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107 Apartments for rent in West Hempstead, NY

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Last updated May 24 at 7:37am UTC
130 Hempstead Ave
West Hempstead
West Hempstead, NY
Updated May 24 at 7:33am UTC
2 Bedrooms
130 Hempstead Ave
West Hempstead
West Hempstead, NY
Updated April 27 at 8:51pm UTC
1 Bedroom
Results within 1 miles of West Hempstead, NY
95 Kellum Pl
Hempstead, NY
Updated May 24 at 7:33am UTC
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20 Sterling Pl
Hempstead, NY
Updated May 20 at 11:08am UTC
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111 Cherry Valley Ave
Garden City
Garden City, NY
Updated May 15 at 5:23am UTC
1 Bedroom
1045 Webber Ave
South Hempstead
Hempstead, NY
Updated May 9 at 9:27am UTC
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529 Hewlett St
Franklin Square
Franklin Square, NY
Updated April 1 at 10:04am UTC
3 Bedrooms
Results within 5 miles of West Hempstead, NY
953 Fenwood Dr
North Valley Stream
Valley Stream, NY
Updated May 24 at 7:37am UTC
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16 Main St
East Rockaway
East Rockaway, NY
Updated May 24 at 7:37am UTC
2 Bedrooms
625 S 12th St
New Hyde Park
New Hyde Park, NY
Updated May 24 at 7:37am UTC
4 Bedrooms
130 Post Ave
Westbury, NY
Updated May 24 at 7:33am UTC
1 Bedroom
10 Van Cott Ave
Hempstead, NY
Updated May 24 at 7:32am UTC
1 Bedroom
62 W Hawthorne Ave
Valley Stream
Valley Stream, NY
Updated May 24 at 7:32am UTC
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1008 Central Ave
Woodmere, NY
Updated May 24 at 7:31am UTC
1 Bedroom
83-19 Langdale St
North New Hyde Park
New Hyde Park, NY
Updated May 24 at 2:54am UTC
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58 Canterbury Rd
Rockville Centre
Rockville Centre, NY
Updated February 28 at 5:15pm UTC
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76-48 263rd St
Glen Oaks
New York, NY
Updated May 24 at 2:54am UTC
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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!