Madison, WI

A cosmopolitan city of 228,000, the beautiful capital city of Madison Wisconsin, often dubbed "The Lake City", offers both small town charm and a wide range of cultural and recreational opportunities. With four lakes and 200+ parks, Madison is one of the nation's most scenic cities and a favorite Midwestern getaway.

Madison Real Estate Statistics

Madison's Average Price: $389K
Madison's Lowest List Price: $74.9K
Madison's Highest List Price: $2.9M
Madison's Total Listings: 473
Avg. Days On Market 100
Avg. Price/SQFT $231

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4146 N Veith Ave, Madison

$2,177,772

↓ $322,227

4146 N Veith Ave, Madison

3 Beds 4 Baths 4,988 SqFt Single Family MLS® # 1874263
30 Turnwood Cir, Madison

$1,825,000

↓ $151,000

30 Turnwood Cir, Madison

4 Beds 6.5 Baths 11,942 SqFt Single Family MLS® # 1918293
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814 Silver Sage Tr, Madison

$1,398,500

814 Silver Sage Tr, Madison

5 Beds 5.5 Baths 7,750 SqFt Single Family MLS® # 1934155
21 Turnwood Cir, Madison

$1,395,000

21 Turnwood Cir, Madison

4 Beds 5.5 Baths 7,061 SqFt Single Family MLS® # 1931894
2111 Adams St, Madison

$1,380,000

2111 Adams St, Madison

4 Beds 3.5 Baths 5,062 SqFt Single Family MLS® # 1927816
2055 Woods Rd, Madison

$1,350,000

2055 Woods Rd, Madison

4 Beds 3.5 Baths 5,542 SqFt Single Family MLS® # 1930269
5144 Spring Ct, Madison

$1,250,000

5144 Spring Ct, Madison

4 Beds 3.5 Baths 2,630 SqFt Single Family MLS® # 1932758
9817 Sandhill Rd, Madison

$1,195,000

9817 Sandhill Rd, Madison

5 Beds 5 Baths 4,962 SqFt Single Family MLS® # 1932467
2055 Woods Rd, Madison

$1,100,000

↓ $150,000

2055 Woods Rd, Madison

4 Beds 3.5 Baths 5,542 SqFt Single Family MLS® # 1927195
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4117 Cherokee Dr, Madison

$895,000

4117 Cherokee Dr, Madison

3 Beds 2.5 Baths 3,071 SqFt Single Family MLS® # 1934005
717 Prairie Smoke Rd, Madison

$839,000

717 Prairie Smoke Rd, Madison

5 Beds 3 Baths 3,996 SqFt Single Family MLS® # 1932839
1413 Red Tail Dr, Madison

$799,500

1413 Red Tail Dr, Madison

5 Beds 5 Baths 5,885 SqFt Single Family MLS® # 1933093
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40 N Spooner St, Madison

$768,000

40 N Spooner St, Madison

4 Beds 2.5 Baths 2,488 SqFt Single Family MLS® # 1933955
2623 Van Hise Ave, Madison

$750,000

2623 Van Hise Ave, Madison

4 Beds 2.5 Baths 2,240 SqFt Single Family MLS® # 1929313
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4122 Cherokee Dr, Madison

$750,000

4122 Cherokee Dr, Madison

3 Beds 3.5 Baths 2,638 SqFt Single Family MLS® # 1933915
1324 Rutledge St, Madison

$749,900

1324 Rutledge St, Madison

5 Beds 3.5 Baths 2,904 SqFt Single Family MLS® # 1932571
2130 Chamberlain Ave, Madison

$749,900

2130 Chamberlain Ave, Madison

3 Beds 2 Baths 2,330 SqFt Single Family MLS® # 1931733
3918 Priscilla Ln, Madison

$729,000

3918 Priscilla Ln, Madison

4 Beds 2.5 Baths 3,275 SqFt Single Family MLS® # 1933700
3010 Waunona Way, Madison

$724,900

3010 Waunona Way, Madison

3 Beds 2 Baths 1,419 SqFt Single Family MLS® # 1929989
225 Princeton Ave, Madison

$715,000

225 Princeton Ave, Madison

4 Beds 2.5 Baths 2,798 SqFt Single Family MLS® # 1931655
5 Madeline Island, Madison

$705,000

5 Madeline Island, Madison

5 Beds 4 Baths 4,216 SqFt Single Family MLS® # 1933310
722 Greystone Ln, Madison

$700,000

722 Greystone Ln, Madison

4 Beds 3.5 Baths 3,484 SqFt Single Family MLS® # 1933321
New
1916 Jefferson St, Madison

$700,000

1916 Jefferson St, Madison

3 Beds 2 Baths 1,910 SqFt Single Family MLS® # 1933371
524 Burnt Sienna Dr, Madison

$699,900

524 Burnt Sienna Dr, Madison

3 Beds 2 Baths 2,183 SqFt Single Family MLS® # 1933692

Madison WI's Capitol Building Dome

Madison, Wi Real Estate

Madison Wisconsin has long been synonymous with quality of life. Together with its natural beauty, top-rated schools, abundant cultural activities and diverse array of neighborhoods, Madison is more than a place to call home—it's a lifestyle!

Whether you're in the market for a primary residence, a retirement home or a weekend getaway, you'll find a wide variety of real estate catering to the most discriminating of tastes in Wisconsin's beautiful capital city, Madison. With its wide array of attractive housing options, including single-family homes, condos, lofts, work-live arrangements and income property, Madison remains an attractive place to call home.

Thinking of moving back to Madison as so many others are doing? Discover the wide range of Madison real estate to choose from in hundreds of Madison neighborhoods and get to know what Madison's housing market has to offer. Already live in the Madison area and thinking about a change? Check out the wide variety of Madison homes and condos for sale below. To read more about Madison WI real estate and lifestyles Click Here.

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About Madison Real Estate

UW students relaxing on Memorial Union pierWe love living in Madison – well, actually the whole metropolitan Madison area. There’s no shortage of reasons why. It’s just that the entire region – Madison proper and its neighboring towns and suburbs – offers a quality of life you won’t find in many other places.

Money magazine named Madison the "Best Place To Live in America" in 1996 and "#1 Best Mid-Sized City to Live in the Midwest" in 1998. Rich in history, culture, and natural beauty, Madison mixes casual sophistication with a distinctly Midwestern identity and appeal.

A melting pot since its 1829 founding, the city combines a vibrant sense of community and connectedness with cultural diversity, all in a modern small city setting. As state capital and home to the University of Wisconsin (go Badgers!), Madison draws national and international attention. Those institutions have helped buffer the entire region from periodic economic ups and downs, while constantly driving new business development.

Home and lifestyle choices are also diverse. City, country, luxury, rustic, single family, high density condos, warehouse loft – take your pick. Everyone you meet will tell you Madison's a great place to raise a family, build a business, or retire in style. Thankfully there are a wide variety of homes, condos, and life-work options available to suit even the most discriminating of tastes.

Are you thinking about buying or selling a home in Madison, WI? We can help with all your real estate needs from home valuation to finding your dream home! Contact us online or call 563-289-7653 to speak to one of our Madison real estate experts today!

Madison, WI Lifestyles

A cosmopolitan city with a population now exceeding 243,000, Madison Wisconsin continues to delight by combining small city charm with a wide range of exceptional educational, cultural, sports and recreational opportunities. With its famous university, the U.W.-Madison, Madison's vibrant downtown, its famous "chain of lakes" (Lakes Mendota, Monona, Waubesa, and Kegonsa), and over 200 parks and green spaces, Madison Wisconsin shines as one of the nation's most scenic cities and a favorite Midwestern getaway. 

Two Lakes Divided by a City! Downtown Madison occupies the isthmus separating Lake Monona and Lake Mendota, with the capitol dome in the middle and the Frank Lloyd Wright-designed Monona Terrace Community and Convention Center dominating the Lake Monona shoreline. The lakes are highly regarded sport-fishing destinations despite being surrounded by modern life and development.

The isthmus also divides Madison into East and West Sides, each with its own charms. Some locals say the older East Side is the “real” Madison and more in keeping with the city’s original character. Newcomers won’t find that much difference on the West Side though much of the housing is newer due to available developable land. Early city planners recognized the area’s natural beauty. Today, a coalition of regional governments remains committed to smart growth and preservation of open spaces. The area’s 200-plus parks, biking trails, and conservation areas ensure continued accessibility to natural areas.

Despite stereotypes, there’s more than cheese to local culture and dining. Locavores and other foodies celebrate the nationally acclaimed Capitol Square farmers market. The Chazen Museum and the Madison Museum of Contemporary Art host international traveling exhibitions in addition to their own permanent collections. Local music options range from the Bach Dancing and Dynamite Society to – as any fan of post-punk ‘90s pop can tell you – the occasional appearance by homegrown legends Garbage.

If you prefer small-town life, Fitchburg, Middleton, Verona, and about two dozen other communities have somehow retained their distinct Main Street America identities despite their close proximity to Madison. You won’t mistake any of them for sprawling master-planned suburban subdivisions.

Madison Neighborhoods

Madison has an abundance of neighborhoods to suit any lifestyle! Whether you're furthering your education, beginning a family, starting a business, or planning your retirement, Lake & City Homes can introduce you to the most desirable Madison homes for sale in the most sought-after, award-winning neighborhoods.

You'll want to decide whether to focus your search on the East Side or the West Side or whether you want to focus your search downtown or on one of our lakes. We have homes on all sides of our beautiful lakes, so be prepared to fall in love with a home in an area you might not have been considering!

For more information on Madison real estate and Madison homes for sale, contact a Lake & City Homes Madison specialist today!

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