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 #1924704
Open house

Scheduled Open House Open House Date: 2021-12-12 Open House Time: 12:00-2:00

New Listing

4140 Painted Arabian Run, Deforest

$489,900 - 3 Beds, 2 Baths, 2,736 Sf

MLS® # 1924704, 2 days, Active

Photo of Listing #1924707
New Listing

318 South St, Deforest

$279,900 - 3 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,936 Sf

MLS® # 1924707, 3 days, Active

Photo of Listing #1924601
New Listing

4129 Great Bridge Dr, Deforest

$484,900 - 4 Beds, 3 Baths, 3,141 Sf

MLS® # 1924601, 5 days, Active

Photo of Listing #1924515
New Listing

4081 Hanover Dr, Deforest

$799,900 - 5 Beds, 4 Baths, 4,191 Sf

MLS® # 1924515, 7 days, Active

Photo of Listing #1924426

702 W Lexington Pky, Deforest

$349,900 - 3 Beds, 3 Baths, 2,388 Sf

MLS® # 1924426, 9 days, Active

Photo of Listing #1924353

982 Clover Ln, Deforest

$479,900 - 3 Beds, 3 Baths, 2,280 Sf

MLS® # 1924353, 11 days, Offer-Show

Recent DeForest Home Sales

Address Sold Price Sold Date Bed Bath Sqft. Price Per Sqft
4181 Hanover Dr $625,000 2021-12-06 4 2.50 2505 $250
512 Seminole Way $495,000 2021-12-03 $
712 Karow St $275,000 2021-12-03 3 1.50 1625 $169
4129 Great Bridge Dr $88,900 2021-12-01 $
509,511,513,515 Seminole Way $510,000 2021-12-01 $
614 Greenfield Dr $375,000 2021-12-01 4 3.00 2150 $174
800 Mack Ln $405,000 2021-11-30 3 3.00 2424 $167
806 Yorktown Rd $465,000 2021-11-30 4 3.00 3111 $149
4101 Hanover Dr $198,000 2021-11-30 $
#11 - 4521 Springs Ct - #11 $454,050 2021-11-30 3 3.00 2889 $157
409 Yahara St $281,250 2021-11-29 3 2.00 2820 $100
425 Jefferson St $220,000 2021-11-29 3 1.00 1641 $134
#2 - 521 Seminole Way - #2 $133,000 2021-11-19 2 1.00 868 $153
144 Seminole Way $335,000 2021-11-19 3 2.00 2024 $166
4618 Sunburst Dr $540,000 2021-11-19 4 3.00 3803 $142
947 South St $445,000 2021-11-19 3 2.00 1942 $229
#9 - 4517 Springs Ct - #9 $451,350 2021-11-18 3 3.00 2889 $156
608 Regal Ct $326,000 2021-11-18 3 2.00 2059 $158
416 Maple St $249,900 2021-11-15 2 1.50 1496 $167
986 Clover Ln $492,780 2021-11-15 4 2.50 2381 $207

The DeForest Real Estate Market

Current Listings

  • With Accepted Offers: 24
  • Without Accepted Offers: 92
  • Total Active Listings: 116
  • % with Accepted Offers: 21%
  • Months of Inventory: 4.0

Sold 12/08/2020 - 12/08/2021

  • Total Sold Listings: 278
  • Highest Sold Price: $1,350,000
  • Lowest Sold Price: $65,000
  • Average Sold Price: $339,762
  • Median Sold Price: $341,585

* 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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