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

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Photo of Listing #1868978
New Listing

965 Griffin Way, Deforest

$336,900 - 3 Beds, 3 Baths, 1,843 Sf

MLS® # 1868978, 0 days, Active

Photo of Listing #1868982
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7734 Catchfly Ln, Deforest

$399,900 - 3 Beds, 3 Baths, 2,296 Sf

MLS® # 1868982, 0 days, Active

Photo of Listing #1868983
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976 Griffin Way, Deforest

$374,800 - 3 Beds, 3 Baths, 2,216 Sf

MLS® # 1868983, 0 days, Active

Photo of Listing #1868984
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976 Clover Ln, Deforest

$374,800 - 3 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,610 Sf

MLS® # 1868984, 0 days, Active

Photo of Listing #1868754
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4813 Innovation Dr, Deforest

$279,900 - 3 Beds, 3 Baths, 1,750 Sf

MLS® # 1868754, 3 days, Active

Photo of Listing #1868368

6981 Crystal Creek Ln, Deforest

$321,900 - 3 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,504 Sf

MLS® # 1868368, 8 days, Active

Recent DeForest Home Sales

Address Sold Price Sold Date Bed Bath Sqft. Price Per Sqft
629 Constitution Ln $229,900 2019-09-20 3 2.00 1726 $133
4614 Sunburst Dr $324,900 2019-09-16 4 2.50 2225 $146
815 Woods Glen Ct $570,000 2019-09-10 4 4.00 5228 $109
4130 Great Bridge Dr $398,000 2019-08-30 3 2.00 1766 $225
613 Acker Pky $237,500 2019-08-30 3 1.50 1623 $146
4842 Innovation Dr $366,499 2019-08-30 3 2.50 1875 $195
926 Skylark Ln $380,000 2019-08-29 3 2.00 1825 $208
825 Shooting Star Cir $432,500 2019-08-28 4 3.00 3215 $135
606 Greenfield Dr $289,000 2019-08-28 3 3.50 2364 $122
974 Clover Ln $349,500 2019-08-28 3 2.00 1739 $201
964 Clover Ln $356,511 2019-08-28 3 2.00 1894 $188
4603 Prairie Fire Ct $590,000 2019-08-27 4 3.50 4263 $138
#12 - 6754 Conservancy Plaza - #12 $311,405 2019-08-27 3 2.50 2350 $133
6798 Conservancy Plaza $384,900 2019-08-23 4 3.00 2597 $148
4637 Mistflower Ct $505,000 2019-08-22 5 3.00 3647 $138
306 Sunset Dr $240,000 2019-08-19 4 2.00 2442 $98
346 Country Clover Dr $339,000 2019-08-16 3 3.50 2435 $139
6257 Fountainhead Cir $598,900 2019-08-16 4 3.00 3262 $184
945 Star Gazer Dr $370,000 2019-08-16 4 3.00 2953 $125
#8 - 6770 Conservancy Plaza - #8 $367,101 2019-08-15 2 2.00 2245 $164

The DeForest Real Estate Market

Current Listings

  • With Accepted Offers: 17
  • Without Accepted Offers: 134
  • Total Active Listings: 151
  • % with Accepted Offers: 11%
  • Months of Inventory: 6.6

Sold 09/21/2018 - 09/21/2019

  • Total Sold Listings: 242
  • Highest Sold Price: $649,000
  • Lowest Sold Price: $55,125
  • Average Sold Price: $304,507
  • Median Sold Price: $299,450

* 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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