Carteret, NJ

Homes for Sale

Carteret is a borough in Middlesex county. It is a city located at the heart of central New Jersey that is rich with bodies of waters which, makes for good scenery. The place was named after George Carteret as he is one of the first proprietors in New Jersey. Though the city was ranked as the 85th largest community in New Jersey, it is a place for serenity for there are a lot of places to discover that attract visitors.

Carteret Real Estate Overview

Total Listings: 78
Average Price: $223,396
Highest Price: $489,900
Lowest Price: $900

Roll over thumbnail to enlarge.

Carteret MLS Listings

All Listings Under $100,000 $100,000-$200,000
$200,000-$300,000 $300,000-$400,000 $400,000-$500,000
78 Properties Found. Page 1 of 7

2 Family 3 Bedrooms Each, With Finished Baseme...

Photo of Listing #1623378

$449,900 Active

  • 0.12 Acres
  • 2,688 ft²

Multi-Family

15 Pulaski Ave, Carteret, New Jersey

MLS® #1623378

2 Family 3 Bedrooms Each, With Finished Basement- Side And Front Entrances. Owner Has Updated Roof, Windows, Vinyl Siding, And Fenced In Yard. New Energy Efficient Water Heaters. Great For Home Owners Or Investors. Close To Shopping, Major Highways, Transp...

This One Of A Kind Brick Ranch On A 100x100 Lot...

Photo of Listing #1709109

$429,900 Active

  • 3 Beds
  • 3 Baths

Residential

N/A, Carteret, New Jersey

MLS® #1709109

This One Of A Kind Brick Ranch On A 100x100 Lot Offers 3 Bedrooms ( Master W/ Full Bath Living Rm /fireplace, Updated Kitchen W/dining Area Full Finished Basement W/ Full Bathroom A Den With Closet Storage ,laundry Rm Oversized 1 1/2 Car Garage With Hig...

Beautiful Completely Remodeled Two Story Custom...

Photo of Listing #1709152

$399,900 Active - Atty Revu

  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 0.11 Acres
  • 2,600 ft²

Residential

103 Daniel St, Carteret, New Jersey

MLS® #1709152

Beautiful Completely Remodeled Two Story Custom Home, Everything New Including Gourmet Kitchen*granite Counters*stainless Steel Appliances*master Suite*jaccuzzi*walk In Closets*hardwood Floors*9'ceilings*

Mint Condition 3 Floor Townhouse, Close To Publ...

Photo of Listing #1708548

$384,900 Active

  • 3 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 2,493 ft²

Condo/Townhouse

23 Roosevelt Ave 1007, Carteret, New Jersey

MLS® #1708548

Mint Condition 3 Floor Townhouse, Close To Public Transportation With Direct Access To Nyc Located Outside Your Front Steps, Has Custom Shelves In Closets, Move In Condition.

Colonial/corner Dead End St. Eat-in Kitchen, Fo...

Photo of Listing #1708435

$350,000 Active

  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,700 ft²

Residential

56 Post Blvd, Carteret, New Jersey

MLS® #1708435

Colonial/corner Dead End St. Eat-in Kitchen, Formal Dr, Lr W/ Parquet Floor. Sunroom Plus 1/2 Bath. Upstairs 3 Br, 1 Bath. Walk Up Attic And Basement Can Be Finished. Wrap Around Deck, 2 Car Garage. New Vinyl Siding, High Efficiency Gas Furnace, Energy Effi...

Spacious Split Level In Excellent Location. Bea...

Photo of Listing #1706242

$344,900 Active

  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 0.15 Acres

Residential

33 Clifford St, Carteret, New Jersey

MLS® #1706242

Spacious Split Level In Excellent Location. Beautiful Hardwood Floors, Step Down Living Room With Walk Out Bay Window, Formal Dining Room, Eat-in-kitchen, Family Room, 3 Bedrooms, 1.5 Baths, Three Season Room, Basement & Garage. Beautiful Backyard For Enter...

This Property Is In Mint Condition, New Awnings...

Photo of Listing #1709439

$339,900 Active

  • 0.05 Acres

Multi-Family

557 Roosevelt Ave, Carteret, New Jersey

MLS® #1709439

This Property Is In Mint Condition, New Awnings, And Freshly Painted Exterior,new Heating Systems, Central Air In The Ground Floor Unit. This Property Will Not Last. Showings Begin On Saturday The 1/21/2017 Per Listing Agreement. Three Bedrooms Up And 2 Bed...

Check Out This 4 Bed, 2 Bath Bi Level With An E...

Photo of Listing #1707948

$333,900 Active

  • 4 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 0.18 Acres

Residential

59 Pinho Ave, Carteret, New Jersey

MLS® #1707948

Check Out This 4 Bed, 2 Bath Bi Level With An Extra Addition. Property Needs Some Tlc But Will Be A Great An Investment Opportunity To Own! Buyer Responsible For Co And All Inspections.

Unique 2 Family Ranch. Breezeway And Garage Sep...

Photo of Listing #1709031

$329,500 Active - Atty Revu

Multi-Family

N/A, Carteret, New Jersey

MLS® #1709031

Unique 2 Family Ranch. Breezeway And Garage Separate Efficiency Apartment From The Main House. No Shared Wall! Main House Has 3 Full Bathrooms, One Off The Master Bedroom( On Suite)***oil Tank Was Removed With Paperwork And Converted To Gas. New Furnace,ne...

Beautiful Expanded Colonial Home With Plenty Of...

Photo of Listing #1706790

$325,000 Active

  • 5 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 0.12 Acres

Residential

107 Hagaman St, Carteret, New Jersey

MLS® #1706790

Beautiful Expanded Colonial Home With Plenty Of Room For Everyone. This Homes New Features Include New Roof, Windows, Siding, Central Air, Furnace, Tankless Hot Water Heater And Even Upgraded Electric To 200amp!! All Done When 2nd Floor Was Added In 2010.

 

Carteret Real Estate Market

Carteret Homes for SaleCarteret is a borough that sits along the coast in Eastern New Jersey. It has a population of nearly 24,000 people and stands as the 85th largest community in New Jersey. It has a high concentration of employment for those working in the math and computer industries, and visitors are attracted to the area by the scenery and activities along the coast. Carteret is served by one primary high school, Carteret High School, one middle school, and three elementary schools. The school district of Carteret has a student-to-teacher ratio of 13.53.

As for crime statistics, the community of Carteret is relatively safe, and stands as 49% safe than other cities in the U.S. Acts of violent crime are rare, and safety isn’t typically an issue for those wanting to walk around and explore the area on foot. There’s plenty to do in terms of checking out newly developed waterfront and boardwalks, as well as scoping out the local parks. The city of Carteret, New Jersey is an appealing and safe neighborhood to raise a family. Families can enjoy beach activities, and if they’re really looking to get away, they can take a 1-hour trip to New York City. For those looking to move into middle-class New Jersey town with ethnic diversity, Carteret could be the next new town for your family to call home.

 

Carteret Home Prices

The home prices in Carteret, New Jersey are generally in the median range of $237,000 as a listing price. Ultimately, many homes tend to sell around the $280,000 range, which indicates that the median sale price per square foot is $146. On average, most homes sell around $130 per square foot. There’s a mix of housing styles on Carteret, from your classic Cape Cod to townhomes. The market has increased by 370% in terms of homes listed from 2014 to 2015, but selling your home is a different story. The number of homes sold in April 2015 is a total of count of two—this suggests high competition in the area, and you must price competitively in order to get your home off of the market. However, the median sales price of homes in Carteret is on the rise. In April 2015, the median sale price was slightly higher at $259,000. This data indicates that the median sale price per square foots breaks down to $180 per square foot. Whatever your budget happens to be on your new home, you’re likely to find a very suitable home in a safe location in Carteret. 

 

Carteret Neighborhoods

 

Roosevelt Ave/Washington Ave

The neighborhood of Roosevelt Ave/Washington Ave in Carteret, New Jersey, has a median real estate price of $306,510. It is one of the most expensive neighborhoods in the community, and it‘s 75% more expensive than neighborhoods in the US. Roosevelt Ave/Washington Ave is a generally walkable neighborhood. It’s served by the community high school, Carteret High School, and its middle school is Carteret Middle School. The neighborhood of Roosevelt Ave/Washington Ave is located west of the New Jersey turnpike and is bordered by Carteret Ave and Roosevelt Ave. Find homes for sale at Roosevelt Ave/Washington Ave.

Chrome

Carteret Neighborhood named Chrome has real estate prices that are higher than the community average at $317,556. The area is 52.5% more expensive than other New Jersey neighborhoods, and 76% more expensive than other neighborhoods in the US. Chrome’s real estate generally consists of medium sized homes with three to four bedrooms. There’s also a selection of small homes with one bedrooms available, along with apartment complexes and high rise apartments. The majority of Chrome homes are older, well established, and built in the 1940s-1960s era. There was also a rush of new homes developed between 1970-1999. Find homes for sale in Chrome.

 

Borough

The neighborhood of Borough has a median homes sales price of $266,113. It’s more expensive than 33.9% of other neighborhoods in New Jersey, but slightly less expensive than other Carteret neighborhoods such as Chrome and Roosevelt Ave. The Carteret Borough center is an urban neighborhood and is located west of the New Jersey turnpike. Willow Street, Middlesex Ave, and Carteret Avenue border the area and create the distinct neighborhood. This area is an excellent location for college students to live, and its perks include high safety ratings and walkability. Find homes for sale in Borough.

 

Port Carteret Road/ Lafayette Street

The New Jersey Turnpike, the Rahway River, Roosevelt Ave, and Peter J Sica Industrial Highway border the neighborhood of Port Carteret Road/ Lafayette Street. It’s a small community with the median real estate price averaging at $260,386. This price is less expensive than 68.2% of other New Jersey neighborhoods. The area is primarily made up of small studio apartments, two bedroom homes, apartment buildings, and single-family homes with two to three bedrooms. The homes were built between 1940 and 1969, but another new wave of homes were built between 2000 and present day. Find homes for sale at Port Carteret Road/Lafayette Street.

West Carteret

The New Jersey Turnpike, the Rahway River, and Blair Road border the neighborhood of West Carteret. It’s in close proximity to multiple parks and a wildlife preserve, and has more South American and Slovak people living in it than any other neighborhood in the country. The median real estate price is $226,840, which is 78% less expensive than other New Jersey neighborhoods. Many of the homes in West Carteret are owner occupied, and the homes were generally built between 1940-1960. Demand for real estate in this area is above average for the US, which indicates a possible demand for price increases or new construction. Find homes for sale at West Carteret.

 

Moving to Carteret, New Jersey?

If you plan on moving to Carteret, New Jersey in the near future, you’ll likely find yourself living in one of the safe and walkable neighborhoods in the area. When you’re ready to take the next step to finding the best home possible in Carteret, consider The Dekanski Home Selling team to help you with the hunt. Contact us today at 888-405-2280.

 

Carteret Utility Information

  • Water & Sewer: (732) 634-1500
  • Electricity: (1-800-436-7734 
  • Natural Gas: (800) 242-5830 
  • Phone Landline service: 1-800-934-6489 
  • Internet, Phone & Cable Television: 1-800-934-6489 
  • Garbage Services: 732-541-3881

Carteret City & Public Services

  • Administrative Offices: 732 541-3801 
  • Animal Control: 973-388-9126 
  • Business Licenses (City): 732-541-3800 
  • City Hall: 732 541-3801 
  • Codes Administration: 732-541-3810 
  • Codes Inspection: 732-541-3810 
  • Economic and Community Development: 732-541-3835 
  • Emergency Management Office: 732-541-4007 
  • Finance Department: 732-541-3820 
  • Fire Department: 732-541-8000 
  • Mayor's Office: 732-541-3801 
  • Parks and Recreation: 732-541-3885 
  • Police Department: 911 or Phone: 732-541-4181 
  • Library: 732-541-3830

Carteret School District Information

  • Carteret School District: 732-541-8960
 
 

Please provide a valid email address.

The data relating to real estate for sale on this web-site comes in part from the Internet Listing Display database of the CENTRAL JERSEY MULTIPLE LISTING SYSTEM, INC.

Real estate listings held by brokerage firms other than this site-owner are marked with the ILD logo.

The CENTRAL JERSEY MULTIPLE LISTING SYSTEM, INC does not warrant the accuracy, quality, reliability, suitability, completeness, usefulness or effectiveness of any information provided.

The information being provided is for consumers' personal, non-commercial use and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify properties the consumer may be interested in purchasing or renting.

Copyright 2017, CENTRAL JERSEY MULTIPLE LISTING SYSTEM, INC. All rights reserved.

The CENTRAL JERSEY MULTIPLE LISTING SYSTEM, INC retains all rights, title and interest in and to its trademarks, service marks and copyrighted material.