Madison WI Real Estate

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The capital of Wisconsin, Madison has a population of close to 250,000 residents. It's the second largest city in Wisconsin and the metro area has a population close to 600,000 residents. It was named at the capital of the territory in 1836 and became the capital of Wisconsin as the state when it joined the Union in 1848. 

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Why Do People Live Here?

With over 100 unique neighborhoods and plenty of surrounding communities, Madison has become a popular place for those relocating for work, school or any other reason. In addition to the Madison neighborhoods, the city is surrounded by 27 suburbs all with unique appeal. The city offers plenty of condos, along with single-family homes and other housing options. Even the suburbs of Madison offer some condominium living options.

Quality of life has become one of the main things Madison, Wisconsin is known for. With top-rated schools, plenty of things to do and a variety of neighborhood options, it has become a popular place to call home. Many home buyers from retirees to young families choose to call the city home.

What Does the Neighborhood Look Like?

Madison provides a wide array of features blended well with the natural beauty of the area. It was named by Money Magazine as one of the "Best Places to Live in America" and as the #1 Best Mid-Sized City to Live in the Midwest." The abundance of culture mixed with plenty of outdoor areas makes it a popular city for all ages.

No matter what you're looking for, as a home buyer, you can find it in Madison. The East Side offers some of the more historic areas and plenty of character, while the West Side offer newer options with some developable land. Even those looking for a small town feel will find it in surrounding areas, such as Verona, Fitchburg and Middleton.

Bicycling is another huge thing residents enjoy throughout Madison. The city was given a Platinum Level award as a Bicycle Friend Community by the League of American Bicyclists in 2015. This designation was only given to five cities. An abundance of trails are found all throughout the city and the surrounding communities.

What's Going on Nearby?

The City of Madison encompassed so many great attractions, such as the Chazen Museum or the Madison Museum of Contemporary Art. Many outdoor parks and attractions are also found nearby. With Middleton, Verona and other surrounding communities maintaining their Main Street America identities, there's plenty for residents to enjoy nearby.

Some of the top attractions found throughout the city include the Olbrich Botanical Gardens, the University of Wisconsin-Madison, the Henry Vilas Zoo, the Alliant Energy Center and State Street.

Where Will My Kids Go To School?

The schools vary from one neighborhood to another. Forbes Magazine did rank Madison as the second best in the entire country for education. A total of 46 public schools serve the area with five public high schools found throughout the city. Many private schools are also available, some with religious affiliation and some without. Madison is also home to the University of Wisconsin-Madison and many other colleges and universities.

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Best of Wisconsin Homes Community Spotlight - Madison Wisconsin

Check out the Clean Lakes Alliance
Best of Wisconsin Homes Community Spotlight - Madison Wisconsin In today's episode of the best of Wisconsin homes community spotlight, we have Adam Sodersten talk about Clean Lakes Alliance. Clean Lakes Alliance is a non-profit organization with its main goal is to protect the 5 big lakes. Because the lake is the center of the community - Mendota, with almost 26 miles of shoreline, Mendota is the largest lake in the area and the eighth largest in all of Wisconsin. - Lake Monona - Lake Waubesa - Lake Wing
East Madison Hub of Activity at Garver Feed Mill
In today's episode of the best of Wisconsin homes community spotlight, we have Bethany Jurewicz-Director of public programming to talk about the award-winning Garver Feed Mill. Garver Feed Mill is an award-winning turn-of-the-century building on Madison's near East Side that is home to a collection of producers, artisan food makers, wellness studios, and hospitality providers. Did you know? That Garver Feed Mill can occupy around 300-400 people. So what are you waiting for? Get to see what Garver Feed Mi
East Madison Hotspot - The Goodman Community Center
Here's another episode of the best of Wisconsin homes community spotlight we have Letesha Nelson of The Goodman Community Center here to talk about The Goodman Community Center. A community-based center that welcomes ages from 3 to 103 ages. MISSION The Goodman Community Center strengthens lives and secure futures. VISION A community that’s thriving because everyone is valued and has the resources they need to be successful. The Goodman Six GoodmanSix GraphicThese six values are part of the fabric of th
Memorial Union Terrace - a True Madison Experience
Here's another episode of the best of Wisconsin homes community spotlight we have Shauna Breneman from the Memorial Union Terrace. Welcome to the Terrace! There's nothing like the historic Memorial Union Terrace––and we're here for you this summer! It's Terrace Time Come enjoy the iconic sunburst chairs, beautiful lake views, gorgeous sunsets, and your food faves. No reservations are needed—just enter along the east side of Memorial Union, outside or indoors, to experience the Terrace. We're planning ou
Dane County Regional Airport
Here's another episode of the best of Wisconsin homes community spotlight we have Michael Riechers from Dane County Regional Airport. The Dane County Regional Airport is "en route" to an early post-pandemic recovery as nonstop services return to the airport earlier than expected. Several airlines canceled their nonstop routes from the Dane County Regional Airport last spring due to COVID-19 concerns and financial losses. Less than half of the airport’s original nonstops were reinstated by the beginning
Breese Stevens Field - Pro Soccer and Entertainment Venue
Here's another episode of the best of Wisconsin homes community spotlight we have Conor Caloia from the Breese Stevens Field. Located in 917 Mifflin, Madison Breese Stevens Field is a multi-purpose stadium listed on the National Registry of Historic Places and located in downtown Madison on East Washington Avenue. The facility hosts athletic events, concerts, community events, and more annually. Designated a City of Madison Landmark on October 16, 1995, this historic stadium seats 3,740 (grandstand), 5,593
Biking in Madison
Biking In Madison Wisconsin! It is the best way to get around. Thanks to an extensive network of bike paths that wind through the city. Whether you're into open road or mountain biking, Madison has something for everyone.

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