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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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!

Spacious One Family Ranch Style House On Huge C...

Photo of Listing #1904049

$399,000 Active

  • 5 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,225 ft²

Residential

83 Willow St, Carteret, New Jersey

MLS® #1904049

Spacious One Family Ranch Style House On Huge Corner Property! Large Entertaining Living Room Perfect For Family Gatherings, Large Eat-in Kitchen With Stove, Refrigerator, And Dishwasher. Three Nice Sized Bedrooms With Master Bed, Hardwood Floors Throughou...

Spacious Colonial Situated On Quiet, One Way St...

Photo of Listing #1904741

$249,000 Active

  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths

Residential

65 John St, Carteret, New Jersey

MLS® #1904741

Spacious Colonial Situated On Quiet, One Way Street In Carteret. 3 Bedrooms, 2 Full Baths, Partially Finished Basement With One Additional Room, Spacious Backyard And Parking For 4+ Cars. Short Sale. Home Selling As-is. Buyer Responsible For City Inspections.

This Beautiful Expanded Parkview Home Offers 4 ...

Photo of Listing #1905230

$315,000 Active - Atty Revu

  • 4 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 0.11 Acres

Residential

96 Ash St, Carteret, New Jersey

MLS® #1905230

This Beautiful Expanded Parkview Home Offers 4 Bedrooms, Newer Kitchen With Dining Area, Living Rm, Family Rm, 2 Newer Full Bathrooms, Laundry Rm , Newer Parquet Floors & Ceramic Floors, Newer Roof / Vinyl Siding / Patio In Back Yard / Shed & More

Fully Renovated 4 Bedroom 2 Bathroom With Brand...

Photo of Listing #1907250

$309,000 Active - Atty Revu

  • 4 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 0.11 Acres

Residential

45 Arthur Ave, Carteret, New Jersey

MLS® #1907250

Fully Renovated 4 Bedroom 2 Bathroom With Brand New Flooring, New Kitchen Bathroom All New Appliances, Brand New Hvac System. House Is Completely Redone In 2018. Upstair Bedroom Covers Complete 2nd Floor And Bathroom.

Amazingly Well Maintain Single Family Ready To ...

Photo of Listing #1908045

$319,900 Active

  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 0.08 Acres

Residential

34 Longfellow St, Carteret, New Jersey

MLS® #1908045

Amazingly Well Maintain Single Family Ready To Move In! This Moving Ready Colonial Features 3 Good Sizes Bedrooms With Deep Closet Space, Full, Heated, With Lots Of Daylight Unfinished Attic Space Could Be Finished Into A Master Suite Or Teenage Room And A...

Amazing House Here On A Corner Lot. Super-sized...

Photo of Listing #1909948

$349,999 Active - Atty Revu

  • 4 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,825 ft²

Residential

117 Pershing Ave, Carteret, New Jersey

MLS® #1909948

Amazing House Here On A Corner Lot. Super-sized Rooms With Huge Closets, 2 Car Detached Garage, Large Eat In Kitchen, Maintained In Great Shape. You Will Not Find Another Home Like This .

Statistics

# Listings Average DOM Average Price Average $/SqFt Median Price Average % Reduced
Active Listings 37 0 $324,511 $206 $409,900 1%

* Market Stats are based on CENTRAL JERSEY MLS as of December 9th, 2018 at 1:06pm CST.

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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