Near East Side Madison Neighborhoods

Madison's Near East Side is vibrant and close to all the action. You'll love living steps from downtown and the Capitol Square, as well as all that the near East Side has to offer in terms of shops, restaurants, and entertainment. Not only is the near East Side colorful and diverse, it is arty and edgy, casual, walkable, and accessible. Check out the homes for sale below on the near East Side or scroll down to read more about why so many are flocking to the near East Side. To search for homes by near East Side neighborhood, Click Here.

Browse Near East Side Madison Homes for Sale

813 Woodward Dr, Madison
  • Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 5 Baths
  • 6,376 SqFt

813 Woodward Dr, Madison

$3,599,000
MLS® # 1898775, 48 days, Active
4146 N Veith Ave, Madison
  • Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 4,988 SqFt

4146 N Veith Ave, Madison

$2,150,000 ↓ $50,000
MLS® # 1874263, 383 days, Active
1227 Rutledge St, Madison
  • Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 1.5 Baths
  • 2,028 SqFt

1227 Rutledge St, Madison

$479,900 ↓ $20,000
MLS® # 1890662, 160 days, Active
820 Jenifer St, Madison
  • Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 1.5 Baths
  • 2,120 SqFt

820 Jenifer St, Madison

$400,000
MLS® # 1899171, 39 days, Offer-Show
206 Knutson Dr, Madison
  • Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2.5 Baths
  • 2,250 SqFt

206 Knutson Dr, Madison

$370,000
MLS® # 1884052, 241 days, Active
2818 Willard Ave, Madison
  • Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 1,114 SqFt

2818 Willard Ave, Madison

$359,000 ↓ $20,000
MLS® # 1892009, 148 days, Offer-Show
5302 Arapahoe Ln, Madison
  • Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,486 SqFt

5302 Arapahoe Ln, Madison

$350,000
MLS® # 1898603, 32 days, Offer-Show
3046 Commercial Ave, Madison
  • Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 1,665 SqFt

3046 Commercial Ave, Madison

$324,900 ↓ $22,100
MLS® # 1897868, 63 days, Active
105 Riverside Dr, Madison
  • Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,440 SqFt

105 Riverside Dr, Madison

$324,900 ↓ $4,100
MLS® # 1878611, 320 days, Active
1158 E Washington Ave, Madison
  • Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,166 SqFt

1158 E Washington Ave, Madison

$315,000 ↓ $14,900
MLS® # 1889164, 179 days, Offer-Show
2645 Union St, Madison
  • Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,116 SqFt

2645 Union St, Madison

$274,900
MLS® # 1900387, 8 days, Active
New
5406 Katie Ln, Madison
  • Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2.5 Baths
  • 1,454 SqFt

5406 Katie Ln, Madison

$270,000
MLS® # 1900730, 1 days, Active
New
307 S Few St, Madison
  • Single Family
  • 2 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 748 SqFt

307 S Few St, Madison

$265,000
MLS® # 1900207, 7 days, Offer-Show
2218 Lafollette Ave, Madison
  • Single Family
  • 2 Beds
  • 2.5 Baths
  • 1,206 SqFt

2218 Lafollette Ave, Madison

$263,000 ↓ $7,000
MLS® # 1896552, 62 days, Offer-Show
2425 E Mifflin St, Madison
  • Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 931 SqFt

2425 E Mifflin St, Madison

$249,800
MLS® # 1899867, 19 days, Active
1929 Melrose St, Madison
  • Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 1.5 Baths
  • 1,437 SqFt

1929 Melrose St, Madison

$235,000
MLS® # 1900273, 11 days, Offer-Show
New
1925 Heath Ave, Madison
  • Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 1.5 Baths
  • 1,574 SqFt

1925 Heath Ave, Madison

$234,900
MLS® # 1900561, 4 days, Offer-Show
4602 Texas Tr, Madison
  • Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 1,038 SqFt

4602 Texas Tr, Madison

$234,900
MLS® # 1898474, 52 days, Active
621 Christianson Ave, Madison
  • Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 1.5 Baths
  • 1,260 SqFt

621 Christianson Ave, Madison

$219,900 ↓ $5,000
MLS® # 1898279, 60 days, Offer-Show
2413 N Sherman Ave, Madison
  • Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,516 SqFt

2413 N Sherman Ave, Madison

$219,900 ↓ $5,100
MLS® # 1894227, 118 days, Offer-Show
2842 Commercial Ave, Madison
  • Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 1.5 Baths
  • 1,232 SqFt

2842 Commercial Ave, Madison

$199,900 ↓ $10,000
MLS® # 1893865, 125 days, Offer-Show
4422 Jay Dr, Madison
  • Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 925 SqFt

4422 Jay Dr, Madison

$193,000
MLS® # 1899376, 16 days, Offer-Show
New
2405 Dahle St, Madison
  • Single Family
  • 1 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 824 SqFt

2405 Dahle St, Madison

$185,000
MLS® # 1900460, 6 days, Offer-Show
1217 Northport Dr, Madison
  • Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 887 SqFt

1217 Northport Dr, Madison

$185,000 ↓ $5,000
MLS® # 1899285, 34 days, Active

Near East Side Madison Homes & Lifestyles

There are so many things to love about living on Madison's vibrant near East Side. Aside from coffee houses and quirky shops popping up all over, homes with character are prevalent and are, in general, more affordable. Charming vintage bungalows, 2-story victorians, and cape cods abound in older near East Side Madison neighborhoods. But be prepared to go without the big yards or garages more typically found in near West Side homes built after 1960. Fortunately you'll be able to walk virtually everywhere and off-street parking is fairly common. You may also see more rental homes woven into the fabric of near East Side neighborhoods. Your neighbors may be singles, families, or unrelated individuals sharing a house while attending undergraduate school, grad school, or working downtown or on Madison's East Side. You might even find yourself living next to a cute coffee shop or other small business storefront. After all, the near East Side is among the oldest, most historic parts of this great city.

Recreation on Madison's Near East Side

What activities and events are typically enjoyed on the near East Side? Plenty! Aside from a virtual panoply of restaurants including everything from gourmet farm to table offerings to lively pubs, there are an array of weekly and annual outdoor activities and events. There's the weekly Eastside Farmer's Market, there is Marquette Neighborhood's Waterfront Festival held every June, there is the world-music festival Fete de Marquette held in July in Central Park, there is the Orton Park Festival which celebrated its 50th anniversary in August 2015, and there are colorful street fairs such as the Willy St Fair held every September. Whether you enjoy music, eating, craft beers, dancing, shopping or people watching, there's something for everyone at the colorful events held on Madison's Near East Side.

Charming vintage homes for sale on Madison's Near East Side have become more and more sought-after in recent years. We recommend using an experienced East Side homes specialist to navigate the waters. Contact a Lake & City Homes agent today!

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