steel appliances and bar-style seating. A short walk from Cranford train station and easy access to Garden State Parkway, perfect for commuters.
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Starting at $2,012
Updated 3 hrs ago
The Park
417 Raritan Rd
Roselle, NJ
1 Bedroom
$2,012
2 Bedrooms
$2,330
Spacious apartment homes with hardwood flooring, granite countertops, in-unit washers and dryers, and private patio or balcony. Pet friendly. Conveniently located with easy access to Westfield Avenue.
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Starting at $1,129
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Harbor Terrace Apartments
18 Harbor Terrace #2K
Perth Amboy, NJ
Studio
$1,129
1 Bedroom
$1,239
2 Bedrooms
$1,539
Situated on Raritan Bay, these 1 and 2-bedroom floor plans are stylish and modern, with amenities like elevator service and on-site laundry. Units are spacious and newly renovated, and the kitchen and bathrooms are modern.
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Starting at $2,100
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The Octagon
888 Main St
New York, NY
Studio
$2,100
1 Bedroom
$3,202
2 Bedrooms
$4,505
Pet-friendly studio and 2-bedroom apartments on historic Roosevelt Island in NYC. Easy travel with stop on main Red Bus line. Modern kitchens with granite counters, hardwood floors, in-unit laundry and patio/balcony. Walk to Lenape Playground.
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Starting at $1,369
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Lindcrest Apartments
1116 N Stiles St
Linden, NJ
1 Bedroom
$1,369
2 Bedrooms
$1,539
Linden Shopping Center and Rahway River Park are easily accessed from this property. Community amenities include on-site laundry, a courtyard and play area. Apartments feature private entrances, renovated eat-in kitchens and patios/balconies.
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Starting at $1,950
Updated 4 hrs ago
111 Cherry Street
111 Cherry Street
Iselin, NJ
3 Bedrooms
$1,950
Starting at $1,700
Updated 4 hrs ago
1009 Green Hollow Drive
1009 Green Hollow Drive
Iselin, NJ
2 Bedrooms
$1,700

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City GuideCarteret

Tired of paying an exorbitant sales tax? Shop in Carteret's Urban Enterprise Zone and reap the savings of a lower than average sales tax.

Carteret was formed in 1906 as a borough of Roosevelt; however, in 1922, the name of the borough was changed to Carteret. The name of the city pays homage to one of the first proprietors of New Jersey, George Carteret, and his son, Philip, who was the first Royal Governor of New Jersey. Since 2000, the population in Carteret increased nearly 10% to 22,844 in 2010.

Moving to Carteret

Because of its small-town feel and big-city opportunities, Carteret is a popular choice for people looking places to rent in NJ. As with any move, the best way to know if it is the town for you is to spend time exploring the various neighborhoods. Walk the downtown area, eat in the restaurants and explore the shops to see if you can picture yourself living in Carteret. Per Zillow, home sales are at their peak during the spring, making the months of March, April and May the prime time to buy in Carteret. Because many of the homes are older, the town of Carteret recommends that all new home buyers have their property inspected prior to signing on the dotted line.

Neighborhoods in Carteret

Dotted with beautiful older homes and mature trees, it is easy to see why so many people fall in love with the town of Carteret. Let's take a look at some of the most popular neighborhoods to get your house or apartment search started on the right foot.

Port Carteret Rd: Located along the water, the homes in the neighborhood of Port Carteret Road are well maintained single-unit residences. Many of the homes were built between 1950 and 1970 and maintain the historic charm and turn-of-the-century details that appeal to so many residents. If you are looking to rent an apartment in Carteret, this neighborhood would be the ideal place to start.

Chrome: Considered by many to be the most popular neighborhood in Carteret, Chrome has gone through a waterfront revitalization project that made it a luxurious area in just a few years. Premier apartments and studio apartments line the streets while single-unit homes can be found in residential areas.

West Carteret: West Carteret is characterized by small homes built in the 1940's and 1950's. Many of the residents have been living here for years because it is a more established neighborhood, giving West Carteret a real sense of community.

Living in Carteret

Shopaholics will appreciate that parts of Carteret are in located in an Urban Enterprise Zone. In short, shopping in this zone is a win-win for business owners and residents because citizens are charged a sales tax lower than the norm in New Jersey.

Because Carteret has gone through a major revitalization project in recent years, the city is becoming more popular for people looking to move. The past 10 years have seen more than $600 million in private investments that help fund outdoor spaces like the Carteret Waterfront Park and Medwick Park, a state-of-the-art community Fitness and Wellness Center and much more.

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