DeForest Real Estate Guide

The Village of DeForest is located in northern Dane County along the upper reaches of the Yahara River. Also known as Dane County’s “North Star”, the Village offers an abundance of parks and conservancy space, and a wide selection of affordable real estate. Many of the homes & condos here are extremely affordable and provide tremendous value for your investment. DeForest also offers many new construction homes in “Parade of Homes” neighborhoods, where much of the real estate is situated next to natural conservancy areas.

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All DeForest Homes for Sale

135 Properties Found. Page 1 of 23.
Photo of Listing #1875539
New Listing

#4 - 4879 Innovation Dr, Deforest

$284,900 - 3 Beds, 3 Baths, 1,750 Sf

MLS® # 1875539, 0 days, Active

Photo of Listing #1875421
Open house

Scheduled Open House Open House Date: 2020-01-26 Open House Time: 12:00-2:00

New Listing

6898 Tuscan Ridge Cir, Deforest

$359,900 - 3 Beds, 3 Baths, 2,426 Sf

MLS® # 1875421, 2 days, Active

Photo of Listing #1875350
New Listing

500 Prairieview Ct, Deforest

$434,900 - 5 Beds, 3 Baths, 3,450 Sf

MLS® # 1875350, 3 days, Active

Photo of Listing #1874630
Open house

Scheduled Open House Open House Date: 2020-01-26 Open House Time: 11:30-1:30

475 Dahl Dr, Deforest

$289,900 - 3 Beds, 3 Baths, 1,934 Sf

MLS® # 1874630, 9 days, Active

Photo of Listing #1874939

4599 Prairie Fire Ct, Deforest

$574,900 - 4 Beds, 4 Baths, 3,371 Sf

MLS® # 1874939, 10 days, Active

Photo of Listing #1874964

219 S Cleveland Ave, Deforest

$249,900 - 3 Beds, 2 Baths, 2,000 Sf

MLS® # 1874964, 10 days, Offer-Show

Recent DeForest Home Sales

Address Sold Price Sold Date Bed Bath Sqft. Price Per Sqft
6980 Crystal Creek Ln $343,537 2020-01-17 3 2.50 1848 $186
912 Mack Ln $434,900 2020-01-15 4 3.50 3255 $134
978 Clover Ln $404,128 2020-01-07 3 2.50 2260 $179
701 Hilltop Dr $206,900 2020-01-03 2 1.50 1589 $130
6886 Tuscan Ridge Cir $414,900 2019-12-30 4 3.00 3010 $138
6253 Fountainhead Cir $555,000 2019-12-30 4 3.50 3390 $164
516 Chippewa Ct $284,000 2019-12-30 4 2.00 1648 $172
7529 Glen Rd $265,000 2019-12-27 3 2.00 1845 $144
128 Crooked Tree Dr $321,000 2019-12-27 3 2.00 1577 $204
932 Lavender Way $455,880 2019-12-27 4 3.50 3032 $150
208 Madison Ave $189,000 2019-12-26 3 1.50 1674 $113
116 E Elm St $208,000 2019-12-16 3 1.50 1272 $164
212 Acker Pky $247,900 2019-12-13 3 1.50 2256 $110
105 Trailside Dr $235,000 2019-12-13 3 2.00 1576 $149
708 Hilltop Dr $239,900 2019-12-13 3 2.50 1850 $130
405 Acker Pky $255,000 2019-12-11 3 1.00 1742 $146
4630 Autumn Blaze Tr $447,000 2019-12-09 4 2.50 4128 $108
411 S Lexington Pky $159,900 2019-12-06 2 1.50 1162 $138
404 Hawthorn Ct $392,000 2019-12-03 4 3.50 2490 $157
824 W Mohawk Tr $255,900 2019-12-02 3 2.00 1555 $165

The DeForest Real Estate Market

Current Listings

  • With Accepted Offers: 11
  • Without Accepted Offers: 124
  • Total Active Listings: 135
  • % with Accepted Offers: 8%
  • Months of Inventory: 6.4

Sold 01/24/2019 - 01/24/2020

  • Total Sold Listings: 233
  • Highest Sold Price: $939,500
  • Lowest Sold Price: $55,125
  • Average Sold Price: $318,542
  • Median Sold Price: $314,900

* Source: IDX Active & Sold Listings

* Property Types: Lots & Acreage, Single Family, Condo, Multi Family


More about DeForest, WI

This community of 9,000 people is greatly influenced by the Yahara River and the natural areas that surround the village. The northern stretch of the Yahara offers some excellent opportunities for canoeing and kayaking. DeForest also offers its residents 87 acres of community and neighborhood parks, as well as over 300 acres of protected conservancy space. The Yahara River Trail System is another outdoor destination to be completed soon. When completed, the system will offer 18 miles of trail winding through the natural areas of the Village, as well as a connection to the Dane County and city of Madison trail systems. With miles of river and trails, acres of green space open for exploration, and numerous athletic fields, playgrounds, and picnic areas – there is no shortage of outdoor opportunities in DeForest. The Village even offers a fun “splash pad” for the little ones!

Annual Events in DeForest

DeForest hosts a number of annual events that bring together the residents of the Village. Community events include the Yahara Riverfest, the annual bike rodeo and hot dog walk, a Memorial Day Ceremony, and the Dragon Art Fair.

Area Schools

The DeForest Area School District serves the residents of DeForest and Windsor. The district also serves students in the small communities of Morrisonville, Vienna, Burke, Leeds, Bristol, and Hampden – in addition to a small section of Madison. In total the district offers 4 elementary schools, a middle school, and a High School.

Choosing DeForest Real Estate

The Village of DeForest features a number of established neighborhoods with very affordable real estate. These include the Acker Park, Anderson, Liberty Land, Pleasant Hills, Thunderbird Estates, and Tower Hill Meadows subdivisions. You'll find that most homes in these neighborhoods are very affordable. DeForest also features neighborhoods with newer construction homes at slightly higher price points including: Eaglewatch, Hanks Hollow, Sunnybrook, and Heritage Gardens. Furthermore, the Conservancy Place, a Parade of Homes neighborhood – feature new construction built along a 3.5 mile stretch of the Yahara River and in harmony with acres of surrounding natural space. Please review our statistics table (above) for up-to-date information on DeForest real estate.

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