Carteret Homes & Real Estate

Welcome to your local Carteret homes for sale and Middlesex County real estate resource. Carteret is a city located at the heart of Central New Jersey that is rich with bodies of waters, making for great scenery. The place was named after George Carteret, as he was one of the first proprietors in New Jersey. For more properties on the market, see all Carteret Neighborhoods. For information about Carteret properties for sale or to schedule a private showing, contact your Carteret real estate experts today.

Homes For Sale Carteret NJ

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Ideal Home For A Large Family And/or Extended F...

REDUCED 2% Photo of Listing #1808776

$379,999 Active

  • 5 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 0.14 Acres
  • 1,813 ft²

Residential

6 Sumutka Ave, Carteret, New Jersey

MLS® #1808776

Ideal Home For A Large Family And/or Extended Family**main Upper Two Levels Of The 4 Level Home Has 3 Bedrooms/ 1 Full Bath/formal Living Room/sunoom/dining Room/eik/cathederal Ceilings....**lower Two Levels Of The 4 Levels Has 2nd Complete Kitchen/full Bat...

Make This Lovely Two Story Home Your Own**featu...

REDUCED 5% Photo of Listing #1822184

$295,000 Active

  • 3 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 0.11 Acres

Residential

46 New York Ave, Carteret, New Jersey

MLS® #1822184

Make This Lovely Two Story Home Your Own**features Include A New Cabinet Filled Kitchen With Breakfast Bar**granite Countertops**stainless Steel Appliances**modern Ceramic Bath**hardwood Floors**finished Basement For Entertainment And Family Fun**easy To Show.

Great Opportunity To Own This Cape Style Home I...

REDUCED 5% Photo of Listing #1826304

$188,700 Active

  • 2 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 0.12 Acres

Residential

109 Carteret Ave, Carteret, New Jersey

MLS® #1826304

Great Opportunity To Own This Cape Style Home In Carteret Area. Located Close To Local Parks And Transportation. Home Offers Private Fenced In Driveway And Small Back Yard, Full Basement. Requires Some Repair Work. Being Sold As Is Condition. Buyer Is Respo...

Don't Miss This Split Level In Carteret Park Se...

REDUCED 58% Photo of Listing #1826377

$334,900 Active - Atty Revu

  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths

Residential

10 Van Buren Ave, Carteret, New Jersey

MLS® #1826377

Don't Miss This Split Level In Carteret Park Section. New New Bath, Move In Condition. Nice Big Back Yard And Partially Finished Basement With Fire Place. Close To Carteret Park And School. Location, Location, Location!!

Row Home, With Plenty Of Space For Your Family....

Photo of Listing #1902210

$165,000 Active

  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 0.04 Acres
  • 1,178 ft²

Residential

11 Mercer St, Carteret, New Jersey

MLS® #1902210

Row Home, With Plenty Of Space For Your Family. 3 Bedrooms, One And Half Bath, Eat In Kitchen, Fence Yard. Townhouse Like Setting With Enclosed 2 Car Driveway. The Sale Is Subject To Lender Approval.

This Is Your Home!!!! Yes, Come And Take A Look...

Photo of Listing #1902144

$250,000 Active - Atty Revu

  • 3 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 0.11 Acres

Residential

104 Lincoln Ave, Carteret, New Jersey

MLS® #1902144

This Is Your Home!!!! Yes, Come And Take A Look. She Offers A Great Living Space And Ample Dining Room For The Family Dinners. Galley Style Kitchen With Space To Be Creative. Bring Your Special Touch And Make It Home!

This Split Level Home Has Some Updates, Includi...

REDUCED 5% Photo of Listing #1902321

$249,900 Active - Atty Revu

  • 4 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 0.13 Acres
  • 1,824 ft²

Residential

46 Tennyson St, Carteret, New Jersey

MLS® #1902321

This Split Level Home Has Some Updates, Including New Shingle System On The Rear Roof. This Style Split Has The Largest Living Dining Combo In The Near By Market Place. Possible 4th Bedroom. Home Features Some Hardwood Floors *r*

Moving Condition. Freshly Painted 3br (possible...

REDUCED 7% Photo of Listing #1902572

$269,000 Active - Atty Revu

  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 0.09 Acres
  • 1,696 ft²

Residential

3 Jeanette St, Carteret, New Jersey

MLS® #1902572

Moving Condition. Freshly Painted 3br (possible 4 Br), & 2 Bath With Ready To Finish Full Basement With France Drain, Renovated Kitchen With Brand New Gas Range, Brand New Roof, 1yr Old Furnace & A/c. Newer Window. Hardwood Floors Thru Out House. Huge Fami...

This Split Level Home Has Been Fully Renovated ...

REDUCED 50% Photo of Listing #1828067

$365,000 Active

  • 4 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 0.14 Acres
  • 1,582 ft²

Residential

123 Wortylko St, Carteret, New Jersey

MLS® #1828067

This Split Level Home Has Been Fully Renovated W/ Amazing Features You Surely Can't Miss. From The Entry Way, You Will Be Welcomed W/ The Warmth Of The Dark Hardwood Floors, & The Spacious Living Room. The Eat In Kitchen Has Beautiful Granite Counter Tops, ...

Statistics

# Listings Average DOM Average Price Average $/SqFt Median Price Average % Reduced
Active Listings 40 0 $307,782 $202 $249,999 6%

* Market Stats are based on CENTRAL JERSEY MLS as of October 23rd, 2018 at 8:36am CDT.

Carteret Real Estate Market

Carteret Homes For Sale

Carteret 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.

There’s plenty to do in terms of checking out newly developed waterfront locations and boardwalks, as well as scoping out the local parks. The city of Carteret, New Jersey is an appealing neighborhood to raise a family or enjoy retirement years. Residents 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 a middle-class New Jersey town with diversity and lots of activities, Carteret could be the next new town 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. 

Popular 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.

Carteret Community Resources

Carteret Utility Information

  • Water & Sewer: 732-634-1500
  • Electricity: 1-800-436-7734
  • Natural Gas: 1-800-242-5830
  • 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

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.

Carteret Real Estate Agents

Planning to buy or sell a home in Carteret? Let our local Carteret real estate team guide you through the sale of your current Carteret home or purchase your next Carteret property. As Carteret real estate agents and experts, we're well-versed in the unique market dynamics of Carteret real estate. We're ready to work with you today!

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