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

116 Properties Found. Page 1 of 20.
Photo of Listing #1910468
New Listing

118 Washington St, Deforest

$259,900 - 3 Beds, 1 Baths, 1,620 Sf

MLS® # 1910468, 5 days, Active

Photo of Listing #1911041
New Listing

6245 Fountainhead Cir, Deforest

$689,900 - 4 Beds, 4 Baths, 4,085 Sf

MLS® # 1911041, 5 days, Active

Photo of Listing #1911500
New Listing

507 Riverview Ct, Deforest

$424,900 - 5 Beds, 3 Baths, 2,537 Sf

MLS® # 1911500, 5 days, Offer-Show

Photo of Listing #1911163
New Listing

925 Acker Pky, Deforest

$298,900 - 3 Beds, 3 Baths, 1,824 Sf

MLS® # 1911163, 7 days, Active

Photo of Listing #1911370

495 Dahl Dr, Deforest

$359,900 - 3 Beds, 3 Baths, 2,524 Sf

MLS® # 1911370, 9 days, Active

Photo of Listing #1910427

213 Madison Ave, Deforest

$275,000 - 4 Beds, 2 Baths, 2,700 Sf

MLS® # 1910427, 10 days, Offer-Show

Recent DeForest Home Sales

Address Sold Price Sold Date Bed Bath Sqft. Price Per Sqft
4659 Whitebud Terr $369,900 2021-06-14 3 2.50 2060 $180
4659 Whitebud Terr $369,900 2021-06-14 3 2.50 2060 $180
6990 Crystal Creek Ln $415,000 2021-06-11 4 2.50 2082 $199
127 Carriage Way $250,000 2021-06-11 2 2.50 1544 $162
7728 Catchfly Ln $452,500 2021-06-10 4 3.00 3141 $144
123 Paradise Cir $569,000 2021-06-09 5 2.50 3150 $181
6965 Crystal Creek Ln $361,481 2021-06-09 3 2.50 1655 $218
6964 Crystal Creek Ln $363,634 2021-06-08 3 2.50 1875 $194
221 Evergreen Ln $290,000 2021-06-07 3 1.50 2470 $117
4140 Parker Ct Lot 805 $92,900 2021-06-07 $
4620 Mistflower Ct $1,350,000 2021-06-04 5 4.50 5540 $244
429 Yahara St $236,000 2021-06-04 2 1.00 1152 $205
7712 Indigo Dr $502,000 2021-06-03 4 3.00 2827 $178
6237 Fountainhead Cir $132,000 2021-06-03 $
485 Dahl Dr $345,000 2021-06-03 4 3.00 2235 $154
421 Trailside Dr $250,000 2021-06-02 3 2.00 1650 $152
824 Woods Glen Ct $525,000 2021-06-02 4 2.50 3640 $144
301 Prairie Grass Tr $315,000 2021-05-30 3 2.50 1718 $183
935 South St $355,000 2021-05-28 3 2.50 2184 $163
4635 Sunburst Dr $424,900 2021-05-28 3 2.50 1704 $249

The DeForest Real Estate Market

Current Listings

  • With Accepted Offers: 32
  • Without Accepted Offers: 84
  • Total Active Listings: 116
  • % with Accepted Offers: 28%
  • Months of Inventory: 3.5

Sold 06/14/2020 - 06/14/2021

  • Total Sold Listings: 289
  • Highest Sold Price: $1,350,000
  • Lowest Sold Price: $65,000
  • Average Sold Price: $321,705
  • Median Sold Price: $310,000

* 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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