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118 Apartments for rent in South River, NJ

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Last updated July 22 at 10:00am UTC
106 George Street
South River
South River, NJ
Updated July 9 at 11:15pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$2,000
42 Lear Court
, NJ
Updated July 22 at 10:00am UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,250
Results within 1 miles of South River, NJ
12 Fourth Street
, NJ
Updated July 20 at 10:31pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$2,500
279 Cozzens Court
, NJ
Updated July 20 at 10:52am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$1,650
17 LAKE Avenue
, NJ
Updated July 17 at 6:40pm UTC
2 Bedrooms
$1,595
20 Lake Avenue
, NJ
Updated July 17 at 6:40pm UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,375
39 Dallenbach Lane
, NJ
Updated July 13 at 10:41am UTC
3 Bedrooms
$2,150
15 Fifth Street
, NJ
Updated July 12 at 10:50pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$2,100
132 Main Street
Sayreville
Sayreville, NJ
Updated July 10 at 11:02pm UTC
2 Bedrooms
$1,700
5 Vreeland Court
Sayreville
Sayreville, NJ
Updated June 28 at 10:06pm UTC
2 Bedrooms
$1,925
7 Lake Avenue
, NJ
Updated June 22 at 7:20am UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,395
Results within 5 miles of South River, NJ
Parktowne Apartments
11 Raritan Ave
Highland Park, NJ
Updated May 21 at 6:37pm UTC
Studio
$1,250
1 Bedroom
$1,510
2 Bedrooms
$1,835
31 JOSEPH Street
South River
South River, NJ
Updated July 17 at 6:40pm UTC
4 Bedrooms
$2,150
186 Blew Court
, NJ
Updated July 17 at 6:40pm UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,450
City Guide
South River
Moving to South River

Before finalizing the details of your move, keep in mind that South River is very rental friendly. Most people in this area rent their homes. Rental prices vary depending on the size and location of the apartment, but there are many reasonable one- to three-bedroom apartments. Be sure to have a couple of references from previous landlords and income verification. Many landlords like to hedge their bets and will perform a credit check in addition to this documentation. You might find private home rentals in South River less complicated, but when renting from a management company, this is standard.

Neighborhoods in South River

There are no bad areas to live in South River, but there is a range of prices depending on location. South River has three main neighborhoods, each with interesting local flavor and traditional hangouts.

Whitehead Avenue / Kamm Avenue: This area in the southernmost part of South River is the most expensive when it comes to buying real estate, but it also has the largest units available. Even though it is expensive for the U.S. as a whole, it still has some of the more reasonably priced rental homes in the state. The arts are well represented in this area, with the Ballroom Dream Dance Studio offering a variety of lessons.

Main Street / Ferry Street: Here are the most expensive rental units, in large part due to the plentiful water access. This area enjoys miles of riverbank along the South River, making watersports and fishing a part of daily life for many residents.

Borough Center: For smaller units, Borough Center is the best area to look. Most of the rental properties here are one- and two-bedroom apartments. Bissett's Recreation Area offers locals a great place to enjoy the outdoors, play on the water and rest and recharge at the end of a busy week.

South River Logistics

Living in South River has many benefits, not the least of which is the short commute times. Most people have a daily one-way commute of 15 minutes or less. That is well below the national average, and in many cases, locals walk or bike to work. Owning a car is still a good idea, particularly since the entire area tends to migrate down on the shore during the summers, but you might luck into a job that is well within comfortable walking distance.