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167 Apartments for rent in West Hempstead, NY

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Last updated November 18 at 5:15pm UTC
130 Hempstead Ave
West Hempstead
West Hempstead, NY
Updated November 7 at 9:21pm UTC
1 Bedroom
$2,970
Results within 1 miles of West Hempstead, NY
111 Seventh St
Garden City
Garden City, NY
Updated November 16 at 1:29am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$4,200
889 1st Avenue
Franklin Square
Franklin Square, NY
Updated November 15 at 11:58am UTC
5 Bedrooms
$2,950
7 Taft Ave
Hempstead
Hempstead, NY
Updated November 14 at 1:20pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$2,300
40 N Franklin
Hempstead
Hempstead, NY
Updated November 8 at 9:29pm UTC
Studio
$2,750
552 Christie ST
South Hempstead
Hempstead, NY
Updated November 7 at 9:28pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$2,800
111 Cherry Valley Ave
Garden City
Garden City, NY
Updated November 7 at 9:20pm UTC
1 Bedroom
$3,795
80 Westminster Rd
Garden City
Garden City, NY
Updated November 7 at 9:20pm UTC
6 Bedrooms
$8,750
65 Hilbert St
Hempstead
Hempstead, NY
Updated November 7 at 9:17pm UTC
2 Bedrooms
$1,850
4 Rev Clinton C Boone Pl
Hempstead
Hempstead, NY
Updated November 1 at 10:07am UTC
2 Bedrooms
$2,400
350A Hempstead
Malverne
Malverne, NY
Updated October 31 at 2:29pm UTC
2 Bedrooms
$2,850
14 Mulford Pl
Hempstead
Hempstead, NY
Updated October 30 at 11:38pm UTC
1 Bedroom
$1,850
95 Green Ave
Hempstead
Hempstead, NY
Updated October 30 at 11:37pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$2,400
Results within 5 miles of West Hempstead, NY
1283 Sturlane Pl
Hewlett
Hewlett, NY
Updated November 18 at 5:15pm UTC
5 Bedrooms
$3,800
45 Grand Ave, B5
Rockville Centre
Rockville Centre, NY
Updated November 18 at 5:15pm UTC
Studio
$1,700
1038 Barnes St
Franklin Square
Franklin Square, NY
Updated November 18 at 5:15pm UTC
2 Bedrooms
$2,300
137-11 257th St
Rosedale
New York, NY
Updated November 18 at 5:10pm UTC
3 Bedrooms
$2,500
16 New St
Hewlett
Hewlett, NY
Updated November 18 at 5:09pm UTC
2 Bedrooms
$2,600
City Guide
West Hempstead
Moving to West Hempstead

Okay, so finding home rentals here won't be the cheapest. But there are some good deals to be found and certainly a lot to appreciate about the area if you're looking for a rental apartment in this part of the state. The area has a high concentration of small- to medium-size homes, but you can also find the odd apartment complex here and there. If renting is your game plan, leave a little extra time to look -- you shouldn't have any trouble scoring a pad if you take a month or so to feel out the options.

What You'll Need

Basically, you're going to need a binder filled with all the necessary documents: your rental application, pay stubs, bank statements, letter of employment, references, credit report, letter from your mother (hey, wouldn't hurt) and a copy of your ID. If you're planning to bring any pets along with you, get the paperwork for them in order as well, or they will literally be stuck in the dog house! If you have everything in order before you start looking, your apartment hunt will go much more smoothly, and your landlord will be all the more grateful. Oh, and don't forget to bring your handy dandy checkbook! That's an essential part of landing a sweet rental.

Living in West Hempstead

Certainly the biggest attraction for residents here is the area's total lack of pretension. Parts of Long Island can be a bit, how shall we say it uppity? West Hempstead seems to be a breath of fresh air for folks who just want a kind and welcoming community where they don't have to worry about keeping up with the Joneses. Because the town occupies such a small space, there aren't really neighborhoods here - but you will find that houses near Hall's Pond Park are a bit bigger, many with sprawling yards, while the areas in the center of town offer more apartment complexes and townhouses, and therefore probably a better place to look for rentals. No matter where you end up, you'll be only 32 miles from Midtown Manhattan or about 50 minutes away by the Long Island Railroad, which stops right in town. So get ready to enjoy the wild ways of the Big Apple!