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 information about Carteret properties for sale or to schedule a private showing, contact your Carteret real estate experts today.

Homes For Sale Carteret NJ

44 Properties Found. Page 1 of 3

Large Corner Home With Hardwood Floors, Large D...

REDUCED 4% Photo of Listing #1803428

$270,000 Active - Atty Revu

  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 0.12 Acres

Residential

1405 Roosevelt Ave, Carteret, New Jersey

MLS® #1803428

Large Corner Home With Hardwood Floors, Large Dining Room And Kitchen, 3 Bedrooms And 2 Full Baths, Lovely Finished Basement. Large Two Car Detached Garage, Minue School. Easy To Show. This Is A Short Sale And Subject To Third Party Approval. Buyer Is Res...

Come Check Out This Completely Renovated Gem In...

Photo of Listing #1715909

$289,900 Active

  • 4 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 0.11 Acres

Residential

59 Laurel St, Carteret, New Jersey

MLS® #1715909

Come Check Out This Completely Renovated Gem In A Great Neighborhood. Brand New Kitchen And Bathroom. Spacious, Open Layout. Large Addition Off The Kitchen Is Perfect For A Formal Dining Room. Extra Room Can Be Used As An Office Or A 5th Bedroom! Large ...

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...

Good Location, Close To Park & Schools Move ...

REDUCED 4% Photo of Listing #1821954

$270,000 Active

  • 3 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 0.11 Acres
  • 1,776 ft²

Residential

105 Daniel St, Carteret, New Jersey

MLS® #1821954

Good Location, Close To Park & Schools Move In Ready Home Offers 3 Bedrooms 1 Full Baths. First Floor Open Concept Living Room, Dining Room, Kitchen And 3 Bedrooms,make This A Place To Call Home! There Is Plenty Of Space On 2nd Floor You Can Convert In ...

Beautiful Ranch House Featuring Formal Living R...

REDUCED 63% Photo of Listing #1805754

$249,000 Active

  • 2 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 0.17 Acres

Residential

5 Monroe Ave, Carteret, New Jersey

MLS® #1805754

Beautiful Ranch House Featuring Formal Living Room With Bay Window, 2/3 Bedrooms, 2 Full Baths All Hardwood Flooring, Full Finished Basement, With Big Recreation Room, And Additional Room, To Use For Office, Or Play Room, Attached Garage, Huge Back Yard

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 Sh...

Large Brick Cape Cod, 5 Bedroom, 2 Full Bath, E...

REDUCED 3% Photo of Listing #1822474

$370,000 Active

  • 5 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 0.23 Acres

Residential

125 William St, Carteret, New Jersey

MLS® #1822474

Large Brick Cape Cod, 5 Bedroom, 2 Full Bath, Eat In Kitchen, Living-room, Dining-room, Sun Porch, Basement, Hardwood Floor Are In Condition, Ceramic Tiled In Kitchen And Hallway. Located On Large Lot With Large Detached Garage With Workshop. Fenced Yard....

Pride Of Ownership! Kitchen Updated W/granite C...

Photo of Listing #1823471

$369,900 Active - Atty Revu

  • 4 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 0.16 Acres

Residential

121 Poplar St, Carteret, New Jersey

MLS® #1823471

Pride Of Ownership! Kitchen Updated W/granite Counters & Stainless Steel Appliances, 4 Bedrooms 2 Nicely Updated Baths. Hardwood Flooring, New Roof & New Central Air, Tank Less Water Heater, Near Carteret Park, Public Transportation, Shopping Centers, Pla...

Owner S Pride ,new Expanded Colonial , Fully Re...

Photo of Listing #1823477

$429,000 Active

  • 5 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 0.11 Acres

Residential

38 Leber Ave, Carteret, New Jersey

MLS® #1823477

Owner S Pride ,new Expanded Colonial , Fully Remodelled , Everything New ,5 Bedrooms, 3 Full Bath , Master Bed With Master Bath W Zacuuzi / 2 Walk In Closets,new Bath , New Kitchen , New Appliances ,spacious ..

Beautiful 4 Bedroom Spacious Home. This Home Fe...

Photo of Listing #1823742

$339,999 Active - Atty Revu

  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 0.11 Acres

Residential

11 Catherine St, Carteret, New Jersey

MLS® #1823742

Beautiful 4 Bedroom Spacious Home. This Home Features Updated Features. 3 Full Baths On Each Floor, All Granite Counter Tops In The Kitchen, Custom His And Her Closet In Master Bedroom. The Basement Has French Drains Installed. Beautiful Hard Wood Floor Thr...

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. 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% safer 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 locations 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 a 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. 

 

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.

 

All Carteret Neighborhood Listings

 

 

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.

 

Statistics

# Listings Average DOM Average Price Average $/SqFt Median Price Average % Reduced
Active Listings 43 92 $305,691 $209 $429,900 -3%

* Market Stats are based on CENTRAL JERSEY MLS as of June 22nd, 2018 at 9:36am CDT.

 

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
 

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