Deforest WI Real Estate

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Found in Dane County, Wisconsin, DeForest is located close to Madison. It's considered a village found along the Yahara River with a population of nearly 9,000 residents. The name comes from Isaac De Forest, who purchased the land in 1856.

DeForest has gained the nickname as Dane County's "North Star" because it's found along the norther part of the Yahara River. A large selection of affordable real estate options are found throughout the area and even some new construction options are available.

Deforest June 26, 2017
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Listed
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Avg. DOM
$150.78
Avg. $ / Sq.Ft.
$329,900
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7131 River Rd
Deforest, WI 53532
Under Contract
7131 River Rd Deforest, WI 53532
1 of 5
$1,500,000
Subdivision: N/A
BEDS
3
BATHS
2
SQ.FT.
2,184
BUILT
1970
ON SITE
168Days
MLS
1792682
Includes four parcels: 0909-241-9632-1, 0909-244-8501-8, 0909-241-9365-5, 0909-241-9841-8. Located in the Village of DeForest - included in DeForest comprehensive plan - residential and mixed use -...
4117 Hanover Dr
Deforest, WI 53532
4117 Hanover Dr Deforest, WI 53532
1 of 25
$699,900
Subdivision: Savannah Brooks
BEDS
4
BATHS
4
SQ.FT.
3,960
BUILT
2017
ON SITE
91Days
MLS
1798371
Completion June 2017. Craftsman Construction's Savannah Brooks 2017 Parade home! You'll fall in love with the views overlooking prairie grass and trees from the back of this house. Spend evenings...
4181 Hanover Dr
Deforest, WI 53532
4181 Hanover Dr Deforest, WI 53532
1 of 10
$599,900
Subdivision: Savannah Brooks
BEDS
4
BATHS
3
SQ.FT.
2,542
BUILT
2017
ON SITE
101Days
MLS
1797527
Est completion August 2017. Experience the best of quality & location! Cascade Development’s newest masterpiece on the perfect lot in upscale Savannah Brooks! LOT FEATURES: Prime lot backing to the...
7820 Bluestem Tr
Deforest, WI 53532
7820 Bluestem Tr Deforest, WI 53532
1 of 25
$599,900
Subdivision: Conservancy Place
BEDS
5
BATHS
3
SQ.FT.
3,306
BUILT
2016
ON SITE
46Days
MLS
1803089
Spectacular custom home backs up to, and overlooks conservancy land where the Yahara River weaves around grassy hills, lush woods and spring-fed wetlands. Open concept great room w/soaring ceilings,...
L15 Great Bridge Dr
Deforest, WI 53532
L15 Great Bridge Dr Deforest, WI 53532
1 of 8
$575,000
Subdivision: Fox Hill Estates
BEDS
3
BATHS
2
SQ.FT.
2,810
BUILT
2017
ON SITE
39Days
MLS
1803859
Completion 5 months from signed building contract. Leader’s Custom Homes, LLC presents “The Posturna” plan. Price includes the lot (you pick), maple cabinets, granite counters, hardwood floors and...
4599 Sunburst Dr
Deforest, WI 53532
4599 Sunburst Dr Deforest, WI 53532
1 of 25
$559,000 ( $66,000 )
Subdivision: Hawthorn Point
BEDS
4
BATHS
4
SQ.FT.
4,337
BUILT
2006
ON SITE
315Days
MLS
1784228
Custom built home backing to wooded conservancy! Open concept floor plan featuring vaulted ceilings, skylights with walk out to screen porch and 14X32 deck! Large kitchen features extensive...
6245 Fountainhead Cir
Deforest, WI 53532
6245 Fountainhead Cir Deforest, WI 53532
1 of 16
$559,000 ( $34,000 )
Subdivision: Savannah Brooks
BEDS
4
BATHS
4
SQ.FT.
2,982
BUILT
2017
ON SITE
147Days
MLS
1793826
Construction to begin with Accepted Offer. Well thought-out 2-Story home set in Savannah Brooks Subdivision w/DeForest Schools. High-end features/finishes include Modern Kitchen with large island...
514 Riverview Ct
Deforest, WI 53532
514 Riverview Ct Deforest, WI 53532
1 of 25
$550,000
Subdivision: Sunnybrook
BEDS
5
BATHS
6
SQ.FT.
4,886
BUILT
1994
ON SITE
5Days
MLS
1807228
Paradise! Nestled on almost an acre of land abutting conservancy w/ Yahara River meandering through your backyard! Bring your fishing pole! Quiet dead end village road & long driveway takes you to...
4599 Prairie Fire Ct
Deforest, WI 53532
4599 Prairie Fire Ct Deforest, WI 53532
1 of 25
$549,900
Subdivision: Hawthorn Point
BEDS
4
BATHS
4
SQ.FT.
3,371
BUILT
2007
ON SITE
68Days
MLS
1800573
Sprawling executive ranch backs to conservancy w/ the views & sounds of the Yahara River. Enjoy the wildlife from the deck/patio overlooking a large flat backyard. Kitchen is a Chef's delight w/ lots...
4611 Prairie Fire Ct
Deforest, WI 53532
4611 Prairie Fire Ct Deforest, WI 53532
1 of 25
$549,900
Subdivision: Hawthorn Point
BEDS
4
BATHS
3
SQ.FT.
3,526
BUILT
2011
ON SITE
2Days
MLS
1807403
Beautiful parade quality ranch style home on secluded court in well-regarded DeForest School District. Home backs to nature conservancy with private path to nature trail. Focus on Energy certified...
6516 Gander Run
Deforest, WI 53527
6516 Gander Run Deforest, WI 53527
1 of 25
$475,000
Subdivision: Fox Hill Estates
BEDS
4
BATHS
4
SQ.FT.
3,636
BUILT
2017
ON SITE
164Days
MLS
1792955
Value Range Priced $475,00 - $525,000. Upper end pricing includes finished lower level. Spacious Executive Ranch. High end finishes throughout. Lower level features a full walkout to the large...
L69 Fountainhead Cir
Deforest, WI 53532
L69 Fountainhead Cir Deforest, WI 53532
1 of 7
$449,900
Subdivision: Savannah Brooks
BEDS
3
BATHS
2
SQ.FT.
2,125
BUILT
2017
ON SITE
87Days
MLS
1798718
To be started with an accepted offer. Beautiful 2125 sq/ft ranch home featuring 3 bedrooms, 2 full baths, great room w/corner gas fireplace. Private master bath suite, with bathtub and walk-in...
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Why Do People Live Here?

The Yahara River is a big draw for those choosing to call DeForest, WI home. The village is surrounded by natural areas and canoeing and kayaking are plentiful throughout. In addition to the river, 87 acres of parks are found throughout with more than 300 acres of conservancy space. The Yahara River Trail System provides another popular outdoor area for recreation, as well.

With plenty of trails, outdoor space to explore, miles of river, athletic fields and playgrounds, DeForest provides plenty to do. There's even a splash pad for younger children to enjoy. The village also hosts a number of community events throughout the year including the Yahara Riverfest, Memorial Day Ceremony, Dragon Art Fair and annual Bike Rodeo.

What Does the Neighborhood Look Like?

With plenty of natural beauty found throughout, DeForest provides plenty of excellent views. The village offers many established neighborhoods, such as Liberty Land, Acker Park, Pleasant Hills, Anderson, Tower Hill Meadows and Thunderbird Estates. Many newer neighborhoods are also found throughout. Conservancy Place is a Parade of Homes neighborhood offering condominiums and homes. It was built along a 3.5 mile section of the Yahara River to provide a great blend of real estate and natural space.

What's Going on Nearby?

Many of the best lakes near Madison are easy accessible from DeForest including Lake Mendota found just to the south. Lake Windsor is located even closer and the Yahara River provides plenty of water access throughout the area. The location of DeForest allows residents to enjoy the Wisconsin Dells found less than an hour away. Of course, Madison is easily accessible for residents to enjoy plenty of attractions and a short commute for work.

DeForest is also located very close to the Windsor community. Waunakee, Arlington, Maple Bluff and Sun Prairie are also found nearby.

Where Will My Kids Go To School?

DeForest is a part of the DeForest Area School District, which also serves Windsor, Vienna, Burke, Bristol, Hampden, Morrisonville and Leeds. Schools serving students in DeForest include:

  • Holum Center Half Day Kindergarten
  • Eagle Point Elementary School
  • Morrisonville Elementary School
  • Windsor Elementary School
  • Yahara Elementary School
  • DeForest Area Middle School
  • DeForest Area High School

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