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

$972,363

AVERAGE PRICE OF 232 HOMES

$425,000

AVERAGE PRICE OF 1 DISTRESSED HOMES

$1,785,007

AVERAGE PRICE OF 76 MULTI-MILLION DOLLAR HOMES

$1,462,052

AVERAGE PRICE OF 70 NEWLY BUILT HOMES

$1,441,988

AVERAGE PRICE OF 9 HOMES WITH A POOL

$684,661

AVERAGE PRICE OF 50 REDUCED PRICE HOMES

Average Home

Average Price $972,363
Avg Bedrooms 3 beds
Avg Bathrooms 2.97 baths

Average Price by Bedrooms

1 bedroom $314,793
2 bedrooms $732,352
3 bedrooms $702,730
4 bedrooms $1,077,139
5 bedrooms $1,648,919
Birmingham Home Price Trends
  2/2017 1/2017 12/2016 11/2016 10/2016
Total Listings 223 218 256 287 305
Average Price $976,059 $985,177 $954,820 $913,869 $930,341
Avg Price Change -0.93% +3.18% +4.48% -1.80% -1.57%
Median Price $792,810 $791,829 $748,720 $690,893 $698,091
Med Price Change +0.12% +5.76% +8.37% -1.04% -3.14%
Avg Bedrooms 3 beds 3 beds 3 beds 3 beds 3 beds
Avg Bathrooms 2.96 baths 2.97 baths 2.94 baths 2.89 baths 2.9 baths
Home Price by House Size
Total Homes Average Price Avg Days on Market
All Homes 232 $972,363 87 days
Distressed Homes 1 $425,000 116 days
Multi-Million Dollar Homes 76 $1,785,007 109 days
Newly Built Homes 70 $1,462,052 133 days
Homes with a Pool 9 $1,441,988 100 days
Reduced Price Homes 50 $684,661 140 days