Birmingham

Why you'd want to live in Birmingham

Nestled amid some of the nation’s most affluent suburbs, Downtown Birmingham is a center for business, social and cultural activities. The City has a lively, pedestrian-friendly downtown offering one of the Midwest's premiere shopping districts. Comprised of nearly 300 retailers, the City offers a wonderfully diverse assortment of restaurants, clothing and gift stores, salons, spas, antique shops, and art galleries. Movie theatres and a centrally located park complete the city center. Whether you want to stroll the streets with your family and grab an ice cream, or check out the latest in designer fashions capped off with an evening of some of Metro’s Detroit’s finest dining, Birmingham offers it all. Our city is truly a place to "live, shop, and play". Our city appreciates art and culture in its many forms. Visitors to Birmingham can spend a summer evening listening to a concert in the park, attend one of our many festivals or music concerts, take a Sunday morning stroll at the Farmers' Market, browse our galleries, or take in the latest movies at one of our two theatres. Our recreational amenities are plentiful, with over 20 parks offering passive and active recreational opportunities. Tennis courts, two municipal golf courses, baseball diamonds, soccer pitches, playground equipment and picnic areas await you in Birmingham. A wooded trail system, urban bike paths and the Rouge River all wind their way through the heart of the City. There truly is a lot to explore and do in Birmingham, come experience us today! via City of Birmingham Website

Birmingham Market Report

$981,301

AVERAGE PRICE OF 228 HOMES

$1,191,474

AVERAGE PRICE OF 12 DISTRESSED HOMES

$1,785,956

AVERAGE PRICE OF 76 MULTI-MILLION DOLLAR HOMES

$1,492,124

AVERAGE PRICE OF 76 NEWLY BUILT HOMES

$1,047,481

AVERAGE PRICE OF 12 HOMES WITH A POOL

$668,830

AVERAGE PRICE OF 45 REDUCED PRICE HOMES

Average Home

Average Price $981,301
Avg Bedrooms 3 beds
Avg Bathrooms 2.96 baths

Average Price by Bedrooms

1 bedroom $281,831
2 bedrooms $865,380
3 bedrooms $723,475
4 bedrooms $1,094,776
5 bedrooms $1,775,650
Birmingham Home Price Trends
  1/2017 12/2016 11/2016 10/2016 9/2016
Total Listings 218 256 287 305 323
Average Price $985,177 $954,820 $913,869 $930,341 $944,910
Avg Price Change +3.18% +4.48% -1.80% -1.57% n/a
Median Price $791,829 $748,720 $690,893 $698,091 $719,982
Med Price Change +5.76% +8.37% -1.04% -3.14% n/a
Avg Bedrooms 3 beds 3 beds 3 beds 3 beds 3 beds
Avg Bathrooms 2.97 baths 2.94 baths 2.89 baths 2.9 baths 2.93 baths
Home Price by House Size
Total Homes Average Price Avg Days on Market
All Homes 228 $981,301 98 days
Distressed Homes 12 $1,191,474 102 days
Multi-Million Dollar Homes 76 $1,785,956 127 days
Newly Built Homes 76 $1,492,124 145 days
Homes with a Pool 12 $1,047,481 90 days
Reduced Price Homes 45 $668,830 167 days