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

2125 Commercial Ave, Madison
  • Single Family
  • 0 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 288 SqFt

2125 Commercial Ave, Madison

$50,000 ↓ $10,000
MLS® # 1890521, 42 days, Active
2125 Commercial Ave, Madison
  • Single Family
  • 1 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 533 SqFt

2125 Commercial Ave, Madison

$60,000 ↓ $10,000
MLS® # 1890349, 45 days, Offer-Show
2125 Commercial Ave, Madison
  • Single Family
  • 1 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 392 SqFt

2125 Commercial Ave, Madison

$65,000 ↓ $5,000
MLS® # 1890311, 45 days, Active
2650 Union St, Madison
  • Single Family
  • 2 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 656 SqFt

2650 Union St, Madison

$140,000
MLS® # 1893272, 10 days, Offer-Show
New
1649 Lake View Ave, Madison
  • Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 1,352 SqFt

1649 Lake View Ave, Madison

$150,000
MLS® # 1893781, 4 days, Active
2914 Milwaukee St, Madison
  • Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 918 SqFt

2914 Milwaukee St, Madison

$164,900 ↓ $4,100
MLS® # 1890492, 43 days, Active
1818 Schlimgen Ave, Madison
  • Single Family
  • 2 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 1,126 SqFt

1818 Schlimgen Ave, Madison

$175,000
MLS® # 1885892, 35 days, Offer-Show
New
1369 Macarthur Rd, Madison
  • Single Family
  • 2 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 783 SqFt

1369 Macarthur Rd, Madison

$185,000
MLS® # 1893681, 5 days, Offer-Show
401 N Sherman Ave, Madison
  • Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 1.5 Baths
  • 1,247 SqFt

401 N Sherman Ave, Madison

$199,000
MLS® # 1893181, 13 days, Offer-Show
1902 Vahlen St, Madison
  • Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 1,108 SqFt

1902 Vahlen St, Madison

$199,900
MLS® # 1892196, 24 days, Offer-Show
1934 Sachtjen St, Madison
  • Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,459 SqFt

1934 Sachtjen St, Madison

$199,900 ↓ $10,000
MLS® # 1892605, 18 days, Offer-Show
New
2513 Myrtle St, Madison
  • Single Family
  • 2 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 963 SqFt

2513 Myrtle St, Madison

$199,900
MLS® # 1893922, 3 days, Active
New
1729 Fremont Ave, Madison
  • Single Family
  • 2 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 728 SqFt

1729 Fremont Ave, Madison

$200,000
MLS® # 1893840, 4 days, Active
1106 E Johnson St, Madison
  • Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 1.5 Baths
  • 975 SqFt

1106 E Johnson St, Madison

$209,900
MLS® # 1893060, 12 days, Active
New
2842 Commercial Ave, Madison
  • Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 1.5 Baths
  • 1,232 SqFt

2842 Commercial Ave, Madison

$209,900
MLS® # 1893865, 5 days, Active
3637 Brigham Ave, Madison
  • Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 1,184 SqFt

3637 Brigham Ave, Madison

$210,000
MLS® # 1892004, 21 days, Offer-Show
2633 Commercial Ave, Madison
  • Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,606 SqFt

2633 Commercial Ave, Madison

$214,000
MLS® # 1891244, 34 days, Offer-Show
3309 Portage Rd, Madison
  • Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 1,448 SqFt

3309 Portage Rd, Madison

$214,900
MLS® # 1889704, 48 days, Offer-Show
1926 Scott Ln, Madison
  • Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,840 SqFt

1926 Scott Ln, Madison

$219,000 ↓ $1,000
MLS® # 1892371, 20 days, Active
New
4526 Bonner Ln, Madison
  • Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 1.5 Baths
  • 1,529 SqFt

4526 Bonner Ln, Madison

$219,900
MLS® # 1893944, 2 days, Active
New
4506 Elgar Ln, Madison
  • Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,422 SqFt

4506 Elgar Ln, Madison

$220,000
MLS® # 1893939, 5 days, Active
710 Havey Rd, Madison
  • Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 1.5 Baths
  • 1,388 SqFt

710 Havey Rd, Madison

$224,900
MLS® # 1890121, 42 days, Offer-Show
1817 Schlimgen Ave, Madison
  • Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 1.5 Baths
  • 1,333 SqFt

1817 Schlimgen Ave, Madison

$225,000
MLS® # 1888315, 59 days, Offer-Show
2718 Myrtle St, Madison
  • Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 1.5 Baths
  • 907 SqFt

2718 Myrtle St, Madison

$225,000
MLS® # 1892761, 14 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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