245 Apartments for rent in West Hempstead, NY

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Last updated July 28 at 3:25AM
335 Halsey Ave
West Hempstead
West Hempstead, NY
Updated July 26 at 11:11AM
3 Bedrooms
$2,400
125 Hempstead Garden
West Hempstead
West Hempstead, NY
Updated July 14 at 11:12AM
1 Bedroom
$1,750
664 Knollwood Dr
West Hempstead
West Hempstead, NY
Updated June 30 at 3:43AM
4 Bedrooms
$3,100
968 Cayuga Rd
Lakeview
West Hempstead, NY
Updated July 19 at 4:49AM
4 Bedrooms
$2,400
Results within 1 miles of West Hempstead, NY
29 Strathmore Ln
Rockville Centre
Rockville Centre, NY
Updated July 27 at 3:42AM
3 Bedrooms
$4,000
22 Franklin St
Franklin Square
Franklin Square, NY
Updated July 14 at 2:27AM
3 Bedrooms
$1,990
73 Hilbert St
Hempstead
Hempstead, NY
Updated June 9 at 6:05PM
1 Bedroom
$1,700
77 Albemarle Ave
Hempstead
Hempstead, NY
Updated July 18 at 2:14AM
2 Bedrooms
$2,050
107 Fountain Ave
Rockville Centre
Rockville Centre, NY
Updated June 23 at 3:04AM
4 Bedrooms
$5,400
1049 Third Ave
Franklin Square
Franklin Square, NY
Updated July 12 at 2:47AM
1 Bedroom
$1,700
24 Darina Ct
Hempstead
Hempstead, NY
Updated June 23 at 6:29PM
3 Bedrooms
$3,500
105 Rolling Street
Lynbrook
Lynbrook, NY
Updated June 30 at 5:47PM
1 Bedroom
$1,600
29 Virginia Ave
Hempstead
Hempstead, NY
Updated July 11 at 3:35AM
3 Bedrooms
$3,500
61 N Rockaway
Lynbrook
Lynbrook, NY
Updated July 8 at 2:29AM
3 Bedrooms
$2,700
4 Nassau Blvd
Garden City
Garden City, NY
Updated July 7 at 9:29AM
2 Bedrooms
$2,400
79 Albemarle Ave
Hempstead
Hempstead, NY
Updated July 24 at 3:19AM
2 Bedrooms
$2,050
Results within 5 miles of West Hempstead, NY
34 Franklin Ave
North Lynbrook
Lynbrook, NY
Updated May 18 at 12:01AM
3 Bedrooms
$2,800
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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!